Tulipa 'Blue Heron'

fringed tulip bulbs

10 bulbs £5.99 Buy
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30 bulbs £15.00 Buy
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High-sheen, lilac-blue tulip with neatly fringed, crystalline edging to the petals - the flowers bend outwards as they open to reveal a paler silver-lilac middle.

Val Bourne - Garden Writer

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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: Apr-May
  • Flower colour: violet-blue
  • Other features: excellent cut-flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 11/12

    The violet-blue open flowers have a darker centre and an attractive pale lilac frilly edge that resembles hoar frosting. They are long lasting, either in the border or as cut flowers.

  • Garden care: In September to December plant bulbs 15-20cm deep and 10-15cm apart in fertile, well-drained soil. Alternatively, allow 7-9 bulbs per 30cm sq. After flowering dead-head and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each week for the first month. Once the foliage has died down naturally lift the bulbs and store in a cool greenhouse.

    • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy

Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'

Korean Lilac

Lots of pale pink-lilac flowers. Dense habit ideal for a small garden

£12.99 Buy

Magnolia × soulangeana

magnolia

A popular choice, with pink, goblet-shaped flowers

£24.99 Buy

Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud'

beauty bush

Graceful, arching shrub with pink flowers

£9.99 Buy
 

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