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Allium Collection - 100 allium bulb mix

Allium Collection - 100 allium bulb mix

Upright stems add a strong vertical accent to cottage garden borders. These magnificent allium bulbs produce an explosion of colour, followed by architectural seedheads that create a spectacular autumn display. Undemanding and easy to grow, these magnificent allium flowers are also excellent for cutting.

  • Allium aflatunese (16 bulbs) - Dense globes of mauve-purple flowers measuring up to 10cm (4") across in early summer. Height: 90cm (35"). Spread: 10cm (4"). Bulb size 4/5.
  • Allium sphaerocephalon (24 bulbs) - An understated allium with unusual oval shaped, purple green flower heads, that associates beautifully with swaying grasses. Height: 50cm to 1 metre (20" to 40"). Spread: 8cm (3").Bulb size 4/5.
  • Allium caeruleum (50 bulbs) - Bright blue globes of starry flowers are carried on stiff upright stems. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size 4/5.
  • Allium 'Purple Sensation' (10 bulbs) - Globes of starry purple flowers that measure up to 8cm (3") across. Height: 90cm (36"). Spread: 10cm (4"). Bulb size 10/12.

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Price: £9.99

Allium 'Big Impact Mixed' - 16 allium bulbs

Allium 'Big Impact Mixed' - 16 allium bulbs

  • Customer favourite
Add height and structure to your borders with these superb summer-flowering bulbs. Undemanding and easy to grow, Allium 'Big Impact Mixed' will give you a wonderful assortment of flower shapes, sizes and colours that are superb for cut flower displays. Don't forget that their attractive and architectural seed heads will also add autumnal interest later in the season. Height ranges from: 60 -90cm (24-36"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Bulb size: 14/16.

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Price: £6.99 - £16.99

Allium 'Globemaster' - 1 allium bulb

Allium 'Globemaster' - 1 allium bulb

Hundreds of starry lilac-purple blooms form the incredible flower heads of this RHS AGM variety. The magnificent, spherical blooms of Allium 'Globemaster' are up to 15cm (6") across! Flowering only once in a season, the blooms are followed by skeletal seedheads for a spectacular autumn display. Undemanding and easy to grow, these purple alliums are guaranteed to add the 'wow' factor to borders and cut flower arrangements. Height: 80cm (31"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Bulb size 18/20.

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Price: £8.99 - £17.99

Allium ramosum - 3 allium bulbs

Allium ramosum - 3 allium bulbs

Silvery-white, starry flowers are held aloft on stiff, uypright stems for a simple, understated display. Allium ramosum flowers from May to July, neatly filling the gap between spring and summer when other bulbs are finished and herbaceous borders are yet to bloom. This dainty little Ornamental Onion is undemanding and easy to grow. Perfect for dotting through rock gardens or growing in bold drifts throughout borders. Bulb size 1. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 10cm (4").


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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Price: £12.99 - £18.99

Summer Flowering Bulb Collection - 425 spring bulbs

Summer Flowering Bulb Collection - 425 spring bulbs

This collection includes five of the most popular and colourful summer-flowering bulbs: Allium Shaerocephalon, Ixia Hogarth, Freesia Mixed, Anemone Blanda and Gladioli mix. Plant them amongst perennials for a pop of colour or in borders and patio pots for a bright display. Supplied as bulbs. These bulbs can be planted straight away, but will be fine to plant right through to late April. The bulbs will begin to flower in 10-12 weeks, although it will vary for each variety with the final flowers coming in July to August.

  • Collection includes -
  • Allium sphaerocephalon (120 bulbs) - An understated allium with unusual oval shaped, purple green flower heads, that associates beautifully with swaying grasses. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size 4/5.
  • Ixia Hogarth (95 bulbs) - This South African corn lily has creamy-white flowers with dark purple centres making an unusual addition to sunny borders and containers with its colourful and free flowering display. Bulb size 05+. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 20cm (8").
  • Freesia Mixed (95 bulbs) - A mix of strong solid flower colours for vibrant container displays in the garden or statement cut flower displays in the home. Perfect for growing in patio containers where their fragrance can be appreciated. Alternatively plant freesia corms at the front of a sunny border where you can get up close to that iconic perfume. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").
  • Anemone Blanda (95 bulbs) - Create a spring carpet of delicate flowers in a mixture of pastel tints with these soft Anemone plants. Delightful daisy shaped blooms with a golden eye are carried above soft green dissected leaves. These graceful beauties are ideal for planting through rockeries, borders and alpine troughs. For maximum impact, try naturalising them in drifts through grass or open woodland. Height: 10cm (4"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Bulb size: 4/5cm.
  • Gladioli mix (20 bulbs) - The hardiest gladioli available! These tough little sword lilies are excellent for planting in groups where they will form large clumps over time. The beautiful hand-painted blooms of hardy Gladioli Mixed are carried on compact stems that won’t need staking, and the loose spikes of bloom make superb cut flowers too. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6").

Price: £7.99

Globe Metal Obelisk (Black) - 1 small obelisk (black)

Globe Metal Obelisk (Black) - 1 small obelisk (black)

Add a modern feel to your beds and borders with the Globe Metal Obelisk in black. Available in three different sizes, these obelisks look superb grouped together, adding height and structure to your planting schemes. The strong steel frames are ideal for supporting climbing plants such as sweet peas, Clematis and morning glory, or alternatively they can be used as topiary frames for growing box and Euonymus. Try underplanting with Alliums to reflect the globe shape of the frame! Each joint has been gas welded and bead blasted for a professional smooth finish, making this a worthy garden feature all year round.

Product dimensions:
Small - Height: 90cm (35"). Width: 30cm (12").
Medium - Height: 120cm (47"). Width: 40cm (16").
Large - Height: 150cm (59"). Width: 50cm (20").

Price: £21.99 - £29.99

Shallot 'Prisma' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (75 onion seeds)

Shallot 'Prisma' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (75 onion seeds)

From seed! Each seed of Shallot Prisma produces a single attractive shiny reddish-brown skinned, white fleshed round shallot bulb, with a distinct flavour. No risk of transferring virus of white rot as with sets and the bulbs of Shallot Prisma store well.

Price: £0.99

Onion 'Paris Silver Skinned' - 1 packet (500 seeds)

Onion 'Paris Silver Skinned' - 1 packet (500 seeds)

The perfect pickling onion! This super variety can be sown thickly to produce high yields of tiny bite-sized onions. The small bulbs can also be used in salads or cooked whole in casseroles and stews. Onion 'Paris Silver Skinned' is quick and easy to grow on even the poorest of soils. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 5cm (2").

Price: £1.99

Leek 'All Season Collection' - 1 packet (60 leek seed mix)

Leek 'All Season Collection' - 1 packet (60 leek seed mix)

We've built our leek collection on hardy, disease resistant British-bred varieties so you can be sure your crop will stand up to winter and summer extremes with little risk of rust, bulbing or bolting. This collection comprises; 'Lincoln', 'Oarsman' and 'Below Zero'. Oarsman bulks out quickly for the earliest summer harvest. Lincoln covers autumn and winter, while Below Zero takes you round to spring.

Price: £3.99

Shallot 'Lorient' - 1 packet (125 shallot seeds)

Shallot 'Lorient' - 1 packet (125 shallot seeds)

Finally a shallot you can reliably grow from seed! British-bred Shallot Lorient has been developed over 14 years with UK gardeners in mind. This superb variety offers superior performance compared to other seed varieties, and matches planting sets (immature bulbs) in terms of reliability, garden performance, and pest and disease resistance. Shallot Lorient is tough from the get go, making a strong start even in a cold spring. Mildew resistant and slow to bolt under the summer heat, this top-performer soldiers on to produce long, richly-sweet bulbs that add a real gourmet depth to any dish where onions are called for. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").

Price: £1.99

Onion 'Santero' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (75 seeds)

Onion 'Santero' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (75 seeds)

Spring planting. Heat treated.

The answer to gardeners' prayers! Heat treated early main crop, Onion 'Santero' F1 Hybrid is the first onion set with resistance to downy mildew, a potentially disastrous fungal foliage disease.


This 'Rijnsburger' type onion produces copper brown, oval-to-round bulbs with medium skin thickness. Yields are similar in quality and quantity to other F1 maincrop varieties currently available, and bulbs have great storage potential. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").

Price: £0.99

Leek 'Mussleburgh' (Start-A-Garden™ Range) - 1 packet (180 leek seeds)

Leek 'Mussleburgh' (Start-A-Garden™ Range) - 1 packet (180 leek seeds)

A tried and tested old favourite with superb garden performance and long, thick, quality stems. Impressive winter hardiness, providing bumper crops of tasty stems.

Price: £0.99

Onion 'Borettana' - 1 packet (500 onion seeds)

Onion 'Borettana' - 1 packet (500 onion seeds)

Small flat bulbs for salads, pickling and stir frys.

Price: £0.99

Spring Onion 'White Lisbon' (Start-A-Garden™ Range) - 1 packet (263 spring onion seeds)

Spring Onion 'White Lisbon' (Start-A-Garden™ Range) - 1 packet (263 spring onion seeds)

Customers' favourite. An easy to grow spring onion with a mild flavour and smooth white skin. Quick to mature, ready in just 9- 10 weeks from sowing. Ideal for sowing at regular intervals for a continuous crop of tasty salad onions.

Price: £0.99

Onion 'Kappa' - 1 packet (200 onion seeds)

Onion 'Kappa' - 1 packet (200 onion seeds)

An unusual cylindrical shape means these golden-skinned onions can be grown at a closer spacing than normal, for increased cropping! Lending itself perfectly to slicing, the delicious, crisp white flesh of Onion 'Kappa' is perfect for making onion rings, tasty burger toppings and salads. Late maturing, this superb onion variety has good storage potential. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions


Price: £1.99

Leek 'Autumn Giant 2 - Argenta' - 1 packet (150 seeds)

Leek 'Autumn Giant 2 - Argenta' - 1 packet (150 seeds)

Performs outstandingly whether sown early or late and does well over a long season. Leek 'Autumn Giant 2 Argenta' matures in October, yet stands ready for harvest right through to May. The high quality, thick, long and very heavy stems have an excellent mild flavour. This NIAB recommended variety produces good yields with few bolters. Height: 45cm (18�). Spread: 30cm (12�).

Price: £2.99

Spring Onion 'Winter White Bunching' - 1 packet (500 seeds)

Spring Onion 'Winter White Bunching' - 1 packet (500 seeds)

A dual purpose onion that resists bulbing up enabling it to be pulled for a longer period than regular varieties. Spring Onion Winter White Bunching has excellent overwintering qualities, can be sown either late August for late May pulling or in spring and summer for summer/autumn crops.

Price: £1.99

Leek 'Northern Lights' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (45 leek seeds)

Leek 'Northern Lights' F1 Hybrid - 1 packet (45 leek seeds)

  • Colour changing stems
  • British bred for winter hardiness
  • 4 month winter harvest window
A visually stunning leek with great flavour. Ideal for the show bench and the kitchen. This British-bred maincrop leek variety shows excellent winter hardiness, allowing for harvests through December to March. The blue-green leaves turn a stunning shade of purple as the coldest winter temperatures set in. Brighten up your winter veg patch and your winter dinner plate with the prettiest leek in our collection.

Price: £2.99

Leek 'Bulgaarse Reuzen - Lincoln' - 1 packet (100 leek seeds)

Leek 'Bulgaarse Reuzen - Lincoln' - 1 packet (100 leek seeds)

If you can't wait for the autumn leek harvest, use Leek Lincoln to bring your crops into summer! We've selected this vigorous grower to bring you the earliest picking. An early spring sowing will lead to medium sized clean white shanks for picking in late summer. With little risk of bolting and inbuilt disease resistance, Leek Lincoln also stands well in the soil for harvest right through autumn - if you have the restraint to leave some of the tender, full flavoured shanks in the ground that long! Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12").

Price: £2.69

Allium 'Gladiator' - 1 x 2 litre potted allium plant

Allium 'Gladiator' - 1 x 2 litre potted allium plant

Hundreds of starry purple blooms with delicate silvery tips form these incredible allium flower heads. The magnificent, spherical blooms of Allium 'Gladiator' are up to 15cm (6") across! Flowering only once in a season, the blooms are followed by skeletal seedheads for a spectacular autumn display. Undemanding and easy to grow, these purple alliums are guaranteed to add the 'wow' factor to borders and cut flower arrangements. Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 15cm (6").

Price: £12.99 - £19.99

Allium 'Purple Sensation' - 48 allium bulbs

Allium 'Purple Sensation' - 48 allium bulbs

One of the best and most majestic Alliums for your late-spring garden, 'Purple Sensation' is a sun-loving, drought-tolerant variety producing spectacular lilac-purple flowers up to 15cm (6in) in diameter. Be sure to plant among other perennials that also have good structure. Height: 90cm. Spread: 30cm. Bulb size: 10/12.

Price: £11.99 - £23.99

Allium moly - 100 allium bulbs

Allium moly - 100 allium bulbs

A vigorous little allium bearing dense clusters of star-shaped, golden yellow flowers from late spring. Neat clumps of grey-green, strap-like foliage are quick to establish and will rapidly spread to naturalize beneath shrubs and throughout woodland areas. Allium moly is easy to grow, needing little attention throughout the season, and returning in a bigger and better display each year. Bulb size 4/5. Height: 15cm (6") Spread: 5cm (2").

Price: £9.99

Bumper Spring Bulb Collection - 425 mixed bulbs

Bumper Spring Bulb Collection - 425 mixed bulbs

A great value collection of 425 spring bulbs that will bring wonderful colour to your garden to chase the winter greys away. All varieties are available individually buy the collection of all 5 varieties to get a spring full of colour. This collection includes:

  • 85 Muscari armeniacum bulbs
  • 100 Allium Moly bulbs
  • 55 Anemone 'St Brigid' bulbs
  • 100 Chionodoxa bulbs
  • 85 Mixed Ixia Bulbs

Price: £14.99

Onion 'Shakespeare' (Autumn Planting) - 375g of onion sets

Onion 'Shakespeare' (Autumn Planting) - 375g of onion sets

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Autumn Planting.

A british bred variety with superb over wintering qualities and producing darker brown-skinned bulbs than most varieties. Onion 'Shakespeare' forms good sized bulbs, with excellent skin quality and storage potential. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions


Pack size info: 375g equates to approximately 75 onion sets.

Price: £3.99 - £6.99

Onion 'Hercules' (Spring Planting) - 375g of onion sets

Onion 'Hercules' (Spring Planting) - 375g of onion sets

  • Our best show variety
  • Introduced exclusively by T&M

Spring planting.

A well named onion, producing large, almost round, well flavoured bulbs with attractive dark golden brown skins. Onion 'Hercules' has been noted for its outstanding performance in RHS assessment trials, winning an RHS Award of Garden Merit. An excellent early or mid season variety that stores well. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion Planting


Pack size info: 375g equates to approximately 75 onion sets.

Price: £3.99 - £6.99

Elephant Garlic (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 12 garlic cloves

Elephant Garlic (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 12 garlic cloves

Spring/Autumn planting. Hardneck.

Elephant Garlic is not a true garlic but a stem leek, which produces massive bulbs approximately 10cm (4") in diameter. The cloves are also much larger than conventional garlic with a milder taste, making it suitable for a wide choice of culinary uses, especially roasting. Available for Spring or Autumn planting. Height: 90cm (36"). Spread: 20cm (8").


Useful links:

How to grow garlic

Price: £5.99 - £9.99

Garlic 'Arno' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

Garlic 'Arno' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

These comparatively small bulbs certainly pack a strong pungency and a high clove count. Under optimum conditions, from an autumn planting expect to harvest 30-32 bulbs (up to 2kgs), each with 16 or so individual cloves. Garlic Arno will crop through June and July and offers excellent storage opportunities through to the following spring. This soft neck garlic produces pure white bulbs and compact pink-beige cloves. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6")

Price: £4.99 - £7.99

Shallot 'Hative de Niort' (Autumn Planting) - 5 shallot bulbs

Shallot 'Hative de Niort' (Autumn Planting) - 5 shallot bulbs

Autumn planting.

Shallot Hative de Niort is the exhibitors favourite but also has superb taste for a wide range of culinary dishes. The brown skinned bulbs have that classic elongated pear shape with excellent uniformity. Plant from late October through to late February, if your soil conditions are likely to be very wet or in an exposed site, then plant the individual bulbs into 75mm ( 3in) pots of compost in your unheated greenhouse or a coldframe to plant out once soil conditions are favourable.

Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions

Price: £9.99 - £16.99

Onion 'Garnet' (Spring Planting) - 150 onion sets

Onion 'Garnet' (Spring Planting) - 150 onion sets

Spring planting. Heat treated.

Originally introduced by T&M, Onion 'Garnet' is now a commercially established variety from British breeding. An improved version of Onion 'Red Baron', 'Garnet' produces more single centred bulbs that are slightly earlier to mature; from mid July onwards. This variety has been heat treated to reduce bolting risk on planting, which occurs particularly in red varieties. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

Price: £3.99 - £6.99

Garlic 'Germidour' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

Garlic 'Germidour' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

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Spring/Autumn planting. Softneck garlic.

Well-known and reliable, Garlic 'Germidour' comes from French production that is well adapted to British conditions. This softneck variety produces large, white bulbs with a mild but still rich flavour. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Useful links:

How to grow garlic

Price: £4.99 - £7.99

Shallot 'Vigarmor' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 20 shallot sets

Shallot 'Vigarmor' (Spring/Autumn Planting) - 20 shallot sets

Spring/Autumn planting.

Often referred to as the Banana shallot, this modern French variety has a distinctively long shape. Shallot 'Vigarmor' produces high yields of golden skinned bulbs with a firm pink flesh that is packed with flavour. This popular spring/autumn planting variety is especially useful for its excellent storage ability. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").

Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions

Price: £5.99

Shallot 'Red Sun' (Spring planting) - 20 shallot sets

Shallot 'Red Sun' (Spring planting) - 20 shallot sets

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Spring planting.

Gaining in popularity due to its attractive red tinged skin, Shallot 'Red Sun' is arguably the best of the red shallots. Producing good yields of crisp, white fleshed bulbs of excellent flavour for cooking, salads or for pickling. Bulbs have long storage potential. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions

Price: £5.99

Garlic 'Picardy Wight' (Spring Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

Garlic 'Picardy Wight' (Spring Planting) - 2 garlic bulbs

Spring planting. Softneck garlic.

Originating from Picardy in Northern France, Garlic 'Picardy Wight is suitable for spring or autumn planting. This softneck variety produces strong flavoured bulbs with long storage potential. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Useful links:

How to grow garlic

Price: £4.99 - £7.99

Onion 'Electric' (Autumn Planting) - 375g of onion sets

Onion 'Electric' (Autumn Planting) - 375g of onion sets

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Autumn planting.

An overwintering variety producing shiny red skinned, semi globe shaped bulbs with crisp, pink-tinged flesh. Onion 'Electric' makes a lovely addition to salads and stir fries. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions


Pack size info: 375g equates to approximately 75 onion sets.

Price: £3.99 - £6.99

Shallot 'Eschalote Grise' (Autumn Planting) - 20 shallot bulbs

Shallot 'Eschalote Grise' (Autumn Planting) - 20 shallot bulbs

Autumn Planting.

A khaki coloured shallot originating in Kazakhstan, and rarely seen in Britain. This gourmet Shallot 'Eschalote Grise' is prized in French cuisine for its intense and concentrated flavour. Pack size: Approx. 500g. Approx. 20 sets. Height 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions

Price: £9.99

Shallot 'Springfield' (Spring planting) - 20 shallot sets

Shallot 'Springfield' (Spring planting) - 20 shallot sets

Spring planting.

These high yielding, shiny bronzed-skinned shallots have good bolting resistance. The reddish tinted flesh of Shallot 'Springfield' has a strong flavour so is ideal for pickling/stews and casseroles. Bulbs store very well. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions

Price: £5.99