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Climbing Bean 'Blauhilde' - 1 packet (75 climbing bean seeds)

Climbing Bean 'Blauhilde' - 1 packet (75 climbing bean seeds)

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Enjoy delicious bunches of stringless, purple, fleshy pods picked straight from your garden. The colourful pods of Climbing French Bean 'Blauhilde' reach up to 27cm (11") and can be picked continuously over a long period from July to October. This attractive and tasty variety also has good resistance to Bean Mosaic Virus so you can be sure of an excellent yield. Height: 180cm (70"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Companion planting: Try growing French beans with Nasturtiums to draw aphids away from your crop.


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Price: £2.99

Climbing Bean Mixed - 1 packet (45 climbing bean seeds)

Climbing Bean Mixed - 1 packet (45 climbing bean seeds)

A colourful collection of tasty French Beans! Climbing Bean Mixed combines 3 of the best varieties from the latest breeding programmes, each with different flower and pod colours. These high yielding varieties produce excellent crops of stringless, flavoursome, 25cm (10") pods which hold in prime condition for much longer than traditional varieties. An excellent choice for adding colour to the vegetable plot as well as on the plate. Height: 180cm (70"). Spread: 30cm (12").

  • Collection comprises:
  • Climbing Bean 'Monte Cristo' - Tender, bright green pods with white seeds.
  • Climbing Bean 'Carminat' - Fleshy purple pods with beige seeds.
  • Climbing Bean 'Monte Gusto' - Waxy, pale yellow pods with brown seeds.

Price: £2.99

VegTrug™ Patio Planter - 1 patio planter (racing green)

VegTrug™ Patio Planter - 1 patio planter (racing green)

The VegTrug™ Patio Planter is an obelisk style, brightly coloured planter that is designed for climbing plants. It can be used to grow vertical growing vegetables, such as runner beans and peas, or climbing flowers such as Clematis and Sweet Peas. It is very easy to put together, and is delivered in a box and makes an ideal gardening gift. It will add instant height and colour to a garden patio, decking or balcony.

Available in the following colours: Racing Green, Lime Green, Purple, Red.

Product dimensions: Height: 153cm, Width: 30cm, Depth: 30cm.

Price: £19.99

Annual Flower Border Seed Collection - 15 varieties - 1 packet of each (4930 seeds in total)

Annual Flower Border Seed Collection - 15 varieties - 1 packet of each (4930 seeds in total)

Summer flowering annuals are ideal for creating a quick and easy parade of colour for your borders and containers. With so many to choose from, it can be hard to decide which annuals to grow for the most effective display. We've grouped together varieties by height to help you make the best of your borders. Height and spread: up to 45cm (18").

  • Collection comprises:
  • Short Annuals
  • Cosmos 'Brightness' (100 seeds) - Semi-double blooms above mounds of feathery green foliage.
  • Antirrhinum 'Reminiscent Mixed' F1 Hybrid (50 seeds) - Pastel blooms are carried on compact, bushy plants.
  • Californian Poppy 'Jelly Beans' (125 seeds) - Fully double blooms in a vibrant colour range.
  • Marigold 'Vanilla Cream' (50 seeds) - Gorgeous double blooms on neat bushy plants.
  • Zinnia 'Zahara Mixed' (15 seeds) - Possibly the best mixture of dwarf bedding zinnias available.
  • Medium Annuals
  • Calendula 'Neon' (100 seeds) - Glowing orange, double flowers edged in burgundy.
  • Wild Poppy 'Flanders' (2000 seeds) - Ideal for creating a bright splash of colour.
  • Rudbeckia 'All Sorts Mixed' (170 seeds) - Doubles, singles, quilled blooms and more.
  • Cerinthe 'Major Purpurascens' (10 seeds) - Unusual, nodding, rich purple flowers, surrounded by blue-purple bracts.
  • Dahlia 'Bishops Children' (50 seeds) - A fiery mix for a bright splash of long lasting colour.
  • Tall Annuals
  • Nicotiana sylvestris (2000 seeds) - Stout spikes bearing a cascading heads of fragrant white blooms.
  • Cosmos 'All sorts mixed' (100 seeds) - A colourful mix including the much-sought-after picotees and stripes.
  • Nasturtium 'Jewel of Africa' (25 seeds) - Variegated climbing Nasturtiums in a balanced mixture of colours.
  • Sweet Pea 'Fragrantissima' (35 seeds) - An even balance of colour and fragrance.
  • Ammi 'Graceland' (100 seeds) - Lacy white flower heads float above ferny foliage.

Price: £24.99