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Plants for Shade | Plants for a Purpose | Thompson & Morgan

Most gardeners have at least one difficult spot in their garden. One of the most challenging is the shade cast by buildings and trees. A shady spot can be difficult for plants as it creates a cool environment and is often coupled with dry soil or very damp soil. However there are many plants that…

How to grow Hyacinths | Thompson & Morgan

These popular spring bulbs produce showy and highly fragrant flowers on neat compact stems. Ideal for growing in containers, window boxes or garden borders, try growing hyacinth bulbs indoors too for fragrant Christmas gifts or simply to brighten up your own home!

What to sow and grow in December | Thompson & Morgan

What to sow in  December: begonia, geranium, antirrhinum, laurentia, cyclamen, windowsill herbs, winter salad leaves, hardy broad beans, exhibition onions¦

Delivery | Thompson & Morgan

Delivery charges are automatically applied in the shopping basket and vary according to the products ordered from £1.95 upwards. Surcharges apply for certain destinations and to larger items such as furniture, buildings or machinery.

Raspberries | Pruning | Gardening Information | Thompson & Morgan

This page provides advice on how to prune raspberries and when you should prune your autumn fruiting raspberries. You need to treat the summer ones slightly differently to the autumn ones. Prune all of your autumn fruiting raspberry canes to ground level...

How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Planting bulbs, corms and tubers is an easy way to ensure colourful displays in your garden, particularly in spring before the rest of the garden has woken from its winter dormancy. Bulbs can be planted in containers or borders, and look particularly effective when naturalised in grass. There are…

How to grow mushrooms | Thompson & Morgan

Why not try something a little bit different, and grow your own mushrooms? Mushroom growing may seem complicated but our mushroom dowels, mushroom spawn and complete mushroom growing kits all provide full instructions and everything you will need to grow your own mushrooms - no specialist equipment…

Chempak Fertiliser Guide | Thompson & Morgan

View our Chempak Fertiliser Guide to find out which Chempak fertiliser you should use on the plants in your garden and when you should use it.

Special Offers on Plants, Seeds, Fruit & Veg  | Thompson & Morgan

A huge selection of special offers on plants, seeds, fruit, vegetables & garden products saving you money. Check out our special offers & buy online today!

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 8th March 2013

Horticultural questions and answers 8th March 2013 - topics include: How to take Daphne cuttings, filling raised beds with topsoil, what to do with leftover grit and vermiculite, when does rhubarb start growing in the spring, how to improve heavy clay soil, growing Wisteria in a tree.

Instant Impact Range of Outdoor Potted Plants | Thompson & Morgan

Looking for instant impact? Here are our suggestions the best shrubs, trees, perennials and evergreen plants to get your garden off to a flying start.

Trees for Small Gardens

When choosing trees for small gardens it is worth considering just how much space you have and which seasons of interest best suit your planting scheme. Trees can bring all sorts of interest to your garden whether through flowers, foliage, fruit or bark; and can create colour and interest all year…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 11th January 2013

Horticultural questions and answers 11th January 2013 - topics include: New garden ideas, what to do with wet soil, plants for hot dry gardens, pruning apricot, almond and pomegranate trees, forcing hyacinth bulbs for May, potting up miniature roses, how many lilies to plant per container.

Help Centre | Thompson & Morgan

Need help placing an order or want to check your delivery status? Our knowledgeable customer service team is here to assist at every stage of the process.

Facebook Questions 14th June 2013

Horticultural questions and answers 14th June 2013 - topics include: Mandevilla not flowering, aphids on apple trees, Oleander toxicity, sweet rocket changing colour, ground cover lilies height, controlling lily beetle, yellowing leaves on sweet peas, how to grow lavender from seed, how to prune…

Horse Radish | Weed Control | Gardening Information | Thompson & Morgan

This page provides advice on how to get rid of horse radish in your garden. We're afraid you'll need to be persistent with this! Dig up as much of the roots as you can (dig deeply rather than just pulling them up from the surface).

Apple Trees | Pruning | Thompson & Morgan

This page provides advice on how to prune apple trees including grafted apple trees and dwarf apple trees.

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 15th April 2011

Horticultural questions and answers 15th April - Topics include: Growing Ginger Lilies, Moving Primroses, Planting up flower pouches, Pruning Buddlejas, Controlling Peach leaf curl.

Help with using my Order Code | Thompson & Morgan

This page provides guidance on using your order code on the www.thompson-morgan.com website. Why can't I use my order code in conjunction with my promotional code...

Thomnpson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer session 7th March 2014

Horticultural questions and asnswers 7th March 2014 -topics include: Planting bareroot gooseberries, Grafting methods for fruit trees, Pruning mature apple trees, Moving spring bulbs, Growing Rhubarb

Blanket Weed Treatment | Weed Control | Thompson & Morgan

Find out how to get rid of blanket weed that grows in ponds. Blanket weed can be a real problem when the water warms up during warm spring days.

Top 10 Winter Bedding Plants | Thompson & Morgan

Winter bedding plants are biennial or perennial plants which are planted in the autumn, some flowering throughout the winter during milder spells, before putting on a burst of vigorous growth in the spring. We've listed our 10 best winter bedding plants for a welcome splash of colour in your winter…

Help with Voucher Codes | Thompson & Morgan

This page is a help guide providing information on where to find your voucher code on your promotional or gift vouchers and what to do or check if your promotional or gift voucher code has not been recognised.

What to sow and grow in May | Thompson & Morgan

What to sow in May: biennials, foxglove, sweet william, perennials, primula, aquilegia, godetia, sunflower, nasturtium, runner and French beans, melon, herbs¦

Sweet Peas Autumn Sown | Seeds | Plants | Thompson & Morgan

For the very finest sweet pea blooms for cut flowers and exhibiting we are always recommended to sow in the autumn. Bernard Jones explains why and describes the ideal technique.

What to sow and grow in November | Thompson & Morgan

What to sow in November: winter salads, windowsill herbs, spring onion, pak choi, broad bean, sweet peas, foxglove 'Camelot', verbascum, lupin, delphinium¦

Top 10 Evergreen Shrubs | Thompson & Morgan

Evergreen shrubs provide permanent structure in the garden and all-year-round interest. They come in a whole range of foliage colours and many have showy or fragrant flowers too. Read on and discover the best evergreen shrubs for your garden.

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 22nd February 2013

Horticultural questions and answers 22nd February 2013 - topics include: Growing Hibiscus, pruning a hardy fuchsia, repotting clematis, pruning clematis, daffodil blindness, outdoor tomato varieties, growing Bougainvillea in the UK, lily bulbs sprouting early.

Top 10 vegetables to grow over winter | Thompson & Morgan

If you're asking What vegetables can I grow in winter??, take a look at our top 10 winter growing vegetables that will keep you out in the garden all year round!

How to Grow Oca (New Zealand Yams) | Thompson & Morgan

Known as the New Zealand Yam, Oca is an unusual member of the Oxalis family that has long been grown in the Andes for its nutritionally rich tubers with a tangy lemon flavour that becomes nuttier once cooked.

Plants for ground cover | Plants for a purpose | Thompson & Morgan

Ground cover plants are useful in the garden for covering bare patches of soil beneath trees or shrubs or for covering steep banks where access is difficult. Their roots also help to stabilise soil on steep slopes. Ground cover plants brighten up otherwise dull areas and will suppress weeds, making…

Clubs and Societies Discount Scheme | Existing Customers | Thompson & Morgan

Great discounts offered to members of horticultural and gardening clubs, societies and associations! Download bulk order forms here and start saving now.

News Archive November 2011 | Thompson & Morgan

News Archive November 2011: Shelf life of vegetable seeds, Tokely's Tales gardening blog, groundcover plants, Christmas gifts for gardeners, winter greenhouses.

Request a Free Catalogue | Thompson & Morgan

Request your free copy of the latest flower and vegetable seed and plant catalogues from Thompson & Morgan

How to grow amaryllis bulbs | Thompson & Morgan

Amaryllis bulbs are popular for their large flamboyant blooms. Naturally flowering in the winter and spring, amaryllis bulbs are often given as Christmas gifts. Growing amaryllis is so rewarding - they're easy to plant and with a little care can easily be encouraged to bloom again! Read on to learn…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 7th February 2014

Horticultural questions and answers 7th February 2014 - topics include: Moving Oriental Poppies, Growing plants from old seeds, Layering a climbing Hydrangea, Moving Asparagus crowns, Overwintering cactus.

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