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Plant of the Month

Papaver Orientale
(Common Name – Oriental Poppy)
(Variety Pictured – Royal Wedding)
NORMAL PRICE – £7.99 
 SPECIAL OFFER – £4.99
(Offer starts Monday 1st April until Tuesday 30th April 2019)
A perennial flowering plant with stunning and intense flowers from May to July. Plant in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.
(Offer varieties include: Allegro Vivace, Princess Victoria Louise and Royal Wedding)

Other plants of interest for April

Lathyrus Latifolius
(Common Name – Everlasting Sweet Pea)
A herbaceous perennial climber that can be grown on canes, pyramid or trellis. Best planted in full sun or light shade. Flowers in Summer to Autumn, but regularly dead head to encourage more flower growth.

Saxifrage
A matt forming evergreen alpine producing flowers in Summer. Plant in full sun and well-drained soil within a rock garden or alpine planter.

 

Acer Palmatum
(Common Name – Maple)
(Variety Pictured – Garnet )
Acers are valued for their foliage which may be variegated or have good Autumn colour. Plant in sun or part-shade, but ensure it is sheltered from the wind. Some Acers are ideal for growing in containers.

Tiarella Spring Symphony
(Common Name – Foam Flower)

A perennial best planted in well drained soil. Pink shaped foamy flowers are produced in late Spring to Mid-Summer.