Narcissus 'Silver Chimes'

jonquilla daffodil bulbs

10 bulbs £5.99 Buy
+
-
30 bulbs £17.97 £12.00 Buy
+
-

Dark stems hold up to ten small flowers with pristine white petals surrounding primrose-yellow middles.

Val Bourne - Garden Writer

1 year guarantee
All bulbs delivered for £2.99

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: April
  • Flower colour: white petals and pale yellow cup
  • Other features: excellent cut-flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 10/12

    Up to 10 sweetly scented, nodding flowers, each with a broad, creamy white perianth and a small, pale yellow cup, top stems in mid- and late spring.

  • Garden care: Wearing gloves plant bulbs 10-15cm deep and 10cm apart in autumn. After flowering feed with a balanced fertiliser, dead-head the flowers, but do not be tempted to cut back or tidy the foliage after flowering as this will interfere with the bulbs ability to store energy for the following year's flowers.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin irritant

Epimedium × perralchicum 'Frohnleiten'

barrenwort

Opulent golden yellow flowers

£5.99 Buy

Tulipa 'Sweetheart'

fostariana fulip bulbs

One of the first tulips into flower

£5.99 Buy

Tulipa 'West Point'

lily flowered tulip bulbs

Beautifully shaped flowers

£5.99 Buy

Edgeworthia chrysantha

paper bush

Highly scented flowers in late winter

£29.99 Buy
 

Bulb blindness

Bulbs produce lovely foliage but no flowers. Either no buds at all appear or those that do are dry and virtually empty of petals. Daffodils (Narcissi) are usually the worst affects, especially multi-headed or double forms.

Read full article

Plant spring bulbs

Spring bulbs, such as daffodils and hyacinths, can be planted whenever the soil conditions allow. As a rough guide, cover them with about twice as much soil as the bulb is deep: so that a 5cm (2in) deep bulb would need a 15cm (6in) deep hole so that it

Read full article

Planting bulbs

Bulbs are ideal for anyone who rates themselves as 'keen-but-clueless' because they are one of the easiest plants to grow. Provided you plant them at the right time of year at more or less the right depth, they will reward you year after year with a rel

Read full article

Simple but stylish protection

If rabbits, deer, squirrels or cats devour or scratch up your plants these wire mesh protectors will give them time to get established. The pyramid-shaped 'Rabbit Proof Cloche' and dome-shaped 'Squirrel Proof Cloche'

Read full article

Plan ahead with bulbs

One of the great things about gardening is being able to look into the future with enthusiasm, and part of that is planting now for next spring. A gardener knows, when handling papery brown bulbs, that these insignificant little things will produce early

Read full article