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New products at Van Meuwen

by Sarah - October 23rd, 2013.
Filed under: Jersey Plants, New Products.

Van Meuwen just added these new items

Tiffany Solar Lights - 1 set of 3 lanterns

Tiffany Solar Lights – 1 set of 3 lanterns £49.99
Bring your garden to life at night!No wires or plugs, no electricity charges. The lamps turn on automatically when darkness falls and give approximately eight hours of light from full charge. Rechargeable batteries supplied and fitted. Place them in any soft surface, ideal for paths and garden borders, or on the patio. Weatherproof for year round performance. Comes complete with a 63cm (25 ) ‘shepherd’s crook’ pole which can be inserted into any soft ground. Lamp size 15.5cm (6") high, 14.5cm (6") wide.

Agapanthus with Planters - 3 white + 3 blue

Agapanthus with Planters – 3 white + 3 blue £19.98
Tall architectural stems bear striking globes of tumpet shaped flowers in blue or white, above evergreen strap like foliage. An impressive perennial for a prominent position in garden borders and patio containers. The erect architectural stems of Agapanthus flowers are excellent for cutting and the ornamental seed heads add structure and interest to autumn borders. Height: to 90cm (36"). Bareroot plants supplied.

Delphinium 'Delightful Collection' - 6 bareroots

Delphinium ‘Delightful Collection’ – 6 bareroots £19.97
This exquisite collection of dreamy delphiniums is perfect for adding height and structure to the back of borders. These classic cottage garden perennials make a fabulous focal point and magnificent cut flowers. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 75cm (30"). Supplied as bareroots.Collection comprises: Delphinium ‘La Boheme’ - Exquisite violet blue buds open to reveal layer upon layer of frilly white petals.Delphinium ‘Pink Power’ - Deep rosy pink double blooms are sure to draw attention.Delphinium ‘Snowgoose’ - Gently ruffled, snow-white blooms are perfect for brightening up a dull corner.

Eryngium bourgatii 'Picos' - 6 bare roots

Eryngium bourgatii ‘Picos’ – 6 bare roots £14.98
Eryngium ‘Picos’ makes a bold statement in a sunny border or gravel garden. Attractive marbled foliage contrasts beautifully with the deeply cut, spiky flower bracts that surround intense blue flowers in summer. A useful plant for coastal areas and hot, dry sites. The dramatic sea holly flowers are also excellent for cutting and drying. Height: 55cm (22"). Spread: 50cm (20"). Size 1 bare roots supplied.

Allium 'Firecracker' - 20 bulbs

Allium ‘Firecracker’ – 20 bulbs £14.98
An explosion of colourful blooms burst from strong stems in June. Spectacular in sunny borders; plant them in large groups for a bold impact. Also excellent as a cut flower for outstanding displays indoors! Height: 60cm (24").Useful links:How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers

Hellebore 'Winter Bells' - 2 plants in 5cm pots

Hellebore ‘Winter Bells’ – 2 plants in 5cm pots £14.98
An almost impossible hybrid between the Christmas rose (Helleborus niger) and stinking hellebore (Helleborus foetidus); the result of which is this fabulous new variety which starts flowering in early winter and continues through until spring! Slim, elegant stems bear pendent green blooms with a pink blush, above leathery evergreen foliage. Hellebore ‘Winter Bells’ is a delightful addition to the front of borders, woodland gardens or patio containers where it’s incredibly long flowering period adds interest for many months. Height and spread: 30cm (12"). Supplied in 5cm pots. Ceramic pot not supplied.

Hanging Baskets (Polypropylene) - 4 hanging baskets

Hanging Baskets (Polypropylene) – 4 hanging baskets £14.98
Made from durable woven polypropylene.This hanging basket is light and easy to use with pre-cut holes for easy all round planting. The strongly stitched seams allow excess water to drain away efficiently for improved drainage. Diameter: 37.5cm (15").Useful links:How to plant hanging baskets and containers

Geranium 'Lawrence Flatman' (Hardy) - 3 bare roots

Geranium ‘Lawrence Flatman’ (Hardy) – 3 bare roots £11.99
Striking rose pink flowers, with rich magenta veining and a velvety black eye, that stand out against a foil of delicately cut grey-green foliage that remains evergreen. This hardy geranium flowers over a particularly long period, adding colour to rockeries and the front of cottage garden borders, to form small clumps that return each year. Geranium ‘Lawrence Flatman’ is easy to grow and needs little maintenance. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 30cm (12"). Size 1 bare roots supplied.

Delphinium 'Pink Power' - 2 bareroot plants

Delphinium ‘Pink Power’ – 2 bareroot plants £9.99
Tall spires of deep rosy pink double blooms, rise up in a spectacular, flamboyant display. The unreserved showiness of Delphinium ‘Pink Power’ is sure to draw attention, making a superb focal point and adding valuable height to the back of borders. Cut back the stems after the first blooms have faded and enjoy a second flush from this magnificent perennial. Fabulous in the border or as a cut flower indoors. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 60cm (24"). Supplied as bareroots.