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Price reductions at Crocus

by Sarah - December 18th, 2013.
Filed under: Crocus, Price Reductions.

Crocus has cut the price of these items

Fat snax feeder ring

Fat snax feeder ring was £5.99 now £4.99
This fat snax feeder ring is ideal for attracting blue tits, great tits, coal tits, long tailed tits, starlings, robins and other species. Holds the suet balls of the fat snacks. Holds up to 8 Fat Snax Diameter: 25cm All metal cage

Iris 'Blue King' (Japanese iris)

Iris ‘Blue King’ (Japanese iris) was £12.99 now £9.99
Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: well-drained, moderately fertile, neutral to slightly acid soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: June and July Other features: all parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested Hardiness: fully hardy Beautiful, large blue flowers look amazing above the sword- shaped leaves. This wonderful, beardless iris works well in a contemporary or minimalist garden and is ideal for a sunny waterside planting. To enhance flowering divide congested clumps every three to five years. Garden care: Plant shallowly with the upper part of the rhizome sitting on the surface of the soil, incorporating a low nitrogen fertiliser in the planting hole. After planting remove the upper-most third of the leaves to minimise the incidence of wind-rock. In exposed areas stake with bamboo canes in early spring.

Squirrel-proof seed feeder

Squirrel-proof seed feeder was £19.99 now £12.99
Keep those robbing squirrels out with the squirrel proof seed feeder. As the squirrel climbs on to the feeder its weight makes the outer protective sleeve shift down and close over the feed holes. The feeder is made of stainless steel and aluminium which means that squirrel’s can’t chew through it to get to the feed. Endorsed by the BTO (British Trust for Ornithology) and meets all the BSA (Bird Care Standards Association) standards Size – 8cm Diameter x 30cm

Nandina domestica 'Magical Sunrise' (heavenly bamboo)

Nandina domestica ‘Magical Sunrise’ (heavenly bamboo) was £14.99 now £12.99
Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: moist but well-drained soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: July Hardiness: frost hardy (needs winter protection in cold areas) Dwarf variety of Nandina. This is a very healthy plant with a compact, bushy growth habit. The foliage colour is unique. The plant is one of the more hardy selections. Garden care: In mid or late spring lightly cut back any shoots that spoil the symmetry of the plant.

Windowsill trio propagator

Windowsill trio propagator was £14.99 now £12.99
An unheated compact propagator designed to fit onto a window ledge. The kit includes 3 x propagation covers, 3 x seed tray bases, 1 x windowsill watering tray Perfect for growing herbs and small plants Designed to fit neatly on a windowsill Rigid clear top Adjustable ventilation to control air flow Base made of tough polypropylene Top made of high impact polystyrene Length 66cm x width 21cm x height 14cm

Cast-iron fire pit / brazier

Cast-iron fire pit / brazier was £64.99 now £62.99
A magnificent cast iron bowl with a simple design, which will hold a good sized fire. It is made from really thick and heavy cast iron, so although it will show some signs of rust if left outside, it will never rust through completely. The black paint finish will burn off, along with any small spots of rust which will develop, but this bowl is built to last. It comes in two pieces (the bowl and the stand), which will easily fit together with the screws supplied. Dimension: Diameter 60cm Height 20cm (24.90 kg)