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New products at Plant Me Now

by John - January 31st, 2015.
Filed under: New Products, Plant Me Now.

Plant Me Now just added these new lines

Lily Skyscraper Friso (2 bulbs)

Lily Skyscraper Friso (2 bulbs) £3.9500
Lily Friso is a very tall flowering lily with beautiful white blooms and a rosy red centre. It can grow up to 120cm within its first year and will produce flowers from June to July. This lily is great for beds and borders.  Lilies like well-drained, moisture retentive soil with plenty of organic material. they like sun or partial shade and protection from strong winds. Good for flower beds, borders, wild gardens and containers on the patio or balcony. When planting lilies in containers, plant deeply and keep well watered. A thick mulch is recommended to retain moisture. Remove faded flowers but do not cut back the stems before autumn. These bulbs do not require lifting in the autumn.

Dahlia Tahiti Sunrise (1 tuber)

Dahlia Tahiti Sunrise (1 tuber) £2.4500
A real exotic looking dahlia with yellow flowers that have fuschia pink tips. Dahlia Tahiti Sunrise flowers all summer long – this dwarf variety grow to around 60cm in height. Ideal in borders and flowerbeds. Dahlias like any well cultivated, garden soil with a good supply of organic material. Sunny sites away from strong winds. Use as a border or bedding plant dahlias make good cut flowers. Short varieties can also be grown in containers on the patio or balcony. Dahlias vary in height, so plant at the front or back of borders or in pots, according to height. Keep the plants well watered during growth. Either lift tubers after flowering and store frost free in dry compost or particularly in warmer areas, cover with a mulch over winter. For early flowering, tubers may be started off in boxes in April; use a light soil mixed with compost. Keep slightly moist, cool and free from frost. When he danger of frosts has passed, plant out the sprouted tubers. If used as a cut flower, cut the stems on when the flower has fully developed.