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Price reductions at Van Meuwen

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Van Meuwen has cut the price of these items

Petunia 'Tumbelina Mix' Pre-planted Hanging Basket - 2 pre-planted petunia baskets

Petunia ‘Tumbelina Mix’ Pre-planted Hanging Basket – 2 pre-planted petunia baskets was £2298 now £24.98
Petunia ‘Tumbelina Mix’ features showy, double blooms that make an impressive garden display. These pre-planted hanging baskets take away all the hassle of preparation, leaving you more time to enjoy your garden. Simply hang the baskets around your garden or outside your home, water as necessary and watch them flourish. Healthy ‘garden-ready’ plug plants fill the durable 27cm hanging baskets, which are delivered in late May when the risk of frost should be gone. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 35cm (14"). Supplied as large garden-ready plug plants in a 27cm hanging basket.Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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New products at Van Meuwen

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Van Meuwen just added these new products

Hibiscus Collection - 3 bare root hibiscus plants - 1 of each variety

Hibiscus Collection – 3 bare root hibiscus plants – 1 of each variety £19.99
These hardy, deciduous shrubs bear exotic flowers, which smother the dark foliage in late summer and autumn, when the blooms of many other plants have faded. Hibiscus syriacus thrives on most soils but in particularl it is useful for tricky alkaline situations. Little maintenance is required, but Rose Mallow enjoys a long, hot summer to produce the most stunning flowers. Height: 3m (10′). Spread: 2m (6′,5"). Collection comprises: Hibiscus syriacus ‘Mint Cream’ - Elegant whiteHibiscus syriacus ‘Sugared Almonds’ - Mauve blueHibiscus syriacus ‘Turkish Delight’ - Cerise pinkSupplied as bare root plants.

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Price reductions at Van Meuwen

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Reduced lines at Van Meuwen

Katsura Tree - 1 katsura plant in 9cm pot

Katsura Tree – 1 katsura plant in 9cm pot was £16.99 now £14.99
The small rounded leaves of the Katsura tree are constantly changing with the seasons. Minute red flowers extend along the naked branches in spring before the young foliage unfurls to reveal a beautiful shade of bronze pink. The leaves slowly colour to bright green with maturity, until autumns approach sees them turned to a vibrant gold and orange. Cercidiphyllum japonicum forms an attractive, often multi-stemmed tree. This RHS AGM variety makes a fabulous specimen tree for a woodland setting or a smaller garden! Supplied in 9cm pot. Height and spread: 10m (32ft). Useful links:How to plant trees and shrubs

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New products at Van Meuwen

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Van Meuwen just added these new products

The Handy 4-in-1 Multi-Tool - 1 x 4-in-1 multi cutter

The Handy 4-in-1 Multi-Tool – 1 x 4-in-1 multi cutter £149.99
No need to buy four separate tools when the ingenious 4-in-1 Multi-tool has it all! This superb electric garden tool is well equipped with four different attachments which are easily interchangeable - a pruner, a line trimmer, a hedge cutter and a brush cutter! The powerful 26cc full crank engine marries robust design with safety and comfort, featuring a sturdy ergonomic looped handle. Highly versatile and reliable, the Handy 4-in-1 Multitool will trim hedges, prune overhead branches and strim away tall grass and weeds with the minimum of fuss.

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New products at Van Meuwen

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

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Potato Cleaning Gloves - 1 pair

Potato Cleaning Gloves – 1 pair £9.99
This handy pair of gloves is specially designed to make easy work of cleaning soil off potatoes before use or storage. You’ll wonder how you managed without them!Useful links:How to plant and grow potatoes

New products at Van Meuwen

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

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Coloured Planters - 1 purple planter

Coloured Planters – 1 purple planter £9.99
Brighten up you garden with these durable and stylish pots in a range of bold colours. Choose from purple, warm lime, light pink and dark pink. Diameter: 32cm (12 1/2").

Price reductions at Van Meuwen

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

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Fuchsia 'Five Star Giants Collection' - 20 fuchsia plug plants - 4 of each variety

Fuchsia ‘Five Star Giants Collection’ – 20 fuchsia plug plants – 4 of each variety was £14.98 now £9.98
 Customer Review RatingExtravagant, large double blooms trail in abundance, covering your container in a sea of fantastic colour all summer long. Unrivalled for durability and weather resistance these are a must for your hanging baskets and containers. Height and spread: 45cm (18").Collection comprises:Fuchsia ‘Snowburner’ - Bright pink sepals with ruffled white petals;Fuchsia ‘Marcus Graham’ - Large double pink blooms;Fuchsia ‘Voodoo’ - Scarlet petals merging into purple ruffled skirts;Fuchsia ‘Quasar’ - Subtle pale mauve blooms;Fuchsia ‘Seventh Heaven’ - bright pinky-red flowers with paler outer petals.Culinary information: Add the beautiful coloured flowers to salads, crystallise them for a sweet garnish or add them to jellies for an extra splash of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Price reductions at Van Meuwen

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Reduced products at Van Meuwen

Fuchsia 'Fusion' - 5 fuchsia plug plants

Fuchsia ‘Fusion’ – 5 fuchsia plug plants was £9.99 now £2.99
Here’s a great new climbing fuchsia, with the brightest, almost neon red and pink blooms you’ll find in a fuchsia. Winter hardy and with a vigorous climbing habit, you’ve got a fine specimen of a plant for years to come. Trained up a ‘Tower Pot’ or frame, it can reach heights of 1.5 metres (5ft) in a season, creating a wonderful focal point in a garden border or a pot on a patio or balcony. Culinary information: Add the beautiful coloured flowers to salads, crystallise them for a sweet garnish or add them to jellies for an extra splash of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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New products at Van Meuwen

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Van Meuwen just added these new lines

Premium Wisteria Standard with growing frame - 1 wisteria standard in 21cm pot

Premium Wisteria Standard with growing frame – 1 wisteria standard in 21cm pot £84.99
This 2m tall wisteria standard is ideal for making an instant impact on your patio or as a focal point in lawns and borders! A beautiful twining climber bearing pendant clusters of fragrant, pea-like, bluish-lilac flowers in May and June - one of the finest flowers in spring. Supplied 200cm tall (6′ 5") in a 21cm pot with growing frame (decorative pot not supplied).Culinary information: The flowers are the only edible part of the plant and can be made into an aromatic wine. Their flavour is perfumed. Caution: All other parts of wisteria are poisonous. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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New products at Van Meuwen

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Van Meuwen has this new product today

Water Barrel & Fountain Planter - 1 x water barrel and fountain planter

Water Barrel & Fountain Planter – 1 x water barrel and fountain planter £44.99
Bring the sound of water into your garden with this imaginatively designed water barrel feature. Mounted on top of the upturned barrel, a fountain pours a single jet of water into the simple barrel-top pool. At the base is a 40cm diameter planter. Fill it to overflowing with brightly coloured flowers or with a leafy green tapestry of plants, to create a magical effect!Although it has the appearance of oak, the barrel is made of UV stabilised polyurethane which is lightweight and weather resistant. A submersible pump circulates the water from the pool or reservoir to the fountain. The mains powered pump is British Standard Approved and comes with a heavy duty outdoor cable.Height: 91cm (36"). Diameter: 40cm (16").