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All About Red Hot Poker!
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All About Red Hot Poker!

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 27, 2023

There are some truly unique plant names out there. For example, have you heard of Red Hot Poker? Also known by their scientific name “Kniphofia” these fiery perennials look a...

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Café au Lait - The MOST adored Dahlia!
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Café au Lait - The MOST adored Dahlia!

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Dec 21, 2022

Café au Lait, ‘Coffee with milk’ and was given its name due to its decorative, wide ribbon flowers with soft-apricot, creamy-white, pink and beige hues. Café au Lait has been...

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Introducing: The Crazy, Colorful Coneflower ‘Green Twister’
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Introducing: The Crazy, Colorful Coneflower ‘Green Twister’

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Dec 16, 2022

The Coneflower ‘Green Twister’ is a flamboyant flower that demands attention! Its sweet scent and spectacular colors are irresistible to bees, butterflies, and songbirds, whilst its low-maintenance, high-impact personality will...

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Sicilian Honey Garlic - Allium Bulgaricum
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Sicilian Honey Garlic - Allium Bulgaricum

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Nov 04, 2022

Sicilian honey garlic also known as Allium Bulgaricum or Nectaroscordum Siculum, produces delicate and beautiful flowers that make perfect additions to ornamental gardens. This dainty flower is particularly delightful when combined...

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Tulip La Belle Epoque
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Tulip La Belle Epoque

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Apr 11, 2022

A luxurious and fragrant tulip with more than 5 different hues in one bloom, looking different every day? Double late peony-like Tulip Belle Epoque delivers. In this blog you’ll learn...

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Tulip Renown Unique | DutchGrown™
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Tulip Renown Unique | DutchGrown™

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Sep 21, 2020

Tulip Renown Unique is a luscious late bloomer with full, peony-like flowers. In this blog you’ll learn all about this fantastic finale to the bulb season.

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Bi-Color Tulips
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Bi-Color Tulips

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Sep 10, 2020

Bi-color tulips pop! In this blog we’ll present a selection of our best bi-color tulips, which will turn your spring garden into a stunning two-toned tulip paradise.

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Scilla Siberica – The Hardy Naturalizer
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Scilla Siberica – The Hardy Naturalizer

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jun 27, 2020

Maybe not as famous as snowdrops, but well worth getting to know, Scilla Siberica, also known as Siberian Squill is one of the earliest flower bulbs to bloom. It’s easy...

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Tulip Nachtwacht – A Dutch Master in Bloom
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Tulip Nachtwacht – A Dutch Master in Bloom

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Apr 24, 2020

A flower with as much depth, movement and drama as the most well-known painting of the Dutch Masters? Tulip Nachtwacht delivers! In this blog you’ll learn all about this very...

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Tulip Miami Sunset – Tropical Imagination in Your Garden
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Tulip Miami Sunset – Tropical Imagination in Your Garden

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Mar 23, 2020

Miami Sunset: all the colors of a tropical sunset caught in one tulip. An eye-catcher in your garden and a true winner in a bouquet or vase, this tulip is...

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Irises
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Irises

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Nov 07, 2019

Chock full of symbolism, Iris is an easy to grow staple that will lend charm to any flowerbed, vase or container. In today’s blog we’re going to learn more about...

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Elite Bulbs – Something Special
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Elite Bulbs – Something Special

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Sep 25, 2019

Sometimes nature wants to be lush, dramatic or unusual, giving that little bit extra that makes the difference between everyday and exceptional. Our range of elite bulbs is specially selected...

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Meet Ben, our Flower Bulb Specialist

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