7 x Packets of seed for £12.50
If you've dreamed of re-creating one of Rosy's Gold Medal winning, Chelsea planting schemes in your own garden then you will be delighted with this collection of seeds. All of the annuals or biennials included in this seed collection have at one time or another, appeared on at least one of Rosy's 24, Gold Medal winning exhibits.
BRIZA media (Seed) - Average content per packet: 120 seeds
Height: 60cm. A classic and beautiful grass for spot planting in herbaceous or wild flower borders. Masses of delicate nodding teardrop like heads on sturdy stems creating texture and movement Also makes a useful cut flower filler.
CENTAUREA cyanus 'Florence Blue' (Seed) - Average content per packet: 200 seeds
The cottage garden classic is quick and easy to grow and a wonderful cut flower. 'Florence Blue' is a compact selection which grows well in border or containers, with blooms of lovely clear blue. Hardy annual.
COSMOS 'Antiquity' (Seed) - Average content per packet: 45 seeds
Height: 50-60cm. Unique colour in Cosmos with flowers opening rich ruby red, then fading to salmon bronze as they age, creating a two toned effect on a dwarf plant. Flowers are single, 5cm in diameter and set against finely cut foliage. Excellent for cut flower or border display. Hardy annual.
COSMOS 'Xanthos' (Seed) - Average content per packet: 45 seeds
Height 60cm. Unique new Cosmos colour with single daisy flowers in soft pastel yellow, which looks great as a highlight plants or in combination. Early into flower and with a long display season. Compact and tidy plants with a Fleuroselect Gold award for great garden performance.
DIGITALIS purpurea alba (Seed) - Average content per packet: 500 seeds
Height: 125cm. A white foxglove which is a cottage garden classic with sturdy spikes that are covered in tubular white flowers. As a hardy biennial it re-seeds itself once established producing small rossettes of leaves in Autumn from which the flower stems rise in spring.
PAPAVER commutatum (Ladybird Poppy) (Seed) - Average content per packet: 500 seeds
Height: 45cm. An attractive relative of the cornfield Poppy. Single deep crimson blooms with black blotches in the centre. Very easy to grow and flowers continuously throughout the Summer. Will also naturalise and self-seed to come back each year in many gardens. Hardy annual.
TROPAEOLUM majus 'Empress of India' (Nasturtium) (Seed) - Average content per packet: 30 seeds
Height: 30cm. Velvety, crimson scarlet flowers contrasting with dark bronze-green leaves. Compact habit. They thrive in poor soil, providing it does not get waterlogged. Hardy annual.