Hardy Annual Cutting Patch Collection

Here are all my favourite hardy annual flowers, supplied with a detailed planting plan, to give you 3-4 vases of flowers a week from June-October. More
8 packs of seed and a planting plan 020139 £14.95 In stock
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112 seedlings, and a planting plan 510678 £89.00 Delivery early April
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Or buy this as part of our Cutting Patch Seed Collection.

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Make this the year you grow your own flowers. Keep picking these annuals and they will produce flowers for you to have in vases all over the house.

This carefully planned selection of cut flower seedlings will produce 3-4 vases of flowers a week, from June until October. This is brilliant value and an easy and hugely rewarding thing to grow.

You will need at least 3.5m x 4m of space in the garden in sun.

Full instructions and planting plan included.

Please note: These seedlings can be affected by the spring weather conditions and will be sent out at the optimum time for planting straight out in the garden.

Hardy Annual Cutting Patch – 112 seedlings, or 8 packs of seed (1 packet of each):

Type Hardy Annual
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Neutral
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 30-200cm (12in-7ft)
Spacing 30-45cm (12-18in)
Care Tips Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.
Flowering June - October
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery.

Seeds Delivery - Items will be despatched in 5-7 working days.

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Reviewed 8th August 2017 by Marion McMillan

I simply love the way Sarah suggests colours and flowers together. I haven't come across any other catalogue with such winning combinations and inspirations. My Cosmos have been superb and I have so enjoyed them. Thank you, Sarah.

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Reviewed 11th May 2016 by Lynne Brunot

Seedlings arrived incredibly healthy specimens, carefully and sensibly packaged so no damage during shipping. Popped them into the prepared patch and they are growing on very nicely, even after a couple of hard frosts. Looking forward to masses of flowers.