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Bedding Plants

At Suttons Seeds we pride ourselves in producing top quality Bedding Plants which have been grown to be delivered at the optimum time for you to plant on and grow successfully.

Bedding plants are an essential part of your garden design and we have a full range of popular and specialist varieties to suit your needs. Whether you’re planting summer bedding plants, winter bedding plants, spring bedding plants or in borders and containers, we have the best plants for you.

Suitable for growing in full sun or partial shade, our bedding plants come in a variety of sized plug plants and potted varieties to suit your space.

Browse our range of bedding plants and grow something different today - Quality guaranteed!

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    Sunflower Plants - Waooh!

    Garden Ready Plug Plants
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    Alyssum Plants - North Face

    Despatch from 14/05/2018. 15 Garden Ready Plug Plants
  3. Aquilegia Plant - Swan Mix Quick View

    Aquilegia Plant - Swan Mix

    Despatch from April 2018 1 x 9cm Potted Plant
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    Dianthus Plants - Barbarini

    Despatch from April 2018 16 Value Plugs
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    Lupin Plants - Gallery Mix

    Despatch from April 2018 16 Value Plugs
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    Rose Plant - Perpetually Yours

    Despatch from October 2017 1 Bare Root Plant
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    Cosmos Plants - Rose Bonbon

    15 or 30 Garden Ready Plugs
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    Cosmos Plants - White Knight

    15 or 30 Garden Ready Plugs
  9. Dahlia Plants - Delight Mix Quick View

    Dahlia Plants - Delight Mix

    Value Plug Plants & Garden Ready Plug Plants
  10. Digitalis Seeds - Dalmation Mixed Quick View

    Digitalis Seeds - Dalmation Mixed

    Delivery within 7 days Average Packet Content 25 seeds
  11. Helenium Plant - Short 'n' Sassy Quick View

    Helenium Plant - Short 'n' Sassy

    1 x 2 Litre Potted Plant
  12. Nepeta Plants - Blue Moon Quick View

    Nepeta Plants - Blue Moon

    Despatch from April 2018 16 Value Plugs
  13. Rose Plant - Red Abundance Quick View

    Rose Plant - Red Abundance

    Despatch from October 2017 1 Bare Root Plant
  14. Rose Plant - Bridge of Sighs Quick View

    Rose Plant - Bridge of Sighs

    Despatch from October 2017 1 Bare Root Plant
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How to Plant Bedding Plants

First, decide on the colour schemes and plant combinations you wish to achieve - are you looking for harmonious colour combinations or bold contrasting schemes?

Consider how large the plants are going to grow and think about the patterns you wish to make with them within the bed or border. Plant tall items in the middle of a bed or the rear of a border, and low-growing plants at the edge.

Do not plant bedding plants when it's too hot, and remember to water them thoroughly first, while they're still in their trays.

Ensure that the planting area is free from weeds and thoroughly cultivated with a fork.

With a trowel, dig a hole slightly bigger than the root of the plant. Remove the plant from its pot or tray, trying not to disturb the roots. position it into the hole and then draw the surrounding soil back in and firm gently. Water plants thoroughly and protect from slugs and snails.

Spring Bedding Plants

Not long from now, when summer bedding comes to an end, the garden starts to fade. Autumn and winter bedding plants will provide some colour immediately, and throughout the coldest and darkest days of winter, and spring bedding plants will flower for weeks on end throughout spring!

Growing on your young plants

On receipt of your plans carefully unpack and check the compost is moist. Should the compost be dry water the plants carefully using a small watering can, and allow to drain.

A 7cm pot filled loosely with moist compost is ideal to plant these sturdy young plants into. In each pack you will find a dibber stick. Gently push it through the base hole of each cell and ease the plant and root plug out of the tray, placing it into the centre of the filled pot until the roots of the plug are covered. Firm the compost gently around the base of the plug whilst ensuring the stem and leaves remain above the top layer.

Alternatively, plant into trays of compost. A 36x22cm (14x81⁄2″) tray will hold up to 24 plants. Grow on in a light place at a temperature of 16 °c (60°F).The plants can be planted outdoors once they have a strong root system and the danger of frost has passed which in most areas is during late May/early June.