Pre-planted flower bulbs
Whether you’re a beginner gardener nervous about growing plants from bulbs, or you forgot to buy your bulbs the previous season and need to fill your beds and borders fast, pre-planted bulbs allow you to plant flowers that flood your garden with colour in a nick of time.
Pre-planted bulb gifts
Pre-planted bulbs make an ideal birthday or Christmas gift for novice gardeners or flower lovers with little gardening time. Imagine their delight at a thoughtful and exciting present that allows them to create a beautiful flowering display with very little effort.
How to use pre-planted plant-o-tray bulbs
Using these pre-planted bulbs couldn’t be simpler!
- Dig a hole in the soil of your flower bed or container in which you can fit your pre-planted bulb tray.
- Remove the top of the packaging and place your bulbs and biodegradable tray in the hole with bulbs facing up.
- Cover over your pre-planted bulbs with soil or compost, then water!
Popular pre-planted bulb combinations
Tulip and crocus - Create a striking colour contrast with bold tulips and attractive crocus bulbs. Place them in a decorative pot to become a head-turning spectacle for visitors and passers-by, or grow them in beds and borders to line your garden with colour.
Allium mix - Robust and eye-catching, allium bulbs create vertical interest in pots, beds and borders, standing tall above other flower bulbs. However, alliums aren’t just limited to those familiar pom-pom blooms on long stems, the family also includes some shorter varieties, creating a well-thought-out display when bought in a pre-planted bulb mix.
You may also be interested in Suttons potted dahlias and our exciting mixed bulbs collection.