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Buy seeds online – visit our new website

August 17, 2016

Our new website is now live https://www.nickys-nursery.co.uk/

Nicky’s Nursery Online shopping for all your favourite, rare and unusual seeds, garden games and garden sundries. We are dedicated to bringing our customers the highest quality products

 

What to sow October

October 4, 2015

These are some of the varieties that can be sown November:

New Flower varieties to grow from seeds

June 8, 2015

New flower seeds for the home gardener and grower from Nicky’s Flower Seeds A to C.

Ageratum White Champion seeds

15-20cm
Ageratum houstonianum mexicanum
Half hardy annual.
An attractive F1 white ageratum which is uniform a free flowering. Ideal for borders, mixed bedding, pot plants or in containers. Pelleted Seed


Begonia Illumination Lemon

Trailing begonia for hanging baskets & window boxes, hybrid. Gives a canopy of blooms on elegant cascading stems, blooms are large & double. Lemon coloured 5cm double flowers. We supply Pelleted seeds for ease of sowing.


 

Begonia. Majestic Sunburst 20 pellets
Begonia Majestic Sunburst
B.tuberhybrida
Very large 14-20cm double flowers with ruffled edges produced on strong vigorous plants that produce an abundance of colour all summer long. Ideal for borders, containers or patio pots.
Pelleted Seeds for ease of sowing.


Begonia. Starshine Mixed 10 Pelleted sds
Begonia Starshine Mixed
B.boliviensis x hybrida
A mix of Orange, Red, Rose and white. Excellent hanging basket plant with vigorous growth and well branched plants. Masses of flowers on strong arching stems make these plants a must for any hanging basket or patio container.
Pelleted seeds for ease of sowing.


Begonia. Supercascade Vanilla Cream 25 pellets
Begonia. Supercascade Vanilla Cream

Tuberous rooted F1 variety. Very floriferous cascading plants with double and semi double flowers of 6-8cm. Ideal for hanging baskets or containers. Pelleted seed.


Campanula. Rapido Blue 50 pellets Campanula. Rapido White 50 Pellets
Campanula Rapido Blue  and  Campanula Rapido White

A very early free flowering hardy hybrid perennial producing compact mounded plants that are covered in flowers from July to September. Ideal rockery plant or over a low wall. Full sun or partial shade. Pelleted seeds. Height 13-18cm with a spread of 13-20cm


Celosia. First Flame Mixed 50 seeds
Celosia First Flame Mixed
Excellent highly coloured summer flowers in a mixture of scarlet orange red and yellows, First Flame is earlier by 2 weeks than other similar varieties. Pot up in the border or containers. C. plumose


Coleus. Kong Lime Sprite 10 pellets
Coleus Kong Lime Sprite
Solenostemon scutellarioides
An extremely large leaf variety with unique leaf patterns. Plants are well branched and will make a bold statement in any border or container. Also ideal as an indoor house plant. Pelleted seeds.


Coleus. Kong Rose Lime Magic 10 pellets
Coleus Kong Rose Lime Magic
Solenostemon scutellarioides
A unique variety as the colour changes with the seasons. Rose colour in leaves will dissolve exposing green margins with a cream centre as the season progresses. Makes a bold statement in any container. Pelleted seeds.


Cosmos. Purity 100 seeds

Cosmos Purity
A popular annual flower for the cottage garden, wildlife garden or for the cut flower garden. Pure white flowers up to 10cm in diameter. Flowers from summer through to autumn. Sow from March to May. C bipinnatus

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Cosmos Cupcakes Mixed

Free flowering 3 colour blend of cupcake shaped flowers, in single and semi double blooms, each petal is fused to the next one to make a single cupcake flower, bushy, tall plants ideal in borders, large containers, wildlife and cut flower garden. Flowers from summer through to autumn. Sow from March to May. Cosmos Cupcakes C bipinnatus

 

New Lisianthus Varieties

November 22, 2014

A selection from our new Lisianthus to grow from seeds

Lisianthus Advantage Cherry Sorbet

70-90cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus, middle to late flowering fully double dark rose pink flowers on strong stems. Ideal for cut flowers 70-90cm

Arena Baby Pink

80-100cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus Arena series, selected for its high quality and double flowers, an abundance of soft Baby Pink flowers approx 8cm in diameter on tall strong stems. Good branching habit make it an excellent cut flower & border plant. Mid to late flowering. Pelleted seed.
Lisianthus. Arena Baby Pink 30 pellets

Arena Blue Flash

80-100cm New & Unique Colour
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus Arena series, selected for its high quality and double flowers, a unique colour with an abundance of white blue veined flowers approx 8cm in diameter on tall medium strength stems. Good branching habit make it an excellent cut flower & border plant. Mid season flowering. Pelleted seed.

Lisianthus. Arena Blue Flash 30 pellets

Arena Blue Picotee

80-100cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus Arena series, selected for its high quality and double flowers, Blue Picotee flowers approx. 7.5cm in diameter on tall strong stems, thick petals and a top flowering variety. Good branching habit make it an excellent cut flower & border plant. Mid to late flowering. Pelleted seed.

Lisianthus. Arena Blue Picotee 30 pellets

 

 

 

 

Croma Green

80-100cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus, Excellent rose type flowers, elegant flower formation and high doubleness of its petals, strong sturdy stems and thick petals make it very attractive to florists and versatile in arrangements. Pale green rose like 6cm double flowers approx 6cm in size, good branching habit ideal cut flower, short plant and early flowering variety

Lisianthus. Croma Green 30 pellets

 Croma Snow

80-100cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus, Excellent rose type flowers, elegant flower formation and high doubleness of its petals, strong sturdy stems and thick petals make it very attractive to florists and versatile in arrangements. Early flowering cream/white fully double 6cm wide flowers, good branching habit tall plants with strong stems, an excellent cut flower

Lisianthus. Croma Snow 30 pellets

Croma White

80-100cm
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus, Excellent rose type flowers, elegant flower formation and high doubleness of its petals, strong sturdy stems and thick petals make it very attractive to florists and versatile in arrangements. Fully double rosy like pure white flowers approx 7cm in diameter, good branching habit and plant height, good hard stems. Ideal as cut flowers or in an arrangement with greenery and gypsophila for the perfect table decoration.

Lisianthus. Croma White 30 pellets

Falda Salmon

80-100cm New & Unique Colour
Eustoma grandiflorum
Hybrid Lisianthus, salmon coloured single petal 5cm fringed flowers on strong sturdy stems. An abundance of flowers per stem, the fringed flowers make voluminous bouquets especially when many flowers are used in one vase, ideal in a mixed arrangement or as a single colour display, a unique colour – thick petals.

Lisianthus. Falda Salmon 30 pellets

Vegetable Seeds and FLower Seeds

May 24, 2014

10% off vegetable seeds and flower seeds this May bank holiday. Use code V514 at the shopping basket, update the basket and qualifying products will be discounted.

Seeds of Sweet Pea Nimbus

November 18, 2013

 

Now available seeds for Sweet Pea Nimbus
A bold sweet pea with an ink blue stripe or veined pattern on a white back ground with a picotee edge. Good strong stems makes this ideal for a cut flower. A must for any sweet pea fan.

Sweet Pea Nimbus

Sweet Pea Nimbus

Vegetable seeds and Flower seeds

December 20, 2011
Available from Nickys Nursery  the following interesting
varieties are listed as new for the coming season. Chilli seed varieties includes the world’s hottest
chilli pepper Trinidad Scorpion Butch T. Capsicum chinense, Originating from Trinidad this scorpion is the pure strain, it was tested at over 1,460,000 SHU, making it hotter than the Bhut Jolokia which is the hottest commercialy available from seed.
Chilli seeds over 200 varieties include
the Naglah a capsicum chinense and is a cross between Bhut Jolokia and Douglah
measured at over 1,000,000 scoville heat units, Habanero Black Stinger a hot
chilli pepper with a unique short tail similar to the Trinidad Scorpion, Bhut
Jolokia is an old favourite along with
Trinidad Scorpion. Chilli Basket
of Fire a capsicum frutescens is a medium heat compact chilli ideal for growing
in hanging baskets or containers. Vegetable
seeds
include Aubergine Pot Black a baby vegetable with almost black fruits
and ideal for containers, fruits can be harvested young making them ideal for
baby veg. Brussels Sprout ‘Bitesize’ a unique hybrid baby veg Brussels sprout
with small dark green buttons that are approximately half the size of normal
sprouts. Tomato Peardrops this is a hybrid, high yielding trailing tomato with
a mounding habit. It produces golden yellow
peardrop shapes fruits that are sweet and delicious, ideal grown in hanging
baskets and containers. Tomato Tumbling Tiger is a compact trailing variety
that produces both red and green striped fruits, they are plum shaped. The
plants are ideal for hanging baskets and containers. Some of the many new flower seeds
that are being stocked this year include the cut flower Lisianthus or also
known as Texas Bluebell Arena series in Red, Green and Rose. These varieties
have been selected for their high quality double flowers and strong tall stems.
Lisianthus Magic series available in apricot, deep blue, green and white have
medium sized long lasting flowers on quality stems. New varieties are added to their online
catalogue throughout the year.

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