Outdoor plants for each season
Looking for seasonal outdoor plant ideas? You've come to the right place
Plants and flowers, ideal for each season. Browse Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter ideas for your garden, patio, balconies, and doorsteps. Feel free to come in and chat with the Boma team. We're here to help.
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It's time to get outdoor for a bit of fresh air. After all, how much TV can you watch? Spring's a fabulous season full of vigour and colour. A season of new beginnings famous for daffodils and aromatic cherry blossoms. If you plan ahead in the Autumn, the perspiration will pay off as buds and bulbs start to sprout and blooms appear.
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Daffodils Find Out More
A no-brainer classic in the Spring, Daffodils enjoy 6 hours of sun in well-drained soil. Best to plant Daffodil bulbs in early autumn, so they have time to produce new roots before the onset of winter.
Crocus Find Out More
Busting through the ice and snow, Crocuses are the glorious first sign of Spring awakening. Best to plant Crocus bulbs in early autumn, so they have time to produce new roots before the onset of winter.
Tulips Find Out More
The most colourful of spring flowers, Tulips are the easiest flowers, planting in the autumn to blossom into hundreds of colours, shapes and sizes. Best to plant Tulip bulbs in early autumn, so they have time to produce new roots before the onset of winter.
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Prostrate on the deck chair, Rum & Coke in hand. The dearest saunters over to the Roses to finish the pruning. Sweltering sun, chirping trees, a landscape filled with the fragrance of Geraniums and Petunias. The purple blues of Lobelia shimmering on the horizon. 'Does it get any better than this?' you ask. Garden eye candy makes for a summer sublime.
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Revel in the rich colours of autumn. Adore the glorious hues of red, yellow, orange, purple and brown. The summer garden parties may be over, but nature's drama is in full swing. Beech trees, Stag's Horn, Sweetgum, Kousa, Maples and blooming European Spindle, are only some of the fabulous shows happening around town. It's time for Cyclamen and Calluna. Why imagine the picture when it's available live.
Rudbeckia Goldsturm Find Out More
With wide, black-eyed, single, yellow daisy flowers Rudbeckia Goldsturm exhibits cone-shaped, black-brown centres from August to October extending the flowering season late into the year.
Abelia Edward Groucher Find Out More
This compact semi-evergreen shrub with graceful arching stems has glossy dark green bronze tinged leaves. Abelia Edward Archer is an award-winning wonder, with clusters of lilac-pink, funnel-shaped flowers in the Autumn.
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Winter is such an exciting and festive season. Days are shorter, but there are many outdoor options for colour and scent. Primrose, Helibor, Virburnim, Sockacocka, Callicarpa, and Skimmia are but a few to brighten up your borders and pots.
Sarcococca hookeriana humilis Find Out More
With a beautiful lingering fragrance of honey-scented vanilla, Sarcococca have narrow green leaves with clusters of pink-flushed, white flowers throughout winter
Callicarpa bodinieri var. giraldii Profusion Find Out More
With magnificent metallic purple berries in autumn and winter, Callicarpa's young bronze purple leaves become deep green in summer and plum purple come autumn
Skimmia japonica Find Out More
Baring multi-season displays, especially in winter, Simmia produce glossy evergreen leaves with their fragrant white or yellowish flowers in spring with long-lasting winter berries.
Cornus Alba Sibirica Find Out More
With a thicket of radiating red stems, turning bright crimson in winter, and white berries, Cornus alba ' Sibirica' (Tatarian Dogwood) have yellowish-white flowers in late spring, attracting butterflies and pollinators.