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The Flints, Monks Eleigh, Suffolk IP7 7JG
Tel: 01449 741551
Email: riversidebulbs@btinternet.com


colvillei ‘Albus’

Elegant smaller flower hybrid, with simple spikes of slightly evening fragrant white flowers with blue anthers.

Height to 18” (45cm)
Flowers June/Juiy
Bulb size 10/+ cm
Half Hardy For a warm sunny position or pot
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil. Mulch to overwinter. Divide clumps to maintain flowering

Gladiolus italicus

Autumn Flowering Bulbs
syn Gladiolus communis byzantinus (misapplied)
Wine red/purple flowers on upright stems

Bulb size 6/+ cm
Height to 24” (60cm)
Flowers June
Position: Hardy. Plant 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil

Gladiolus byzantinus

Whistling Jacks 'The true species  
Purple-red with a white mark

Bulb size:
7/+
Flowering:
May-July
Height:
to 28in (70cm)

murielae ‘Acidanthera’

‘Abyssinian Lily’
Fragrant spikes of white flowers blotched deep purple at the base

Height to 40” (100cm)
Flowers August
Bulb size 10/+
Tender  
For a warm sunny position or pot
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil. Lift and store frost free to overwinter

nanus ‘Red Drizzle’

Syn collvillei ‘Dusted Red’
Deep rich red flowers with faint white markings and a silvery reverse, over dark green foliage

Bulb size 10/+
Flowers May/June
Height to 20” (50cm)

Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering 

nanus 'White Eyed Miss'

Soft rose pink petals with dramatic white eyes with a red edge

Flower size to 1" (3cm)
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers
July to October
Bulb size
10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

nanus-colvillei mix

Carmine red flowers with fine yellow/white stripes

Height to 20” (50cm)
Flowers June
Bulb size 10/+ cm
Half Hardy. Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter

tubergenii 'Bibi'

Rosy pink with red flares/stripes

Flower size
to 1" (3cm)
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers
July to October
Bulb size
10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

nanus ‘Claudia’

Carmine red flowers with fine yellow/white stripes

Height to 20” (50cm)
Flowers June
Bulb size 10/12
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinterDivide clumps to maintain flowering

nanus ‘Galaxian’

Dusky pink and white

Height to 20” (50cm)
Flowers June
Bulb size 10/12
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

nanus ‘Halley’

Ivory white flowers with carmine red stripes

Height to 20” (5cm)
Flowers June
Bulb size 10/+ cm
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter

colvillei 'Irish Gold'

Cream and Yellow-green tristis hybrid

Flower size
to 1" (3cm)
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers
July to October
Bulb size
10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

primulinus Laura Jay'

Lovely bi-colour dark rose petals with a fine stripe and white heart
Flower size to 1" (3cm)
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers
July to October
Bulb size
10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

Gladiolus papilo

Species gladiolus
Tall stems carrying downcast heads of green, cream and slate-purple over narrow, grey-green blade-shaped leaves

Bulb size:
 Flowering
Flowering: July-September
Height: 36in (90cm) 
Position: Needs warm well-drained soil . Plant in deep pots or in the border in sun

Gladiolus papilio 'Ruby'

Autumn Flowering Bulbs
Dark rose-red hooded flowers on wiry stems

Bulb size:
 10/+
Flowering: July-August
Height: 24in (60cm) 
Position: Plant in deep pots or in the border in sun

 

Gladiolus tristis

Soft cream-yellow sweetly scented flowers on wiry stems

Bulb size: 5/+
Flowering: May/June
Height: to 24in (60cm)
Position: Free draining in full sun

primulinus 'Mirella'

Pillar box red flower with darker veined throat on upright stems

Flower size
 to 1" (3cm)
Height to 30” (75cm)
Flowers 
July to October
Bulb size
 10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

primulinus 'Fiona'

White. Attractive and easy to grow making  excellent cut flowers.

Flower size
 to 1" (3cm) 
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers 
July to October
Bulb size
 10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering

tubergenii ‘Charming Beauty’

Lovely bi-coloured soft pink flowers with a white throat, up to 7 per stem

Flower size
 to 1" (3cm)
Height to 28” (70cm)
Flowers 
July to October
Bulb size
 10/+
Half Hardy
Plant March/April 8 ins deep, 6 ins apart in fertile soil.
Mulch to overwinter Divide clumps to maintain flowering