Bulb sale

Welcome to the Friends of Waterlow Park annual bulb sale. There is a wide selection of bulbs to choose from, many produced from a Cornish flower farm, others imported from the Netherlands. You can either pay using PayPal or, if you prefer, you can pay by cheque/cash on delivery or collection. If you live within a mile of the village and your order is for £25 or more your bulbs can be delivered. Alternatively, you can pick up from a collection point in Highgate Village. All profits from the sale go towards park improvements.
Allium 'Purple Sensation'Allium_PurpleSensation_goodFlowering time: Spring
Height: Up to 34"/85cms
Vibrant grapefruit size globes on a strong stem. Good for winter interest if flowerhead left unpicked. 8 Bulbs - £3

Allium sphaerocephalon

Allium_sphaerocephalon_BiColFlowering time: Late Spring
Height: up to 60cms (24")
A drumstick green/purple Allium best grown in drifts in the front of the border.
Flowering time: early Summer. Height up to: 60cms (24")
15 Bulbs - £3

Allium 'Cristophii'
AlliumChristophiiFlowering time: Late Spring
Height: 20-24"/50-60cms
Vibrant grapefruit sized globe flowers on a strong stem. Flowering time: late Spring; Height: 50-60cms/20/24" 8 Bulbs - £3

Allium nectaroscordumFlowering time: May
Height: 35"/88cms
Long leafless stems appear in late spring or early summer topped by loose clusters of bell shaped greenish flowers with purple markings.6 bulbs - £3

Anemone 'De Caen''Anemone_DeCaen_300Flowering time: Feb/Apr
Height: 10"/25cms
A single flowers anemone in mixed colours, good in pots, containers and borders and makes excellent cut flowers.11 Bulbs - £3

Anemone 'St Brigid'Flowering time: Feb/March
Height: 10"/25cms
The double form of the Anemone, also good in borders and for cut flowers.11 Bulbs - £3

Camassia caeruleaCamissia_caerulea_goodFlowering time: May
Height: 36"/90cms
Its tall stems make a spectacular border plant at a time when little is happening. It naturalises well.4 Bulbs - £3

Camassia albaCamassiaWhiteFlowering time: May
Height: 36"/90cms
Slightly later flowering than its blue counterpart but also makes a strong statement in the middle or back of a border.4 Bulbs - £3

Eranthis hyemalis (Winter aconite)EranthusHyemalisFlowering time: Jan/Mar
Height: 3-5"/8-12cms
Plant under shrubs or trees with snowdrops for a stunning display.12 Bulbs - £3

Fritillaria meleagris (Snakeshead Fritillary)FritillariaMelegrisFlowering time: Apr/May
Height: 12"/30cms
Popular bulbs with dramatic affect when planted in drifts. It particularly enjoys damp areas.10 Bulbs - £3

Fritillaria assyricaFritillariaAssyricaOvuaVulpis_goodFlowering time: April
Height: 12"/30cms
An unusual version of the Fritillary, taller than chequerboard sibling and earlier to bloom. Its bell like flowers are deep maroon with yellow tips. Recommended. 10 Bulbs - £3

English BluebellsEnglishBluebellsFlowering time: Apr/May
Height: 10"/25cms
From cultivated stocks of true English bluebells. Great in deciduous shade and naturalise well.8 Bulbs - £3

Snowdrops: Galanthus elwesiiGALANTHUS ELWESII_goodFlowering time: Jan/Feb
Height: 6"15cms
A welcome herald of a new year. A particularly good looking snowdrop for borders or pots. Go well with purple crocuses or early irises for splash of colour.7 Bulbs - £3

Iris reticulata 'Harmony'Iris_reticulata_GoodFlowering time: Jan/Feb
Height: 6"/15cms
Very early intense blue with yellow markings.9 Bulbs - £3

Iris 'Blue Magic'IrisBlueMagic_goodFlowering time: May
Height: 18"/45cms
A rich purple iris with yellow chevrons. Good for borders and for flower arrangements.9 Bulbs - £3

Iris 'Eye of the Tiger'Flowering timer: June/July
Height: 24"/60cms
An unusual coloured iris which would look good planted with Blue Magic and Symphony in borders and tubs.8 Bulbs - £3

Muscari azureum albaMuscariAzureeumAlbumFlowering time: April
Height: 4-6"/10-15cms
Like the blue version, very attractive in borders, pots and rockeries. 9 Bulbs - £3

Muscari latifoliumFlowering time: April
Height: 4-6"/10-15cms
A very attractive variety of muscari, suitable for pots, borders and rockeries. All muscari naturalise well.9 Bulbs - £3

Puschkinia libanoticaPushkiniaLibanoticaFlowering time: Apr/May
Height: 4-6"/10-15cms
Plant these in groups for maximum effect. Very pretty mid spring bulb.10 Bulbs - £3

Crocus 'Jeanne d'Arc'Crocus_JeaneD'ArcFlowering time: Feb/Mar
Height: 5-7"/12-14cms
One of the best pure white crocuses for pots or beds. Large flowers. 10 Bulbs - £3

Crocus 'Golden Yellow'Flowering time: Feb/Mar
Height: 3"/8cm
A large flowering golden crocus, good for naturalising, formal beds and containers.10 Bulbs - £3

Crocus 'Remembrance'Flowering time: Feb/Mar
Height: 5-7"/12-14 cms

Shiny purple colour which contasts well with the other shades of crocus and is good in beds, containers and for naturalising.
10 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Spring Green'Tulip_SpringGreenFlowering time: May
Height: 20"/50cms
Favourite of Chelsea Flower Show designers. Very smart.8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Queen of Night'Tulip_QueenOfTheNightFlowering May
Height: 24"/60cms
A smart tulip for contemporary gardens for late Spring8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Prinses Irene'Tulip_PrincessIreneFlowering time: Apr/May
Height: 14"/35cms
A very reliable early tulip with burnt orange petal scared with purple. Would go well planted in pot or border with tulip 'Yokohama'8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Black Parrot'Flowering: May
Height: 20"/50cms
A very sought after tulip with its deep colouring and ruffled and feathered petals which give a stunning effect in gardens and containers.8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Cape Cod'Flowering time: April
Height: 12"/30cms
A striking variety with red petals edged with yellow and striped foliage. This is a very good greigii tulip, ideal for borders and pots.8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Angelique'Flowering time: May
Height: 18"/45cms
These sumptuous flowers in a blend of pale and darker pink with green streaks on the outer petals are most attractive looking almost like pale pink roses.8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Carnival de Rio'Flowering time May
Height: 18"/45cms
A good triumph tulip featuring white petals streaked and feathered with red. It looks good in pots or borders.8 Bulbs - £3

Tulip 'Little Beauty'Flowering time: May
Height: 6"/15cms
A lovely species tulip, red petals open to reveal a black base, very useful for naturalising in front of borders or pots. Plant 4ins deep, 4-6ins apart.8 Bulbs - £3

Daffodil 'Tete-a-Tete
Daffodil_TeteATeteFlowering time: February
Height: 8"/20cms
Another very popular miniature daffodil ideal for pots, window boxes and small gardens. 15 Bulbs - £3

Daffodil 'Jet Fire'Flowering time: March
Height: 10"/25cms
A two tone yellow and orange miniature daffodil suitable for pots and window boxes as well as gardens.9 Bulbs - £3

Daffodil MinnowFlowering time: March
Height: 6"/10cm
One of the most petite miniatures. Creamy white petals with flat lemon cups. 2-3 flowers per stem. Light and pleasant scent.15 Bulbs - £5

Daffodil 'High Life'Flowering time: March/April
Height: 20"/50cms
An exquisite bicolour with broad white petals and a wide open cup of bright apricot/orange at the eye and paler and frilled at the edge.15 Bulbs - £5

Christmas flowering:
Hyacinth 'Carnegie' (Prepped)Hyacinth_CarnegieFlowering time: Xmas
Height: 10"/25cms
Very popular hyacinth. Plant now in shallow pots for Xmas flowering5 Bulbs - £5

Hyacinth 'Purple SensationFlowering time: Christmas
Height: 10"/25cms
Prepared bulb for indoor planting. A really deep coloured flower. Plant in early autumn for Christmas flowering.5 Bulbs - £5

Daffodil 'Paper Whites' (Prepped)Daffodil_PaperWhitesFlowering time: Christmas
Height: 16"/40cms
A heavily scented delicate multi headed narcissus. Very popular. Plant 6-7 weeks before Xmas5 Bulbs - £5