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Surfinia Lime | 5 Large Plug Plants

Creamy- Yellow flowers with a hint of Lime Green on compact plants.

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210281 Price:  £6.99

Surfinia Lime Plug Plants. Creamy- Yellow flowers with a hint of Lime Green on compact plants. Surfinias® are the worlds most popular, vigorous and bountiful cascading Petunia shrugging off all types of weather to give non-stop colour all summer. Transform a dull wall into an trailing avalanche of bright blooms, or swathe beds and borders in a floral blanket. Breathtaking as a cascading ornamental, dazzling as a carpet of colour. However used, these plants will produce a spectacular display.

You will receive a pack of 5 Premium Quality Professionally Produced Young Plug Plants. All orders are carefully packed and shipped in our specially designed packaging. Plant your plug plants into 10cm pots and grow on (for about 5-6 weeks), then plant out. 

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Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Supplied as:  5 Large Plug Plants
Habit:  Semi-Trailing
Position:  Sun or Partial Shade
Primary Flower Colour:  White
Secondary Flower Colour:  Yellow
Suitable for Hanging Baskets?  Yes
Suitable for Patio Containers?  Yes
Scented?  Not Scented
Plant Type:  Annual
Trail Length:  30-40cm (12-14")
Botanical name:  Petunia x hybrida

Free UK delivery on all orders over £50!

For all orders under £50 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £4.95 per order.

Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 1st Class, larger orders via Parcelforce 24.

We are the only online plug plants supplier to offer a choice of a specific dispatch week for your order. When placing your order, use the drop down box above to select your required dispatch week. You can also alter dispatch weeks in the shopping basket.

All our plug plants are shipped in specially designed packaging to keep the root system in place and the foliage protected in transit.

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Size guide - Pack of 5 Large Plug Plants 

Pot Ready, Large, Healthy plants individually rooted in large plugs of compost. Ideal for planting into baskets, containers or small areas in the garden. Best results achieved if grown on for a short while in 9cm/10cm pots prior to planting out if planting straight into garden borders. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 4-5cm deep x 3-4cm square. Foliage height 5cm-12cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.

Surfinia Specific Advice

Surfinias are great in hanging baskets and patio containers and will produce a cascade of colour before long. The key to success is regular feeding (once a week) and regular deadheading of faded flowers. One plant should be sufficient in anything up to a diameter of around 20cm. In larger containers 3-5 plants would be advisable

We recommend pinching out the growing tip of the plug plants at time of planting. This will produce much bushier growth. Pinch just above a leaf joint, aiming to leave 2-3 pairs of leaves if possible.

Try to keep Surfinias in a position that is fairly cool but not cold. Growing in too warm conditions will result in soft ‘leggy’ growth. Once the plant has made a good bushy framework, temperatures of above 12o will promote flowering

Keep the compost fairy moist, but not waterlogged. If you notice a yellowing of the leaves during the early growing stages this is probably due to the plants drying out. Try to avoid keeping the foliage wet for prolonged periods to prevent Botrytis and Mildew diseases and do not allow plants to be wet overnight

Although do not bury the plugs, ensure they are planted to a sufficient depth to anchor mature plants

General Growing Advice

Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots.  Once your plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks.  Water once the compost starts to dry out but remember.

If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food  to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.

Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.

Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.

***For packs of 40 plug plants gently remove the small plugs from the tray by pushing up from the bottom using a pencil. 

Average Rating (8 Reviews):  
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Surfinia search
Thursday, 27 May 2021  | 

We wanted a specific colour of surfinia and found them on the Brookside web site.On ordering we were given a ‘ready by date’ sometime in the future. We received an e-Mail telling us when they were about to be despatched and they then arrived on time and very well packed as large plug plants, These were healthy and easy to ‘pot on’.
Everything about the transaction was first rate.We will use this nursery again in future.


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Tip top condition
Tuesday, 25 May 2021  | 

Plants arrived in superb condition and thriving thank you


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Surfinia lime
Monday, 10 May 2021  | 

10 plants all growing on well so far happy with them


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Surfinia Lime
Tuesday, 20 April 2021  | 

The first time I’ve had these. Strong plants now in the basket in the cold frame.


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Excellent
Wednesday, 10 June 2020  | 

Always great hanging basket plants


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Good quality
Thursday, 21 May 2020  | 

Good plants which have grown on well.


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Stunning
Sunday, 3 May 2020  | 

This is the first time I have purchased plants from Brookside Nursery and have found the quality of all of the plants exceptional. Will definitely be using again.


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Super surfinia
Thursday, 9 April 2020  | 

Super plants arrived in great condition cannot wait to see them in bloom


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