It has scintillating shocking pink flowers and, as its name suggests, is head and shoulders above your average nerine
Please send cheques and postal orders made payable to Mr Fothergill's to People Nerine
Offer (PEO010215), Mr Fothergill's, Western Avenue, Matrix Park, Chorley, Lancs PR7 7NB and clearly state your name and address.
, often known as Guernsey lilies, are sought after by florists, for bridalwork.
bowdenii originates from South Africa and likes a free-draining soil that is somewhere it can thrive in the sun.
add a splash of colour |to dull and drab autumn gardens
She was one of the few who could do it and do it well,'' said co-worker Nerine
The variety we supply Nerine
Bowdenii has silvery pink blooms in late summer.
Some top autumn flowerers are Crinum macowanii, Scilla scilloides, Cyclamen hederifolium, Amaryllis belladonna, Leucojum autumnalei, Colchicum and Nerine
Assorted pink and red flowers: Adair used five stems each of red roses, pink hyacinths, pink callas, pink nerine
, red anemones, hot pink ranunculus, plus 15 small red tulips.
PLANT OF THE WEEK - Nerine
IF you planted the bulbs of Nerine
bowdenii in well-drained soil in spring, you should now be reaping the rewards with a riot of fresh pink flowers.
Third wife Nerine
Kidd accidentally drowned in a swimming pool at their home in 1999.
Plant autumn-flowering bulbs including Nerine
bowdenii and colchicums.