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Hanging Basket Kit 'Midnight Shades' - 8 Plants


Catalogue Code: 5120-6925

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Create your own stunning hanging baskets bursting with colour throughout the summer months with our fantastic kit. It contains everything you need to get started including a hanging basket, Coco Boost, and our hand-picked selection of super plug plants in rich shades of blue, purple and contrasting white. Once planted, your basket is bound to turn heads wherever you decide to display it!

Key Features

  • Perfect for pots and containers
  • Great in hanging baskets
  • Loved by pollinators
  • Prefers full sun

Pack Contents: 1 Hanging Basket Kit including the following: 8 Super Plugs (consisting of 3 Lobelia Laura Purple, 3 Verbena Samira White & 2 Petunia Pegasus Purple Vein), 14inch Rattan Basket & Coco Boost

Size: Basket: 14in diameter


  • All you need to create a stunning hanging basket with ease
  • Kit contains: 14inch black rattan hanging basket, 1kg pack of Coco Boost (makes 15 Ltr of compost), and eight super plugs
  • Simply plant, water, and hang and it's ready to go!

This NEW hanging basket kit is the quick and easy way for you to create your own stunning hanging displays of flowers that will last throughout the summer months. We've hand-picked the very best combination of plant varieties to give fantastic contrast, texture, colour and scent, so you can bring the 'wow factor' to your garden without the need for costly pre-planted options.

Our Midnight Shades hanging basket kit contains the following super plugs (eight in total):

  • 3 x Lobelia ‘Laura Purple’: a trailing variety that produces masses of dainty purple flowers
  • 3 x Verbena ‘Samira White’: an elegant flower with lots of clusters of pure white blooms which will grow over the side of the basket
  • 2 x Petunia ‘Pegasus Purple Vein’: a stunning petunia with masses of lilac flowers with rich purple veining which expands from the centre.

Kit also contains a 14 inch diameter, black rattan hanging basket, and a 1kg pack of Coco Boost - simply add the brick to water and leave to absorb to create 15 litres of nutrient-rich, peat-free compost.

It's important to ensure that your hanging basket is watered regularly so it will continue to produce stunning blooms throughout the growing season; check the soil each day and water if necessary - it should be kept moist but not soaking wet.

We recommend that you remove dead flowers and foliage regularly to keep your display looking its best and to encourage more blooms.

Once established, use a liquid fertiliser once a week such as Marshalls Organic Liquid Flower Feed, to boost nutrients and encourage healthy flowers and foliage.

On receiving your hanging basket kit, we recommend that you plant it straight away to avoid the plugs drying out. If this isn't possible, open the packaging to allow the plants the breathe and and place in a warm, light location until you're able to plant them; we recommend that you plant within 3-4 days of receiving your kit.

How to plant

Puncture the plastic liner at the base of the basket to allow water drainage. Place the Coco Boost brick into a large trug, container or wheelbarrow and add 5-8 litres of water; once it has expanded, which takes approximately 20 minutes, fill the basket to just below the rim with the compost and lightly firm.

Place the plugs across the basket, ensuring you mix up the varieties for the best effect. Make a small hole with your finger and push the plug in, then firm the compost around it. Water well and place the basket in a greenhouse or light, frost-free conservatory until the risk of frost has passed, then move into its final position - choose a sunny location for the best results.

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