• RHS Award Winning VarietiesRHS Award Winning Varieties
  • Quality UK Grown PlantsQuality UK Grown Plants
  • 12 Month Guarantee12 Month Guarantee
  • 10% SSL Secured Shopping100% SSL Secured Shopping

Rootrainers (Rapid - pack of 2)

Rootrainers (Rapid - pack of 2) Code: XHA041

£24.95 inc. p&p 24.9500 In Stock New

Rootrainers™ provide the perfect start for all seeds, seedlings, plugs & cuttings, especially those that require deep root runs and those that are sensitive to root disturbance. ‘Air pruning’ encourages vigorous & strong root formation; roots grow straight, avoiding root balls and pot bound plants. Opening the Rootrainers™ up like a book allows for easy inspection of root progress and removal of the young plants. Each pack consists of 32 reusable cells with holding tray and propagating lid. Rapid Rootrainers™ are 8cm (3in) deep and are especially brilliant for bedding plants, salads and herbs.

 

Which? Best Buy - Recommended BEST tray for raised seeds.  “Offers a depth of compost that few other options can match.” (Jan/Feb 2010)

Garden News Best Buy (Jan 2011)

Amateur Gardening Best Buy (Jan 2011)

 


Price includes p&p.

 

How often do we arrive at a situation and think “if only I had .....”? This group of products from Pomona Fruits should go some way to resolving those issues. We may not have thought of everything, but what we have included has already established itself as a useful addition for the home gardener wanting to get the most out of their fruit and vegetable crops.

Carriage & packing charges

Carriage & packing charges

Our standard delivery charge to mainland UK is £8.95. Some items (where stated) are p&p inclusive. If you are only ordering items that are p&p inclusive, the standard delivery charge does not apply.
 
Some deliveries to the Scottish Islands and Highlands, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Scily Isles may incur surcharges. If a surcharge is applicable, we will contact you prior to despatch.
 
We regret that due to Brexit we are no longer able to deliver to Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and the rest of Europe.
Despatch Dates

Despatch Dates

We regret we are unable to give precise delivery dates as weather conditions can affect the despatch schedule. The following information (which applies to orders placed online and over the phone) should only be used as a guide and on the understanding that we may not be able to keep to these dates precisely. Please note, delivery usually takes longer when payment is made by cheque.
Fruit trees, soft fruit bushes, ornamental trees & hedging (bare root)

Fruit trees, soft fruit bushes, ornamental trees & hedging (bare root)

Bare root fruit trees, soft fruit bushes, ornamental trees and hedging are available from late November until late April.
 
Orders placed before the 15th November will usually be despatched by mid/late December.
 
Orders placed between 16th November and 31st December will usually be despatched late December/January.
 
Orders placed after the 1st January will usually be delivered within 28 days of the order being placed.
 
Closing date for orders for bare root trees, soft fruit bushes and hedging plants is Easter Monday (18th April 2022). Orders received after then will be despatched in the late autumn.
Fruit trees & soft fruit bushes (pot grown)

Fruit trees & soft fruit bushes (pot grown)

Pot grown fruit trees, gooseberries and currants are available April to late August and will usually be despatched within 14 days.
 
Blackberries, blueberries, cranberries, elderberries, honeyberries, lingonberries, figs, goji berries and grapes are normally available throughout the year. If ordered April to late September they will normally be despatched within 14 days unless ordered with plants that are due to be despatched at a later date. Under these circumstances, to avoid additional carriage charges, the entire order will be sent together when everything is available. Outside this period, delivery may take up to 28 days or longer if ordered with plants that are due to be despatched at a later date.
Cell Grown Raspberries

Cell Grown Raspberries

Cell grown raspberries are available from mid June to mid August and will usually be despatched within 14 days.

Strawberry plants (Runners)

Strawberry plants (Runners)

Unless otherwise stated in the product description, fresh dug strawberry plants will be despatched from mid October to late November. Coldstored strawberry plants will be despatched from March to early July. Orders placed during these periods will usually be delivered within 28 days. Some varieties are only available as coldstored plants (see product description for availability).
Strawberry plants (Misted Tips)

Strawberry plants (Misted Tips)

Misted Tips are available from late August to mid October and will be despatched within 28 days.

Vegetable Plants

Vegetable Plants

Vegetable plants are available from mid May to late July. As a very rough guide, plants ordered before the end of April will usually be despatched by late May. Plants ordered after May will usually be despatched by early June.

Asparagus crowns

Asparagus crowns

Asparagus crowns will be despatched from late March/early April to late May. Orders placed during this period will be despatched within 28 days.

Hardware

Hardware

Hardware is usually despatched within 14 days unless ordered with plants that are due to be despatched at a later date.
Biological Controls (Natural Predators) & Bumblebee Hives

Biological Controls (Natural Predators) & Bumblebee Hives

Natural Predators and Bumble Bee hives are only despatched at the appropriate time of year (see product description for detailed information). When “in season” they are despatched direct from our supplier in batches on a weekly basis -  we send orders to our supplier every Thursday and they despatch these orders Wednesday the following week. Natural Predators are sent by first class post, bumblebee hives are sent by carrier.

There are no reviews for this product

Recommended Products

Rootrainers (Deep - pack of 2)
£24.95 inc. p&pRootrainers (Deep - pack of 2)Rootrainers™ provide the perfect start for all seeds, seedlings, plugs & cuttings, especially those that require deep root runs and those that are sensitive to root disturbance. ‘Air pruning’ encourages vigorous & strong root formation; roots grow straight, avoiding root balls and pot bound plants. Opening the Rootrainers™ up like a book allows for easy inspection of root progress and removal of the young plants. Each pack consists of 32 reusable cells with holding tray and propagating lid. Deep Rootrainers™ are 12cm (5in) deep and are especially brilliant for sweet peas, runner beans, and all deep rooted flowers, fruit and vegetables.Buy Now

Customers Also Purchased

Insect Barrier Glue (Large)
£15.95Insect Barrier Glue (Large)Insect Barrier Glue is the easy way to stop crawling pests. A modern alternative to greasebanding fruit trees, it is easy to apply, stays sticky longer and is more economical to use. It can also be applied to plant pots or entire bench areas. It will protect against Winter Moth (the larvae causes damage to the leaves and fruits of apple, pear, plum & cherry) as well as deterring adult vine weevils, earwigs and ants. The 300ml tube fits a standard mastic gun (not supplied) and will create approximately 20m (65ft) of band.Buy Now
Sibley's Patio Cherry 'Kordia'New Product
£38.95Sibley's Patio Cherry 'Kordia'This patio version of 'Kordia' has been developed by fruit authority Will Sibley, who has for many years been working on a range of fruit trees for the home gardener. It has been grafted onto Gisela 5 dwarfing rootstock using special grafting techniques to keep the tree even more compact. It is a heavy cropping true black dessert cherry from the Czech Republic. The fruits are large with sweet, red, juicy flesh. Resistant to splitting.Buy Now
Strawberry Plants 'Malling Centenary' (12 plants)
£17.95 inc. p&pStrawberry Plants 'Malling Centenary' (12 plants)Bred in the UK by East Malling Research, this new variety was chosen to mark the 100th anniversary of the research station in 2013 and is considered to be the British strawberry of the future! Bred for the supermarkets but with the aim of putting flavour back into the berry, it has a unique combination of outstanding taste, heavy yields and good shelf life. The fruits are very juicy and the eating quality is consistently good with high sugar levels and an excellent strawberry flavour. We think that Malling Centenary also has great potential as a garden variety - Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jr. was certainly impressed with the flavour when he was filmed tasting the fruit for the BBC's Great British Food Revival and the variety was shortlisted for 'Plant of the Year' at the 2013 Chelsea Flower Show.Buy Now
Strawberry Plants 'Mara des Bois' (12 plants)
£18.50 inc. p&pStrawberry Plants 'Mara des Bois' (12 plants)This very special perpetual fruiting strawberry is the only variety to combine the aromatic flavour of the wild alpine strawberry with the fruit size and yield of the modern cultivars. When fully ripe, the medium sized berries are extremely fragrant and develop an intense flavour and aroma similar to the woodland strawberry. Highly sought after by top chefs, if you travel to France and visit the local markets you will see fruits of this wonderful variety on sale when in season. Resistant to powdery mildew.Buy Now
Slim Soft Tie (2 x 8m Rolls)
£12.95Slim Soft Tie (2 x 8m Rolls)The perfect choice for tying up the stems of trees, shrubs, roses, large climbers and heavily laden fruit bushes. Soft-Tie’s inner core of galvanized steel wire gives it strength and the outer coating of UV stabilized rubber compound cushions and protects plant stems. With a couple of quick twists, the tie may be quickly and easily adjusted to accommodate growing stems.Buy Now
Irrigatia SOL-C24L Watering System + Dripper Extension Kit
£123.95 inc. p&pIrrigatia SOL-C24L Watering System + Dripper Extension KitThe Irrigatia SOL-C24L Solar Automatic Watering System offers all the benefits of the SOL-C12L with even more features, thanks to the extra power it generates from it's larger solar panel. This eco-friendly, fully automatic watering system uses solar power to irrigate plants from your water butt and can even be used during a hosepipe ban. Simple to install, once set up the system will water automatically with minimum supervision. No need for an outside tap or power source!Buy Now