Dave Parkinson Plants
4, West Bank, Carlton,
East Yorkshire

Tel/Fax :
01405 860693



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Pot up bulbs into a suitable mixture of, peat/perlite, peat/perlite/small bark mix or small bark with sphagnum moss added. When potted compost should come two thirds of the way up the bulbs.

Water sparingly until growths appear. Avoid water onto flowers. When in flower keep out of direct sun

After flowering

Water regularly . Liquid feed approximately every second week with maxicrop or seaweed fertiliser. Can be stood outside in summer (after frosts of ceased). Continue watering and feeding


Cease watering, allow leaves to die back and bulbs to go dormant. Store in a cold frost free place. Discard old shrivelled bulb and trim roots to 1 inch. Repot newly formed bulb in spring.

How to order your Pleiones

By mail order, using  either this form (MS Word format) or this form (Adobe Accrobat Format). - PLEASE NOTE Pleione are available in February or March

Pleione Available :


P. Aurita Large pink flowers - grows best in sphagnum moss £10.00

P. Bulbocodioides

Mauve pink, late flowering


P. Formosana

Very variable, mainly pink


P. Sheffield Strong grower, large flowers

P. Speciosa ‘Blakeway Phillips’

Flowers of purplish pink






P. Alishan

Pale lavender pink flowers


P. Brigadoon

Mauve flowers, good grower


P. El pico 'Gold Crest' Vibrant pink flowers with deep red markings £6.00
P. Erebus 'Red Poll' Pale mauve pink flowers, orange brown lip markings £6.00

P. Hekla

Early flowering, purple, frilled lip blotched red


P. Jorullo ‘Eddy’

Purple/pink flowers


P. Rakata

Large flowers, blend of orange/apricot/pink with pink sheen


P. Rossini

Pale purple pink and creamy white


P. Shantung

Pale yellow flowers


P. Stromboli - 'Fireball'

Dark purplish pink flowers inside of lip spotted dark red, intense colour


P. Tolima Large flowers of purplish pink £4.00

P. Tongariro

Easy to grow, flowers dark rose colour


P. Versailles ‘Bucklebury’ Large flowers of dark mauve/pink £4.00
P. Vesuvius 'Phoenix' Large reddish pink flowers, lip of orange/yellow spotted red. Strong grower £5.00

P. Verdi

Purple-pink with reddish pink lip markings


P. Welling
Not Available

A speciosa hybrid, purple flowers


P Vesuvious Pink flowers, free flowering £4.00

Post & Packing - £6.00 (UK)
EU Postage - at cost

Available in February or March

Orders are for flowering size bulbs, but no guarantee can be given for flowering.

February Special Offer

Pleione Collection

Special Offer £20.00
Five pseudo-bulbs all different, from the growers selection.

Compost (UK only)

Cultural leaflet
Free psot and packing for UK orders or Collection