Supply of Bedding Plants to Cambridge City Council

Supply of Bedding Plants to Cambridge City Council

The contract is for the supply of approximately 90,000 plants per annum, split 40,000 (summer) and 50,000 (winter).


Supply of Bedding Plants

Awarding body Cambridge City Council

EST. START DATE: 01/07/2016
EST. END DATE: 01/07/2019


Cambridge City Council has a number of parks and open spaces and road islands in which high quality floral bedding schemes are provided. We’re seeking tenders from qualified and experienced companies for the supply and delivery of high quality bedding plants to meet our requirements.

The contract is for the supply of approximately 90,000 plants per annum, split 40,000 (summer) and 50,000 (winter).

Full details of the plant types and varieties and also the minimum specifications required are given within the invitation to tender document.

Delivery of the plants is twice a year during the first week of October and the first week of June. The contract will run for up to three years (six contract deliveries) commencing October 2016.

Each June delivery will also include the supply of plants, planting and delivery for approximately 180 hanging baskets and 36 balcony troughs for city centre locations.

The closing date for tender returns is 6th June 2016. Details of the tender return process are included in the Invitation to Tender document.

The Invitation to Tender document is available from the Cambridge City Council website via the apply online button

As this invitation to tender is offered as a downloadable document and in order to ensure the lead council can inform all potential tenderers of answers to questions posed by other tenderers (before the closing date), please advise the contact officer in writing if you intend to or may submit a tender, providing your full contact details


Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Category Horticultural,
CPV codes 77000000,
Suitable for SME YES


1 June 2016

25 days


6 June 2016

about 1 month


Cambridge City Council
Paul Jones
Operations Manager – Grounds,
Cambridge City Council Depot,
Mill Road,
Cambridge CB1 2AZ. Tel 01223 458215

Express an interest online


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