Plants

You choose your favourite vegetable plug plants and we’ll send them to you as soon as they’re ready to be planted out in your own veg plot. It’s better than a pick and mix!

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  • Arctic King Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    A compact butterhead lettuce with bright green crisp heads.
    This butterhead variety was bred especially for the winter. If it’s mild it’ll probably mature in the new year ready for you to harvest in March, and will do even better if you can pop a cloche or fleece over it.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Arctic King (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: A wonderful base for your salads with its mild flavour and crisp texture

    Ready to harvest: March to May

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid/late October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • basil

    British Basil

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Resistant to cooler conditions
    This variety has been specifically selected for growing outside in the UK as it is resistant to cooler conditions. It has a bright, green leaf that doesn’t discolour and keeps its recognisable intense flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: British (organic*)

    Great for protecting your tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing basil in. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Pinch off small sprigs and add to salads, tomato dishes, sauces and vegetables.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • corn salad

    Corn Salad (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    This tasty salad leaf is perfect for growing in pots
    You can get a great crop of winter salad leaves from these. Our top tip is to buy 2 sets and plant them really close together, then harvest every other plant and leave the remainder as cut & come again. A brilliant space saver and tasty too.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Verte De Cambrai (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: A delicious addition to winter salads

    Ready to harvest: November to February

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid/late October.  These plants will arrive bare-rooted with approximately 5-15cm growth.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • golden ball turnip

    Golden Ball Turnip (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    A truly unique, brightly coloured turnip with an exquisite flavour
    A lovely, sweet flavoured turnip that’ll store well. They’re quick growing and ready to harvest when the roots are about the size of a golf ball. Once harvested, store them in a cool dark place. Perfect for warming winter casseroles and so much tastier than shop bought turnips.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Golden Ball (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: Great in casseroles and stews or even slow roasted.

    Ready to harvest: November to March

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid/late October. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with approximately 5-15cm growth.

    golden *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     

  • red russian kale

    Kale – Red Russian (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    This is one of our favourites for the winter!

    You get really lovely tones of colour on this plant as it grows, making it a very attractive addition to your veg patch, and of course it’s uber healthy too and easy to grow. It is a great grower for autumn/winter, and will provide you with lots of lovely leaves right through to spring. It will tolerate frosts and even snow, although its growth will slow down in such cold temperatures. On milder autumn and winter days it’ll keep on growing!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Russian (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Kale is best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing kale in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Red Russian Kale is the sweetest of the kale types. An incredibly nutritious vegetable, it can be enjoyed steamed, baked in a gratin or used in stir-fries, stews or even smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: late August to Mid October.

    Ready to harvest: November onwards (depending on the soil temperature!)

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Land Cress (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    If you love water cress, then this is one for you!
    As the name suggests, the key difference is that land cress is grown on the land, not the water but the taste is very similar. If you grow it under cover (a cloche or fleece) or in a milder region you should be able to harvest it throughout winter.

    Number of plants: 10

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: Perfect with your steak and fries, pop into your salads for a peppery kick or add a handful to pasta dishes.

    Ready to harvest: October to April

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Marvel of Four Seasons Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 plants)

    With its beautiful colour, this is a stunning addition to your winter veg garden
    It will cope with any conditions that the UK throws at it! It’s a very pretty, tasty lettuce that should be harvestable before Christmas if mild, especially if grown under a cloche or fleece.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Marvel of Four Seasons (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: Not only does it look great, but this deep red and pale green butterhead lettuce makes a colourful and flavoursome addition to winter salads.

    Ready to harvest: November to April

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid/late October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • red mizuna

    Mizuna – Red Knight (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Attractive and easy to grow, a tasty addition to your veg patch

    Mizuna is an attractive and delicious cut and come again salad leaf with deeply cut spicy flavoured leaves. It is easy to grow and well worth having in your veg patch. The leaves are fairly frost tolerant, although we would recommend protecting them with horticultural fleece if there’s snow on the forecast!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Knight (organic)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots. Find out more about growing mizuna in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in salads and also great for stir frying.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between late August and mid October.

    Ready to harvest: November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Rhubarb Chard (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Colourful, nutrient-rich and delicious

    This is a leaf beet chard that will add a nice splash of colour to the garden over winter. It’s a nice one to grow in borders and pots as well. Treat it as spinach or pick the leaves while they are young for salads.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Rhubarb Red (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots. Find out more about growing chard in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: The leaves are lovely wilted with a bit of garlic butter, and the stalks are great chopped up and thrown into paellas and risottos.

    Can be delivered from: late August to mid October

    Ready to harvest: November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • tatsoi

    Tatsoi

    £4.99
    (10 plants)

    An easy grower for autumn and winter

    This is a lovely looking, easy-to-grow Chinese cabbage plant that can be harvested whole or used as a cut & come again for individual leaves for stir-fries (it tastes amazing with ginger, honey and soy sauce) and salads. It grows well at this time of year, when it is less prone to bolting.

    Number of plug plants: 10

    Variety: Tatsoi (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. Find out more about growing beans in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Try it in stir fries with ginger, say sauce, honey and garlic.

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered between late August and mid October. Available to pre-order now. Plants will arrive bare-rooted with approx 10-15cm growth.

    Ready to harvest: Nov/Dec if mild, or early spring

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Wild Bergamot (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Bees, butterflies and beneficial insects love this plant
    This is a beautiful North American wild flower with a strong scent and very attractive lavender coloured flowers. It can grow to approximately 1m in height. It normally flowers from July to September, so you may get a few blooms this year. The leaves are traditionally used to make a tea to ward off cold and flu-like symptoms. It’s a perennial so will die back and return next spring.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Wild Bergamot (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Plant along your vegetable patch border, ideally against a wall or fence to give it some support.

    In the Kitchen: Bergamot leaves are wonderful used in herbal tea.

    Can be delivered from: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Density Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Outstanding winter hardiness and a beautiful crisp texture
    This is a cos style of lettuce that you’ll really enjoy if you like Little Gem lettuce. It’s got a nice crisp texture and should mature in early spring for some fresh salads as soon as the sun shines. It’ll be even earlier if you pop some fleece over it, or a cloche.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Winter Density (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds.

    In the kitchen: A lovely crisp cos lettuce to add real crunch to your early spring salads.

    Ready to harvest: February to May

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered from late August until mid/late October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Spring Green Cabbage

    Winter Green Cabbage

    £5.99
    (10 plants)

    Bring on the bubble & squeak!

    This is a good, reliable cabbage that is easy to grow over the autumn and winter months. It has great flavour and is super hardy so will withstand the cold winter well, ready to produce a harvestable head of cabbage greens between January and March. The heart is a little looser than spring greens, more like a savoy cabbage.

    Variety: Wintergreen (organic*)

    Number of plants: 10

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots. Find out more about growing cabbages in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Enjoy it in stir-fries, steam it, boil it and all sorts. We rather like it cooked up in tasty bubble & squeak. With a poached egg on top. Mmm.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between late August and mid-late October. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: Jan-Mar

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Lemon Balm (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    If you like sipping on herbal teas, then Lemon Balm is a must have for your garden!
    Lemon balm produces beautiful bright green leaves which have a lovely lemony flavour and fragrance. Planted in autumn, Lemon Balm will establish its roots well before it dies back in the cold winter months to reappear as a strong, healthy plant early the following spring.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Lemon Balm is best grown in pots as it does spread quickly.

    In the kitchen: Works wonderfully as a herbal tea, just throw a few leaves into a mug of hot water and let it infuse for a few minutes for a calming cuppa. Alternatively, it works well with fish, poultry and vegetables as well as in salads, stuffings, juices and smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Raspberry Canes – Malling Jewel (Potted)

    £9.99
    (3 Canes)

    Early fruiting and hardy with good disease tolerance
    This early fruiting variety of floricane raspberry is very hardy once mature, and has a good tolerance to disease. Produces large fruits with a lovely rich red colour and excellent flavour.

    Number of canes: 3 (potted)

    Variety: Malling Jewel

    Can be grown in: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.

    In the kitchen: These delicious sweet raspberries are delicious used in summery puddings such as fruit salads, eton mess or summer pudding. Or use to make yummy jam or in smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 2 litre pots. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

  • vietnamese coriander

    Vietnamese Coriander (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Striking in appearance with a punchy tasty flavour
    This is a popular herb in Asian cooking – it’s very punchy in flavour and has quite a striking look. It’s a great alternative to traditional coriander that we’re so used to, the flavour is stronger and it’s less prone to bolting. It will survive the winter in milder parts of the country, but if it does find it a bit too chilly it will die back and return the following spring.

    Number of plants: 3

    Can be grown in: Pots work well, but make sure they are deep as coriander likes to put down good roots. A raised bed would be good as well. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Young leaves are delicious chopped fresh in salads. Use in stir fries and curries, added towards the end of cooking time to retain the subtle flavours. It works wonderfully as a flavouring alongside lime, chilli and lemon grass.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Oregano

    Greek Oregano (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious in smell and taste, a delightful addition to the garden.
    With its lovely bright green leaves and aroma, oregano is a very attractive plant for the garden. Planted in autumn, you can expect to be able to use it more or less year round. The flowers are great for bees too.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Greek (organic)

    Can be grown in: Planting in a pot that you can put outside in the summer and inside in the winter works wonders! Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: With a warm aroma, oregano goes particularly well with tomatoes, aubergine and lamb and is generally added just at the end of cooking, so that it retains its pungency. It it a popular addition to many Italian and Greek dishes.

    Can be delivered from: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

  • Rosemary

    Rosemary (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A delicious classic
    This delicious culinary variety of Rosemary will produce upright deep green foliage and blue flowers. Rosemary can create a fantastic decorative and fragrant hedge if you plant a series of plants about 2 feet apart.

    Number of plants: 3

    Can be grown in: Anywhere as long as it has good drainage. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Spike meat, poultry and game with rosemary. Alternatively, chop it and use in stuffings and sauces for fish, lamb or chicken. Can be used fresh or dried.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Thyme

    Thyme (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    These flowers are highly scented and good at attracting bees and other beneficial insects to the garden.
    This is the most popular variety of common thyme which has dark green upright bushy foliage with pretty pink flowers. Plant it in autumn for more or less immediate use.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing thyme. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Perfect for use with poultry and pork, for flavouring stews, stuffings, sausages and pies.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Sage

    Sage (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Bees and other beneficial insects love these pretty flowers.
    Sage is an evergreen herb with highly aromatic leaves. This lovely common broad leaf variety of sage is arguably the best for culinary uses.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Common Broadleaf (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Sage is traditionally used with pork, cheese and mushroom dishes and will make wonderful stuffings. The flowers are edible too and can be used to dress summer salads.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Pineapple Mint

    Pineapple Mint (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Wonderful attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects
    Pineapple mint plants are one of the most attractive varieties of mints, producing beautiful green leaves edged with white. This mint has a lovely tasty hint of pineapple and is extremely versatile.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Pineapple (organic*)

    Great for protecting your brassicas, tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Pots, containers or planting in a bucket in the ground. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Wonderful used in drinks, desserts, salads, with fresh fruit or to make fresh mint tea.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • garden mint

    Garden Mint (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Fragrant, fast-growing and a great addition to recipes
    One of the most popular culinary mints with large leaves and pretty pink, lilac or white flowers appearing in the summer. Plant it in autumn for more or less immediate use!

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Garden (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots, containers or planting in a bucket in the ground. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This variety is ideal for making mint sauce or adding to salads and summer drinks.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Marjoram

    Marjoram (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    If you love Mediterranean cooking this is a must have herb for your kitchen garden
    Planted in autumn, marjoram will have a chance to establish its roots for an early start next spring. This traditional culinary marjoram will produce lovely pink or white flowers from mid-summer to early autumn above the strongly aromatic, dark green leaves.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Pot (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Planting in a pot that you can put outside in the summer and inside in the winter works wonders! Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: If you love Mediterranean cooking this is a must have herb for your kitchen garden. Use in sauces for pizza toppings, marinades, or salad dressings, or dry to use in other recipes.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Chives

    Chives (Autumn)

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    This herb looks beautiful in your garden and on your plate
    A delicious evergreen herb that will come back year after year producing beautiful edible pale mauve flowers in the summer. This herb looks beautiful in your garden and on your plate, a must have for any kitchen garden. Plant it in autumn and it’ll get its roots well established for an earlier start next spring.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your carrots, tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing chives. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: The slim, elegant dark green leaves can be used as a spicy addition to salads, or in soups, stews and curries. The flowers are also edible and look lovely when sprinkled over a summer salad.

    Delivery: Late August to October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    Ready to harvest: March to October

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.