Plants

You choose your favourite vegetable 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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  • Achillea-Salmon-Beauty

    Achillea millefolium Lachsschonheit Salmon Beauty

    £8.99

    Pot Size: 2L
    Position: Sun
    Soil: Any good garden soil. Needs good drainage
    Rate of Growth: Fast
    Flowering Period: Summer
    Flower Colour: Pink
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 45cm
    Eventual Spread: 60cm
    Garden Care: Remove dead flowers and old leaves in the Spring to keep tidy. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every spring and top the soil up with an ornamental mulch.

    Achillea Millefolium, commonly known as Yarrow, produces flat heads of soft pink flowers in the summer. They are a magnet for many pollinating insects including hoverflies. Spreading stems make good ground cover but Achilleas do not like to be crowded so give them an open, sunny site and well drained soil for them to be able to do well.


  • Anemone-Andrea-Atkinson

    Anemone x hybrida Andrea Atkinson

    £9.99

    Pot Size: 2L
    Position: Sun or part shade
    Soil: Any good garden soil
    Rate of Growth: Medium
    Flowering Period: Late Summer/Autumn
    Flower Colour: White
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 90cm
    Eventual Spread: 75cm
    Garden Care: Remove dead flowers and old leaves in the Spring to keep tidy. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every spring and top up the soil with a mulch of garden compost.

    A classic perennial for late summer and autumn borders. Pure white flowers float on wiry stems for weeks and are followed by fluffy seed heads for extra interest. Very undemanding and a good plant to grow in dry soil and part shade where the jagged leaves will spread to make good ground cover.


  • Aster-x-frikartii-Monch

    Aster x frikartii Monch

    £9.99

    Pot Size: 1.5L
    Position: Sun or part shade
    Soil: Any good garden soil
    Rate of Growth: Fast
    Flowering Period: Summer
    Flower Colour: Mauve
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 90cm
    Eventual Spread: 75cm
    Garden Care: Remove dead flowers to keep tidy and prune hard in late Spring. May require staking. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every Spring and top up the soil with a mulch of garden compost.

    A classic cottage garden plant. The much sought after Aster has a long flowering season from July until late Autumn. Producing soft blue flowers with yellow centres, bees adore this plant for its pollen. Aster x frikartii Monch grows quickly into a rounded shape that’s ideal to soften the front of a border.


  • Astilbe-simplicifolia-Sprite

    Astilbe simplicifolia Sprite

    £9.99

    Pot Size: 2L
    Position: Part shade
    Soil: Any good garden soil. Does not like to dry out
    Rate of Growth: Slow
    Flowering Period: Early Summer
    Flower Colour: Pink
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 45cm
    Eventual Spread: 60cm
    Garden Care: Remove dead flowers and old leaves in the Spring to keep tidy. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every Spring and top up the soil with a mulch of garden compost.

    Low mounds of glossy, deep green leaves cover the ground and are a lovely back drop to the spikes of soft pink flowers that appear on arching stems in the Summer. An ideal choice to soften the edge of a border in damp soil or to grow in a bog garden or other wet place. Prefers a partly shaded site.


  • Astilboides-tabularis

    Astilboides tabularis

    £9.99

    Pot Size: 2L
    Position: Sun or part shade
    Soil: Any good garden soil. Does not like to dry out
    Rate of Growth: Medium
    Flowering Period: Summer
    Flower Colour: Pink
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 1.8m
    Eventual Spread: 1m
    Garden Care: Remove dead flowers to keep tidy. Dig in garden compost before planting. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every Spring and top up the soil with a mulch of garden compost.

    Huge leaves add texture and shade through the growing season. Producing dramatic spikes of flowers in the Summer, these are held well above the leaves and mature to attractive seed heads. A great addition to a bog garden or other wet area in the sunshine or part shade.


  • Bay

    Bay

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    A must for your kitchen garden
    Glossy, aromatic, perennial evergreen foliage sits at the top of a tall slender stem, making an elegant addition to your patio or garden and in your kitchen.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots, containers, in your kitchen garden or sheltered garden borders.

    In the kitchen: The aromatic leaves can be used fresh or dried and are used in cooking to give a fragrant flavour to soups, stews, casseroles and other dishes.

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


  • Melon

    Blenheim Orange Melon

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    Lovely and juicy, perfect for summer fruit salads
    Blenheim Orange is an old and tried variety with a wonderful flavour and deliciously sweet fragrance. It has a slightly netted skin and scarlet flesh with a sweet flavour. Produces large fruits.

    Best grown in a greenhouse or under cover.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Blenheim Orange (organic)

    Can be grown in: Best grown in a greenhouse or under cover. If you are growing them upwards, they will need net hammocks to support the weight of the fruit. Alternatively, you can grow them at ground level, but you will need to place the fruit on a wooden board or similar to stop the fruit from rotting.

    In the kitchen: Lovely and juicy when ripe. Can be eaten on its own or makes a tasty addition to a fruit salad

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • blue-lake-french-climbing-bean

    Blue Lake French Climbing Bean

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative, and deliciously tasty
    Producing pencil-shaped, stringless pods that are green in colour, this variety can reach up to 1.5m in height. The beans inside are pure white, and can be used as haricot beans at the end of the season.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Blue Lake (organic)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. They will need a support to climb. Find out more about growing climbing beans in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Great steamed with a drizzle of olive oil. Slightly sweeter in flavour than other French Beans

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • basil

    British Basil

    £5.99
    (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.


  • buttercup-winter-squash

    Buttercup Winter Squash

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and delicious  
    This variety of winter squash has a deliciously dense, firm flesh and a beautifully sweet and nutty flavour with an unusually flat shape. The skin is a green/grey colour and the fruits grow to approximately 1.5kg.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Buttercup (organic)

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This squash is great for roasting, using in a soup or to make a delicious pie.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • celtuce

    Celtuce

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Very unusual plant that can be used in two different ways
    Celtuce is a stem-lettuce with a Chinese origin. It’s an unusual plant that can be used in 2 ways:

    The leaves can be picked whilst young and used like a cut and come again lettuce. As the stem elongates, the rosette formation changes to a small tuft of leaves on the top.

    The second use is for the stem which has a mild celery-like flavour. Peel off the outer layer and slice thinly. This tastes amazing in salads or can be lightly steamed.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Celtuce (organic)

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

    In the kitchen: The leaves can be picked either whilst young or when they have formed a rosette and used in lovely summer salads. The stem can be sliced and either lightly steamed, or added raw to your salads for an amazing flavour and texture.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • Charlotte Potato

    Charlotte (Organic Salad/Second early Variety)

    £3.99
    (10 Tubers)

    A classic salad potato
    This salad potato is high yielding with long, yellow tubers and waxy, tasty flesh. It will provide you with an excellent crop of delicious salad-sized potatoes that will store well. This variety has good blight resistance.

    Number of tubers (seed potatoes): 10

    Variety: Charlotte (organic)

    Can be grown in: Potatoes need a bit of depth. You can grow them straight in the ground in a raised bed, or in a deep planter. Find out more about growing potatoes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This variety of potato is suitable for boiling, mashing, steamed or sautéed.

    Can be delivered from: February onwards.


  • cherry-bomb-chilli-pepper

    Cherry Bomb Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    More bark than bite!
    This tasty variety produces cherry-shaped fruits which have fleshy walls. The fruits turn from green to a beautiful, bright red and grow to approximately 7cm in diameter. Stuff them with cream cheese for a tasty nibble!

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Cherry Bomb (organic)

    How hot? Medium hot

    Can be grown in: Chillies are best grown in fresh compost in either growbags or pots. Find out more about growing chillies in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Cherry bomb chilli bites are delicious. Cut off the stalk, scoop out the seeds and stuff with soft cheese and you’ve got an instant easy delicious treat.

    Can be delivered from: May to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-30cm.


  • Chervil

    Chervil

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious and rich in vitamins
    Producing leaves that are long and straight, this annual has an unusual aniseed flavour and is very rich in vitamins.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers are perfect for growing Chervil.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in soups and salads. Chervil goes very well with chick and white fish.

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


  • planter-children

    Children’s Planter

    £39.99
    (28 Plants)

    The perfect way to get your little ones growing
    These lovely, wooden planters arrive with everything that’s needed to create an instant vegetable garden with your little ones. Simply add water to the coir compost block and mix with the organic plant nutrients provided, then pop in your vegetable plants. Enjoy growing and harvesting fresh organic vegetables and salad from this garden throughout the spring and summer.

    This planter can easily be placed on a patio or decking area. Plants will grow best in a nice sunny spot.

    Includes the following:
    • Wooden planter
    • Peat free organic coir compost block
    • Bag of organic plant nutrient
    • Water permeable membrane
    • Planting instructions
    • 28 x organic vegetable and salad plants

    Planter Dimensions: 79cm x 52cm x 15cm

    Can be delivered from: late April to August


  • Cistus-purpureus

    Cistus x purpureus

    £13.99

    Pot Size: 2.5L
    Position: Sun
    Soil: Any good garden soil. Needs good drainage
    Rate of Growth: Fast
    Flowering Period: Early Summer
    Flower Colour: Pink
    Hardiness: Hardy
    Eventual Height: 1.2m
    Eventual Spread: 1.2m
    Garden Care: Lightly prune after flowering to maintain the shape of your plant. Dig in sand or grit before planting to help with drainage. Feed with a slow release fertiliser each spring, and top up the soil with an ornamental mulch.

    A fast growing shrub which is semi-evergreen, only losing its leaves in hard winter weather, or if caught in a cold wind. The flowers cover the plants in early summer and the wrinkled petals are like tissue paper. The leaves and stems are sticky to touch allowing the plant to tolerate salt laden winds. Makes a lovely informal hedge in mild areas and a great plant to grow in a hot, dry border or near the sea.


  • okra

    Clemsons Spineless Okra

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    Commonly used in Indian Cuisine
    Producing rich green pods with an angular shape, these plants can reach up to 1.3m in height, so ideally they will need supporting. Often known as ladies finger, okra is common throughout the world and is often used in Indian cuisine. The pods are best used when they are 7-10cm in length otherwise they can become a little tough.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Clemsons Spineless (organic)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. They will need a support to climb.

    In the kitchen: The seeds release a sticky liquid when cooked which can be used to thicken soups and stews. Alternatively, they can be stir-fried, steamed or grilled whilst still whole to serve as a side dish with a lovely subtle flavour.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • Daucus carota Science Fiction mixed

    Colourful Carrot Mix

    £7.99
    (20 Plants)

    A firm favourite with children
    This fun and easy-to-grow colourful carrot collection contains purple, orange and yellow carrots, giving you a lovely burst of colour to brighten up any dish. These carrots are a real favourite with the mini-rocketeers!

    Number of plants: 20

    Can be grown in: Raised beds, planters or large containers. Find out more about growing carrots in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Can be steamed or are delicious eaten raw in salads. They are also great roasted with some honey.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July


  • comfrey

    Comfrey

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    A wonder plant!
    Drawing minerals out of the soil and into its roots and leaves, comfrey can be used as a compost accelerator, to make liquid manure, mulch, weed suppressant and as an insect attractor.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots or containers.

    Uses: Comfrey should not be eaten. Comfrey is however wonderful used for grazes, bruising and stings. Pick a leaf, spit on it, rub it between the palms till it starts breaking up, then rub on the affected area.

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


  • Companion Plant Pack

    Companion Plant Pack

    £9.99
    (30 Plants)

    Help to keep pests at bay with beautiful companion plants
    Companion planting is a traditional and natural way to deter pests from crops that you are growing and to attract good insects such as hoverflies, lacewings and ladybirds which are the best natural predators of aphids and whitefly. Our little companion plant pack is a great way to get started and not only do the plants look lovely when interspersed with your vegetables, they all have the advantage of being edible too.

    With 30 plants in total, this pack contains the following plants:

    Tagetes x 10
    Tagetes planted close to your tomatoes, peppers and aubergine are a great natural way to deter whitefly, and they also look very pretty when in flower. The petals have a distinctive zesty flavour and can picked and used fresh to garnish salads.

    French Marigold x 10
    The strong colour of marigolds attracts hoverflies, lacewings and ladybirds. The flowers and leaves have a mild citrus flavour and can be used to garnish salads or desserts.

    Nasturtiums x 10
    A wonderful pretty companion plant with edible leaves and petals which have a distinctive peppery taste. Nasturtiums secrete a mustard oil that insects love. Plant as a sacrificial crop close to brassicas to deter caterpillars.


  • countess-parsnip

    Countess Parsnip

    £6.99
    (20 Plants)

    High yielding with good disease tolerance
    A very typically British vegetable, this main crop variety of parsnip has a good disease tolerance and is high yielding. The parsnips form a smooth skin and are very uniform in shape.

    Number of plants: 20

    Variety: Countess (organic)

    Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds.

    In the kitchen: Delicious roasted with some honey. Alternatively try mashing your parsnips with other root vegetables. Parsnips can also be thinly sliced and fried to make delicious chips or crisps.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July


  • cucamelon

    Cucamelon

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    Easy to grow, tasty and unusual little fruits
    This unusual little fruit is a vigorous climber/trailer that is both pest and drought resistant. Forming grape sized cucumbers that taste of watermelon with a tiny tinge of lime, these are easier to grow than regular cucumbers and produce a constant stream of fruits throughout the summer months.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Cucamelon (organic)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. They will need some support as the vines can grow to 1.2-1.5m in height.

    In the kitchen: These taste wonderful in a salad with cherry tomatoes, can be stir-fried, pickled, eaten as a fruit or even popped on a cocktail stick in your martini!

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • planter-salad2

    Cut & Come Again Salad Planter

    £39.99
    (50 Plants)

    Enjoy picking delicious salad leaves in just a few weeks
    This lovely, wooden planter will arrive with everything that’s needed to create an easy-to-grow salad patch that will provide tasty leaves throughout the summer. Simply add water to the peat free organic coir compost block and mix with the organic plant nutrients provided. Then pop in your organic plants. Pick the outer leaves regularly to add to salads.

    This planter can easily be placed on a patio or decking area.

    Includes the following:

    • Wooden planter
    • Peat-free, organic coir compost block
    • Bag of organic plant nutrient
    • Water permeable membrane
    • Planting instructions
    • 50 x organic cut and come again salad plants

    Planter Dimensions: 79cm x 52cm x 15cm

    Can be delivered from: Late April to August


  • desiree-potatoes

    Desiree (Organic/Maincrop Variety)

    £3.99
    (10 Tubers)

    A very versatile variety
    This is an oval potato that has red skin and light, yellow, waxy flesh. It’s strong in flavour and particularly good for baking.  This variety will produce high yields of large potatoes that are of an excellent overall quality.

    Number of tubers (seed potatoes): 10

    Variety: Desiree (organic)

    Can be grown in: Potatoes need a bit of depth. You can grow them straight in the ground in a raised bed, or in a deep planter. Find out more about growing potatoes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Although it is best used for baking, this is a very versatile potato that can also be used for mashing, roasting, sautéing or fried.

    Can be delivered from: February onwards