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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  • autumn-crop-collection

    Autumn Crop Collection

    £18.99
    (81 Plants)

    Plant in July for a tasty Autumn Harvest!

    Just the thing to plant in summer, this collection of roots, kale, cabbages, broccoli, leeks and leaves should be ready to harvest between the end of September and October giving your veg patch a cheeky boost before the clocks go back. If you’ve harvested things like broad beans, potatoes and onions already, then this is ideal for filling those spaces. You need about 4m2 space in total, and the leaves will grow really well in pots if you’re running out of room!

    Space required: 4m

    Number of plants: 81 (carrots, celeriac, beetroot, kale, cabbages, broccoli, cauliflower, spinach and chard)

    Can be grown in: A mixture of beds and/or pots

    In the kitchen: This collection of delicious vegetables can be harvested in Autumn for some fab casseroles, soups and warm, healthy salads.

    Can be delivered from: July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • bay

    Bay

    £6.99
    (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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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 July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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


  • firecracker-chilli-pepper

    Firecracker Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Packs a punch but with an amazing fruit flavour
    Firecracker is a compact chilli plant that forms clusters of small, bright, multi-coloured fruits, that always turn red when fully ripe. As the name suggests, this is one of our hottest chillies. They have a good kick but the amazing fruity flavour is never overpowered by the heat. The fruits grow to approximately 9-10cm in length.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Firecracker (organic)

    How hot? 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: These are delicious pickled, or raw chopped up finely in a salad. They are also delicious when cooked, and can be stuffed, roasted or added to sauces.

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


  • christmasdinner

    Grow Your Own Christmas Dinner Collection

    £16.99
    (83 Plants)

    A fantastic collection of veggies perfect for your Christmas dinner
    If the idea of digging up your own homegrown veggies on Christmas Day meal appeals to you, then add the plants from our brand new Christmas Dinner Collection to your garden this July. All things going well, you’ll be able to harvest parsnips, red cabbage, cauliflowers, carrots, sprouts, leeks and herbs for your own homegrown family roast on December 25th.

    Number of plants: 83

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside in a raised bed or similar.

    Space required: You will need 3-4m2 of space. You can grow the leeks and carrots nice and closely together (10-15cm apart will be fine), leave 60cm between sprouts and then most other things only need about 30-40cm between plants so they won’t take up much space. (You could plant the cabbages between the sprouts to save space)

    In the kitchen: This collection of delicious vegetables and herbs are perfect for creating a homegrown family roast for Christmas day.

    Can be delivered from: July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Pumpkin

    Hundredweight Pumpkin

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Can you grow a record breaker?!    
    This variety of pumpkin can produce beautiful round deep orange fruits of up 25kg! To grow these enormous fun fruits, you will need to allow approx. 2m between plants and thin out other fruits as they form. This will allow your larger fruit to obtain all the nutrients and water it needs to grow to this super-size.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Hundredweight (organic*)

    Can be grown in: These pumpkins need to be grown outside with plenty of space. Find out more about growing pumpkins in our growing guide below.

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

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • hyssop

    Hyssop

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Bees and butterflies love these beautiful blue flowers.
    Hyssop produces rich blue, clustered flowers that grow out of one side of its stem. These flowers are great at attracting bees and butterflies to the garden. The stem has a square shape with long pointed aromatic dark green leaves. Hyssop can grow to a height of 45cm.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your brassicas!

    Can be grown in: Pots or containers, anywhere really as long as it has good drainage.

    In the kitchen: Use the young leaves of hyssop in salads or in meat or oily fish dishes, or use to flavour soups, stews, stuffing and fruit dishes. Hyssop is said to aid the digestion of fatty or rich foods.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lemon Grass

    Lemon Grass

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A delicious delicacy and essential in Asian inspired recipes
    A perennial, tropical variety of grass with a sweet, lemony scent. It is particularly associated with Thai and South East Asian cooking.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers on your patio in a sunny sheltered spot or in your greenhouse or conservatory.

    In the kitchen: A delicious delicacy and an essential in Asian inspired recipes. Lemon Grass is a delicious addition to soups, curries, sauces and fish dishes. The woody stems of this refreshing herb are also wonderful for making an invigorating herbal tea. Most of the flavour is in the thicker bulb end, which can be added whole to dishes, or peeled, then crushed or chopped.

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


  • planter-herb

    Perennial Herb Planter

    £39.99
    (8 Plants)

    Pop your planter in a sunny spot and you’ll have fresh herbs for years
    This lovely wooden planter will arrive with everything that’s needed to create an Instant living herb garden. Simply add water to the peat free organic compost bale and mix with the organic plant nutrients provided. Then pop in your herb plants and place in a warm sunny location. Enjoy growing and harvesting fresh organic herbs from this garden for the next few years.

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

    Includes the following:

    • Wooden planter
    • Peat free coir organic compost bale
    • Bag of organic plant nutrient
    • Water permeable membrane
    • Planting instructions
    • 8 x herb plants in 9cm pots

    Planter Dimensions: 79cm x 52cm x 15cm

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • calendula

    Plug the Gaps Collection

    £16.99
    90 Plants

    This is just the thing for filling in any spaces that appear in your veg patch in July, whether it’s from harvested crops or slug-munched plants! You can happily pop any of these plants in between other rows, in borders or even in pots. Each plant only needs a 10-20cm area of space to thrive and will grow quite quickly at this time of year so you’ll be able to harvest in no time at all.

    Use the leaves as cut and come again by cutting off the outer leaves for baby leaf salads right through the summer months, tuck beetroots, carrots and leeks wherever you have a little space, pop marigolds in amongst tomatoes to help deter aphids (they’re edible too) and grow peas (varieties may differ) up any free vertical space that you can find.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • red russian kale

    Red Russian Kale

    £3.99
    (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. We’re sure you will enjoy it just as much as we do!

    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.

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered between late April andJuly. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 5-15 cm.

    Ready to harvest: Jun onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • rhubarb-chard

    Rhubarb Chard

    £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.

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

    Ready to harvest: June onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • root collection

    Root Veg Collection

    £14.99
    (60 Plants)

    The perfect selection of colourful, fun and tasty root vegetables
    If you can’t decide which roots to grow this spring, then why not try this collection. Containing a great selection of root vegetables, from firm favourites like parsnip and swede, to the more unusual varieties such as colourful carrots and golden beetroot.

    Number of plants: 60

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

    In the kitchen: This collection contains all the root veg you need to cook up a hearty casserole, stew or spruce up your Sunday roasts.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lemon Balm

    Lemon Balm

    £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. Lemon Balm will die back in winter and reappear 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 April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Bronze Fennel

    Bronze Fennel

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A sweet aroma and a delicious aniseed flavour
    This is a superb hardy perennial herb which produces beautiful bronze coloured feathery foliage. It’ll grow quite big, to approximately 1m-2m high, and 1m wide, so give it plenty of space.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Fennel hates having its roots being disturbed or being transplanted, so sow in-situ, either into pots or the ground where it is to grow.

    In the kitchen: Bronze Fennel has a sweet aroma and a delicious aniseed flavour that goes well with white fish or used fresh in salads.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Cambridge Favourite Strawberry

    Cambridge Favourite Strawberry – Mid Summer Fruiting Variety

    £4.99
    (3 Plants)

    A superb variety, reliable and tolerant
    This is an amazingly popular mid-season variety of strawberry, which will produce a crop of juicy red fruits bursting with excellent flavour. This superb variety is reliable and tolerant of most situations.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Cambridge Favourite

    Can be grown in: Plant in the garden, containers, window boxes or grow bags. Find out more about growing strawberries in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious picked fresh from the garden and served with lashings of Cornish clotted cream! Yummy yummy yummy!

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July


  • Three Organic Rhubarb Crowns

    Three Rhubarb Crowns

    £12.99
    (3 Plants)

    Nice and easy to grow, very reliable and completely scrumptious
    This perennial vegetable provides the first ‘fruit’ of the season. Rhubarb is reliable to grow, even in poor soil although it responds really well to rich, well drained conditions and annual autumn manuring which’ll give you large crops of tender juicy stems, delicious for cooking with.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Victoria

    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: Good for so much more than crumble. Try making a delicious rhubarb cheesecake, tart, pie, fool, Eton Mess and even chutney.

    Can be delivered from: May until November.

    We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

     


  • One Organic Rhubarb Crown

    One Rhubarb Crown

    £4.99
    (1 Plant)

    Nice and easy to grow, very reliable and completely scrumptious
    This perennial vegetable provides the first ‘fruit’ of the season. Rhubarb is reliable to grow, even in poor soil although it responds really well to rich, well drained conditions and annual autumn manuring which will give you large crops of tender juicy stems, delicious for cooking with.

    Number of plants: 1

    Variety: Victoria

    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: Good for so much more than crumble. Try making a delicious rhubarb cheesecake, tart, pie, fool, Eton Mess and even chutney.

    Can be delivered from: May until September.

    We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

     


  • redcurrant

    Redcurrant Bush – Potted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    These berries not only look lovely but taste fantastic
    This bright and juicy berry is an extremely heavy cropper with an excellent taste. Like gooseberries and blackcurrants, redcurrants develop a permanent framework of shoots so can be grown as fans, espaliers, cordons, standards, as well as bushes.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Jonker van Tets

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You will receive a growing guide with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: Jun/Jul

    In the kitchen: These berries are perfect to use in sweet and savoury sauces, smoothies, jams, jellies, and pies.

    Can be delivered from: May to September


  • Blackcurrant Bush

    Blackcurrant Bush – Potted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    Rich in Vitamin C with a sweet aftertaste
    This is one of the most popular varieties of blackcurrant grown in the UK and requires minimum pruning between seasons. It is well suited to colder climates and frost pockets. It also has Mildew resistance making it a very hardy plant.

    Flowering in early May, the crop is ripe by the last week of July making it a mid-season variety. These plants produce heavy clusters of large berries along the stems.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Ben Lomond

    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 initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.

    In the kitchen: This harvested berry is delicious in summery puddings, used for making jams or even freezing.

    Can be delivered from: Late April onwards. This plant will arrive in 2 litre pot. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.