Autumn Veg Plants

Autumn Veg Plants will be despatched between Late August and Mid October (depending on the weather) so that you can plant them up in your garden in autumn to grow over the winter months.

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    Arctic King Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

  • Offer! Quick Growing Salad Collection

    Autumn Quick Growing Salad Collection

    £39.99 £27.99
    (140 Plants)

    A tasty selection of salad leaves for those lovely autumn and winter salads
    If you are keen to begin harvesting tasty salads just a few of weeks after planting, then this little pack of cut and come again salad plants is perfect. You’ll receive a delicious mixture of different salad plants including lettuce, spinach, rocket, mizuna and chard, so you can pick a few leaves from each to make your own mixed salad.

    Number of plants: 140 (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Pick a few leaves from each to make your own mixed salad and ditch the supermarket salad bags this autumn and winter.

    Ready to harvest: Some plants will be harvested before Christmas, others will be ready in the new year and early Spring.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     

  • Offer! corn salad

    Corn Salad (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

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    Land Cress (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

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    Marvel of Four Seasons Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

  • Offer! red mizuna

    Mizuna – Red Knight (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

  • Offer! tatsoi

    Tatsoi

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

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    Winter Density Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (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.

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    Endive – Pancalieri (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and delicious. You won’t be disappointed

    A frizzy, frilly feast of a plant! Harvest the young leaves as a cut & come again to add a punchy flavour to salads, or wait until the whole head has matured. It’ll withstand a light frost, but cover with fleece if heavy frosts/snow are forecast.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Pancalieri (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: It has a slightly more biting flavour than lettuce so works wonderfully well in salads.

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

    Harvest: November to Spring, depending on the weather!

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Offer! Wild Rocket

    Wild Rocket (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, full of flavour and plentiful

    This is one of our favourite vegetable plants to grow over winter. The taste is phenomenal compared to shop bought rocket and it just keeps cropping for months, right through to the following spring. Cut the outer leaves off as they reach the desired size.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Wild Rocket (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: With its peppery flavoured leaves, wild rocket is delicious used in salads. Sprinkle over pizzas and pasta dishes too for a little kick.

    Delivery: Late August to Mid October

    Ready to harvest: November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

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    Spinach – Perpetual (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    A fantastically versatile nutrient-rich plant
    Producing tasty leaves for you throughout the seasons, as it grows simply cut the bigger outer leaves off at the base and it’ll keep producing more and more. As long as the slugs and caterpillars don’t get to it, it’ll carry on for ages.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Perpetual (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: You can either cook the leaves making a delicious addition to a wide range of dishes, use the baby leaves in salads or add to smoothies or juice.

    Can be delivered from: These plug plants can be delivered between late August and mid October

    Harvest: usually from November through to spring

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Offer! Mizuna

    Mizuna – Kyoto Green (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    Attractive, delicious salad leaves

    Mizuna is a cut-and-come-again Oriental salad leaf with deeply cut, spicy flavoured leaves. It is easy to grow and well worth having in your veg patch. Harvest the outer leaves regularly so that the plant continues to grow for many weeks. It will tolerate a light frost.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Kyoto (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 (if mild)

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Offer! Giant Red Mustard

    Giant Red Mustard (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and tasty

    This is a fabulous plant that grows quite large. It’s great looking. Best used as a cut and come again leaf it has a really punchy, mustardy flavour. Add baby leaves to salads or treat larger leaves like spinach and wilt them down. If it’s mild you’ll get leaves right through from November to late Spring (and beyond!)

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Giant Red (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Cut as baby leaf salad or leave to mature to use in stir fries.

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

    Ready to harvest: Nov onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Offer! Spring Onions

    Spring Onion – White Lisbon (Autumn)

    £5.99 £4.19
    (20 Plants)

    Great for growing if you have limited space
    Loading your veg patch with spring onions is such a good idea. You can really pack them in as they hardly take up any space. As the name suggests, they’ll be ready to harvest in early spring!

    Number of plants: 20

    Variety: White Lisbon (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Planters or raised beds. Find out more about growing spring onions in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Spring onions are fab chopped up and thrown into a stir fry with some oriental leaves or in a delicious salad.

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

    Ready to harvest: Mar/Apr

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     

  • Offer! Hanakan Pak Choi

    Pak Choi (Autumn)

    £4.99 £3.49
    (10 Plants)

    Delicious and versatile
    Great to grow if you enjoy stir-fries and Asian dishes. Pak Choi grows best when planted in early autumn, as it is less prone to bolting at this time of year.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Hanakan (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pak Choi prefers to be grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing Pak Choi in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Pak Choi can be grown and used as baby leafs in salads or stir fries. These plants can also be grown on to produce mature pak choi for steaming as a whole plant, which is really yummy.

    Can be delivered from: Late August to mid October.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Offer! borecole

    Curly Kale – Green Curled Dwarf (Autumn)

    £5.99 £4.19
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, hardy and wonderfully nutritious 
    This is a very popular, compact curly kale that is an extremely nutritious leafy veg that looks great and requires little attention to produce a good crop. It is exceptionally hardy and grows really well through autumn and winter giving you a nice, constant supply of healthy greens from your garden.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Green Curled Dwarf (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: This is an incredibly nutritious vegetable. It can be steamed, baked or fried with a drizzle of olive oil and sprinkle of seasoning to make delicious kale crisps or used in smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: late August to mid October

    Ready to harvest: Usually from November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.