Lettuces & Salad Leaves

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  • Arctic King

    Arctic King Lettuce

    £3.99
    (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.


  • winter purslane

    Claytonia Winter Purslane

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    A really nutritious and tasty winter salad leaf that’s high in vitamin C
    This tastes similar to baby leaf spinach and grows amazingly well over the winter. You should be able to start cutting leaves off just a few weeks after planting and you can keep harvesting right through until spring when it starts to flower.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Claytonia (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: A fabulous addition to winter salads, or it can also be lightly boiled or steamed, much like spinach.

    Ready to harvest: November to March

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Buttercrunch Lettuce

    Diana Lettuce

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    A tasty, crisp butterhead lettuce perfect for your winter garden.
    A traditional butterhead lettuce with dark green heads and delicious crisp, sweet, yellow hearts. If it’s mild it’s likely to mature from November onwards.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Diana (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: An excellent lettuce for a tasty winter salad

    Ready to harvest: November to December

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • frills mustard

    Frills Mustard

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Packs a flavoursome punch!

    These leaves have a fab flavour, giving a mustardy punch to salads and other dishes. You can start harvesting as soon as the leaves reach 5-10cm and if you keep picking off the leaves it will keep producing more for you to enjoy right through the autumn and winter months.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Frills (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: The texture is crunchy yet tender with a robust mustard flavour and mild sweet and spicy pepper-like finish. The young leaves are mild and best used raw in a salad, but more mature leaves stand up well to a light sauté or braise.

    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: October to April

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • landcress

    Land Cress

    £3.99
    (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/late October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Marvel of 4 seasons

    Marvel of Four Seasons Lettuce

    £3.99
    (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

    Red Knight Mizuna

    £3.99
    (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.

    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-late October. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: October onwards (if mild)

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • rhubarb-chard

    Rhubarb Chard

    £3.99
    (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. You won’t see much growth during cold snaps, but as soon as it warms up it’ll get growing again.

    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 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: November/December if mild, or March onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • tatsoi

    Tatsoi

    £3.99
    (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 really well over the colder months, and if it’s mild you should be able to harvest it before Christmas.

    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 late October. Available to pre-order now. Plants will arrive bare-rooted with approx 10-15cm growth.

    Ready to harvest: Nov/Dec if mild or Mar/Apr

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • corn salad

    Verte De Cambrai Corn Salad

    £3.99
    (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.


  • Winter Density

    Winter Density Lettuce

    £3.99
    (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.


  • planter-salad2

    Winter 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 colder months. 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
    • 40 x organic cut and come again salad plants

    Planter Dimensions: 79cm x 52cm x 15cm

    Can be delivered from: Late August to October

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Endives

    Pancalieri Endives

    £3.99
    (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.

    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-late October. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: Oct-Dec and can keep going till Feb

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Wild Rocket

    Wild Rocket

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, full of flavour and plentiful

    This is one of our favourite vegetable plants to grow. The taste is phenomenal compared to shop bought rocket and it just keeps cropping for months. Planted in autumn you can expect to harvest leaves from October onwards. Cut the outer leaves off as they reach the desired size. Simple.

    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: 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: October onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Spinach

    Perpetual Spinach

    £3.99
    (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. Don’t worry if it seems to stop growing during cold spells, it’ll soon get going again when it warms up. 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.

    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: Nov-Dec (if mild) or Mar-Apr

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Rainbow Chard

    Bright Lights Rainbow Chard

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Colourful, nutrient-rich and delicious

    Rainbow chard will bring a pleasing punch of colour to your veg patch during the colder months. It is a flavoursome and nutrient-rich vegetable that will produce leaves throughout the seasons. Simply cut off the bigger, outer leaves at the base and more will keep growing. You won’t see much growth during cold snaps, but as soon as it warms up it’ll get growing again.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Bright Lights (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots. Find out more about growing Rainbow 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 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: November/December if mild, or March onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Mizuna

    Kyoto Green Mizuna

    £3.99
    (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 during the colder months. In theory it will be harvestable in early spring, but if it’s mild you might enjoy picking it from October. Treat it as a cut & come again, harvesting the outer leaves so that the plant continues to grow for many weeks.

    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-late October. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: October onwards (if mild)

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Giant Red Mustard

    Giant Red Mustard

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and tasty

    This is an absolute winner for winter. It grows really well and should produce loads of leaves right the way through those colder months. It’s best used as a cut and come again leaf and has a really punchy, mustardy flavour. Add baby leaves to salads or treat larger leaves like spinach and wilt them down.

    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-late October. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: November to April/May

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Chicory

    Rossa di Treviso Chicory

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    An interesting plant to try in your kitchen garden

    This variety of chicory loves a cold climate so is perfect for the UK! It’ll start out green and get redder and redder as it matures, making it a real winter beauty. Harvest the whole head or just use the outer leaves. Once fully grown you can usually leave it in the ground until you’re ready to harvest.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Rossa di Treviso (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are ideal. Find out more about growing chicory in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Can be used in salads or cooked. Try blanching it or braised.

    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: Late Aug to Oct

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.