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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Mini-Salad-Collection

    Mini Salad Collection (Autumn)

    £7.99
    (18 Plants)

    Perfect for popping in a grow bag 

    This little collection of leaves is designed to grow in a grow bag (or planter), just pop them in three to a row widthways, equally spaced. Put your grow bag in a sheltered spot that gets plenty of daylight, or in a greenhouse/porch, and watch them grow. You should be able to pick the outer leaves of most of your plants within just a few weeks and they’ll keep you going right through the winter.

    Number of plants: 18 (organic*)

    Space required: 1 grow bag or 3-4 pots

    Can be grown in: Growbags, pots and containers.

    In the kitchen: Designed for delicious salads all winter!

    Ready to harvest: You could be using leaves from November right through to spring.

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered 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.


  • 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.


  • landcress

    Windowsill Collection (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (9 Plants)

    A sunny window is all you need for winter salads

    We’ve put together three easy growers that take up very little space for this collection. You’ll enjoy lots of lovely corn salad, mizuna and land cress leaves throughout the colder months without even needing to go out into the garden. Just pop them in a window box 10cm apart and remember to water them.

    Number of plants: 9 (organic*)

    Space required: 1 or 2 window boxes

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers.

    In the kitchen: Designed for delicious side salads all winter!

    Ready to harvest: You could be using leaves from November right through to spring.

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

    *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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.