Lettuces & Salad Leaves

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  • Arctic King Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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.

  • corn salad

    Corn Salad (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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.

  • Land Cress (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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 October.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Marvel of Four Seasons Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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

    Mizuna – Red Knight (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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. 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.

  • Rhubarb Chard (Autumn)

    £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.

    Can be delivered from: late August to mid October

    Ready to harvest: November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Density Lettuce (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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.

  • Endive – Pancalieri (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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. 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.

  • Wild Rocket

    Wild Rocket (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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.

  • Rainbow Chard – Bright Lights (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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. It will tolerate light frosts.

    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.

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

    Ready to harvest: November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Mizuna

    Mizuna – Kyoto Green (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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. 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.

  • Giant Red Mustard

    Giant Red Mustard (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (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.

  • Chicory

    Chicory – Rossa di Treviso (Autumn)

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    An interesting plant to try in your kitchen garden

    This is a fun little plant to grow, adding a deep red colour to your plot. 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 to Mid October

    Ready to harvest: Early Spring

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.