Spring Veg Plants

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  • blue-lake-french-climbing-bean

    Blue Lake French Climbing Bean

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative, and deliciously tasty
    Producing pencil-shaped, stringless pods that are green in colour, this variety can reach up to 1.5m in height. The beans inside are pure white, and can be used as haricot beans at the end of the season.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Blue Lake (organic)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. They will need a support to climb. Find out more about growing climbing beans in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Great steamed with a drizzle of olive oil. Slightly sweeter in flavour than other French Beans

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.


  • buttercup-winter-squash

    Buttercup Winter Squash

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and delicious  
    This variety of winter squash has a deliciously dense, firm flesh and a beautifully sweet and nutty flavour with an unusually flat shape. The skin is a green/grey colour and the fruits grow to approximately 1.5kg.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Buttercup (organic)

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.

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

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • 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.


  • 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


  • frills mustard

    Frills Mustard

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    This is a fab addition to the veg garden.
    Providing you with loads of lovely leaves that’ll add real flavour to your salads. Frills mustard is easy to grow and if you keep picking off the leaves it will keep producing more for you to enjoy.

    Number of plants: 10

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 5-15cm.


  • hundredweight-pumpkin

    Hundredweight Pumpkin

    £5.99
    (5 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: 5

    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.


  • pumpkin-and-squash-patch

    Pumpkin & Squash Patch

    £14.99
    (12 Plants)

    Colourful, decorative, fun and ever so tasty     
    This is a lovely collection of courgettes, pumpkins, winter and summer squashes that will provide you with colourful and tasty vegetables throughout the summer and autumn months.

    Number of plants: 12

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside in a raised bed or similar. You will need 5m2  of space. Find out more about growing pumpkin and squash plants in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This collection of courgettes, pumpkins, winter and summer squash are all delicious and are great for stuffing, roasting, using in soups or to make delicious pies.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • purple queen bean

    Purple Queen Dwarf French Bean

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    A real show stopper in the kitchen garden 
    This variety of bean not only tastes amazing, but looks stunning growing in the veg patch. As these form a compact plant, they are great for growing in pots and containers. With a deep green foliage, pretty flowers and deep glossy purple pods, these really are eye catching.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Purple Queen (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: Delicious steamed until tender.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July


  • queensland-blue-winter-squash

    Queensland Blue Winter Squash

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and deliciously tasty
    This is an Australian variety that produces bluish-green, deep ribbed fruits that taste almost like treacle when roasted. These fruits can grow to a weight of up to 3-4.5kg

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Queensland Blue (organic)

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: For a simple and delicious side dish, try baking this squash until the flesh is soft. Also brilliant and tasty in soups.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.


  • 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 over the winter. 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 or used in stir-fries, stews or even smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: September to October. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 5-15 cm.


  • rhubarb-chard

    Rhubarb Chard

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Colourful, nutrient-rich and delicious
    Adding a splash of red to those summer salads with its stunning red veins, this chard is very easy to grow and looks fantastic.

    Number of plants: 10

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

    In the kitchen: Use as baby leaves in your salad, or it can be left to grow larger and used in stir fries or steamed.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • 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.


  • sweet-dumpling-winter-squash

    Sweet Dumpling Winter Squash

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    A striking addition to your squash patch 
    Sweet Dumpling is a very versatile squash as it is perfect for cooking whole, or stuffing and roasting to use as an individual portion. It has a beautifully sweet flavour. With its unusual skin colouring of light and dark green stripes and its creamy orange flesh, this squash makes a striking addition to your squash patch.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Sweet Dumpling (organic)

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: For a simple and delicious side dish, try baking this squash until the flesh is soft. Also brilliant and tasty in soups.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • turks-turban-winter-squash

    Turks Turban Winter Squash

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and delicious  
    This is an unusual looking squash that looks very attractive in the garden. It is often considered to be a very ornamental fruit. This is a trailing plant, the fruits of which can grow to approximately 2kg.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Turks Turban (organic)

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This squash is great for stuffing. You can also try baking it or using it in a tasty soup.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.


  • tiny tim tomato

    Tiny Tim Tomato

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    All good things come in small packages
    Tiny Tim tomato plants will grow to approximately 30-45cm and will produce clusters of beautifully flavoured, sweet red salad tomatoes that are 2cm in diameter. This variety requires a little less direct sunlight than other tomato varieties.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Tiny Tim (organic)

    Can be grown in: Ideal for growing in pots, hanging baskets or window boxes. Find out more about growing tomatoes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in salads or try them roasted with a drizzle of olive oil.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July


  • Long Yellow Ringo Pepper

    Long Yellow Ringo Sweet Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious and decorative
    A good shaped tapered fruit of up to 20cm in length, Long Yellow Ringo is beautiful and bright in colour and has a lovely sweet flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Long Yellow Ringo (organic)

    Can be grown in: Peppers are best grown in fresh compost in either growbags or pots. Find out more about growing peppers in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This pepper can be enjoyed raw in a salad or it 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.


  • Long Red Marconi Pepper

    Long Red Marconi Sweet Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious, sweet and very productive
    This pepper will produce long, thin fruits with a mild, sweet flavour. They can be picked while still green or left until they turn deep red on maturity.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Long Red Marconi (organic)

    Can be grown in: Peppers are best grown in fresh compost in either growbags or pots. Find out more about growing peppers in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This pepper can be enjoyed raw in a salad or it 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.


  • jalapeño

    Early Jalapeno Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Easy to grow and packed full of flavour
    This variety of Jalapeno produces elliptical-shaped fruits. The fruits can be harvested green or allowed to mature to red. A characteristic ‘corking’ pattern of crack markings can develop on the skin of the fruit as it reaches full size. The plant grows upright and can reach 60cm high bearing fruit up to 7.5cm long.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Early Jalapeno (organic)

    How Hot? Medium

    Can be grown in: Chilies 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: Jalapenos are traditionally used to make nachos, pickles and used on pizza toppings, they can also be stuffed with cheese to make Jalapeno ‘poppers’.

    Can be delivered from: May to July.


  • Hungarian Wax Chillies

    Hungarian Hot Wax Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Easy to grow, quick producing and delicious
    Hungarian Hot Wax is one of the best quick-producing chillies for our cool climate. The fruits produce a large number of 10cm long, smooth bright fruits with a waxy look. Starting green – mild, to yellow – medium and ripening to red and crimson – hot.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Hungarian Hot Wax (organic)

    How Hot? Mild to Medium Hot (depending when you pick them)

    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: Whatever stage these chillies are eaten at they are delicious. They can be eaten raw or in cooking. They also make a fantastic chilli jam.

    Can be delivered from: May to July.


  • California Wonder Sweet Pepper

    Californian Wonder Sweet Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Good cropper with a mild, sweet flavour
    This is a really popular variety as it is such a good cropper with large square shaped fruits that have a mild, sweet flavour. The fruits are best picked whilst still green.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Californian Wonder (organic)

    Can be grown in: Peppers are best grown in fresh compost in either growbags or pots. Find out more about growing peppers in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This pepper can be enjoyed raw in a salad or it 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.


  • Archivnummer: N1701518

    Orange Habanero Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Don’t underestimate this little fella – hot hot hot!
    Habanero peppers may be small but they are also fiery and are among the hottest chili peppers that you can get. With small tapering fruits 2-4cm long, these fruits start out green and turn to pale orange when ripe.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Orange Habanero (organic)

    How Hot? Very 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: If you’re brave this chilli will pack a punch in any chilli or curry. It’s also delicious pickled or used in a chilli jam. It can be eaten raw or cooked.

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

     


  • Demon Red Chilli Pepper

    Demon Red Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    This is a great chilli to grow if you don’t have too much space
    Demon Red produces small (1-2cm) upward facing, chilli peppers throughout the summer months. This very dwarf variety was specially bred for growing on a windowsill or in patio containers, where it makes an attractive plant for edible or ornamental use.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Demon Red (organic)

    How Hot? Medium 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: If you’re brave this chilli will pack a punch in any chilli or curry. It’s also delicious pickled or used in a chilli jam. It can be eaten raw or cooked.

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

     


  • Basket of Fire Chilli Pepper

    Basket of Fire Chilli Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Not one for the faint hearted
    A lovely compact and productive chilli which grows into a small bush. The 5-6cm long chillies will mature from deep purple through to yellow and orange to bright scarlet red. This variety has a good tolerance to cool weather and will continue to fruit outside well into autumn.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Basket of Fire (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: If you’re brave this chilli will pack a punch in any chilli or curry. It’s also delicious pickled or used in a chilli jam. It can be eaten raw or cooked.

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


  • tigerella tomato

    Tigerella Tomato

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    Delicious, quirky and easy to grow 
    Named Tigerella because of its very distinctive red fruits with orange and yellow stripes like a tiger, this tomato is well suited for cooler climates. The variety produces fruits of a medium size and is high yielding.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Tigerella (organic)

    Can be grown in: Growbags or large containers. Find out more about growing tomatoes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: These tomatoes add an eye catching dash of colour and fun to any summer salad. These are delicious eaten raw, roasted or cooked in Mediterranean dishes.

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