Summer Veg Plants

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  • autumn-crop-collection

    Autumn Crop Collection

    £19.99
    (80 Plants)

    Plant in July for a tasty Autumn Harvest!

    Just the thing to plant in summer, this collection of roots, kales, cabbages, broccoli and leaves should be ready to harvest between the end of September and October giving your veg patch a cheeky boost before the clocks go back. If you’ve harvested things like broad beans, potatoes and onions already, then this is ideal for filling those spaces. You need about 4m2 space in total, and the leaves will grow really well in pots if you’re running out of room!

    Space required: 4m

    Number of plants: 80 (carrots, beetroot, kales, cabbages, calabrese broccoli, cauliflower, spinach and chard)

    Can be grown in: A mixture of beds and/or pots

    In the kitchen: This collection of delicious vegetables can be harvested in Autumn for some fab casseroles, soups and warm, healthy salads.

    Can be delivered from: July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • brussels sprouts

    Brussels Sprouts

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    This favourite for a family roast makes a great addition to the veg patch!
    Brussels are best planted out in July to give a winter crop around Christmas time, and wow your family and friends with homegrown brussels that are packed with flavour. When it comes to harvesting them, always start at the bottom of the stalk, picking just what you need and working your way up. Sprouts are a brassica so pop a brassica collar around the base when you plant them and net them against birds.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Maximus (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Brussels are best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Plant them nice and deeply so that they can build strong roots to support their sprouts and leave approx 60cm between plants, but you can pop other plants in between them, like lettuces or even other cabbages.

    In the kitchen: Brussels are packed full of taste and are great roasted, steamed, boiled or for a really delicious flavour, try sautéed Brussels with bacon and a little butter.

    Can be delivered from: July

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • christmasdinner

    Grow Your Own Christmas Dinner Collection

    £19.99
    (83 Plants)

    A fantastic collection of veggies perfect for your Christmas dinner
    If the idea of digging up your own homegrown veggies on Christmas Day meal appeals to you, then add the plants from our brand new Christmas Dinner Collection to your garden this July. All things going well, you’ll be able to harvest potatoes, red cabbage, cauliflowers, carrots, sprouts, leeks and herbs for your own homegrown family roast on December 25th.

    Number of plants: 83

    Can be grown in: These grow well outside in a raised bed or similar.

    Space required: You will need 3-4m2 of space. You can grow the leeks and carrots nice and closely together (10-15cm apart will be fine), leave 60cm between sprouts and then most other things only need about 30-40cm between plants so they won’t take up much space. (You could plant the cabbages between the sprouts to save space)

    In the kitchen: This collection of delicious vegetables and herbs are perfect for creating a homegrown family roast for Christmas day.

    Can be delivered from: July

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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

    Organic*

    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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • 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.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Sweet Pepper D'asti Giallo

    D’asti Giallo Sweet Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious, easy to grow and colourful
    This is a beautiful golden yellow square shaped pepper with very thick flesh. They are medium early maturity with a delicious sweet mild flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: D’asti Giallo (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.


  • 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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lomond Swede

    Marian Swede

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, hardy and deliciously tasty
    Swede is a hardy root vegetable that is easy to grow so long as they are watered regularly to avoid splitting. It has a globe shape with purple skin colour and yellow flesh within.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Marian (organic)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are best for growing swedes. Find out more about growing swede in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious roasted, mashed or slow cooked in stews or casseroles.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July


  • Beetroot

    Detroit Beetroot

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Super tasty and trusty variety
    This is a super tasty, popular variety of beetroot that produces smooth skinned, dark red, large vegetables.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Detroit (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds. Find out more about growing beetroots in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This variety of beetroot is great for roasting or you can pick them a little earlier as baby beets and use the leaves in stir-fries or salads. Delicious!

    Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 3-12cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Cylindra Beetroot

    Cylindra Beetroot

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Unusual, easy to grow and deliciously tasty
    This cylindrical beetroot has a smooth skin and dark purple-red flesh. This unique variety has a very fine, smooth texture with little fibre. The root maintains its sweetness and tenderness over a long growing season and does not get woody. The roots stand proud above the soil, but can be earthed up and will remain in good condition for a long period.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Cylindra (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds. Find out more about growing beetroot in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: The roots of this beetroot are sweet with an earthy-caramel taste, especially lovely when roasted. Or you could try boiling the beetroot or sliced up and in salads.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 3-12cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lollo Biondi Lettuce

    Lollo Biondi Lettuce

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Tender and so tasty it is wonderful picked fresh for summer salads
    One of the prettiest lime-green varieties of multi leaf lettuces. It is the shiny-green sister of Lollo Rosso. This variety has extremely frizzy, crinkled and compact leaves.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Lollo Biondi (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: The best salads have lettuce as their base to give you background flavours and plenty of crunch.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Freckles Lettuce

    Freckles Lettuce

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and delicious
    Freckles is easy to grow from our lovely young plants, its heat tolerant, crisp and bolt resistant. Freckles is unlike any romaine lettuce you will see. It has bright green leaves that look like someone splattered painted burgundy spots all over them!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Freckles (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: The best salads often have lettuce as their base to give you background flavours and plenty of crunch. The next time you make a Caesar salad use Freckles and create your own work of art.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Buttercrunch Lettuce

    Buttercrunch Lettuce

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    A firm favourite in the lettuce world
    This variety of lettuce is actually somewhere between a butterhead and a crisphead. It has soft outer leaves but with a creamy green heart of a much crispier texture. These will stand well without bolting.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Buttercrunch (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: The best salads often have lettuce as their base to give you background flavours and plenty of crunch.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Kintsai Chinese Celery

    Kintsai Chinese Celery

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Tempted to give something a little different a try? You won’t be disappointed
    This is a delicious easy to grow crop that produces leaves with a vivid green colour and a unique aroma when cooked. With a long history of use as a flavouring herb and vegetable in China, and still one of the more widely grown vegetables there today, this is an attractive leafy plant suited to cooler climates.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Kintsai (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are ideal.

    In the kitchen: The leaves and stems have a strong celery flavour and can be used as a flavouring in virtually any dish but are particularly good stir-fried.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 8-18cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Wild Rocket

    Wild Rocket

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, full of flavour and plentiful
    This is such a fantastic salad vegetable with peppery, spicy flavoured deep cut leaves. You’ll really notice the difference in flavour to the normal rocket leaves that you buy in shops. Once you cut them they will quickly come again, keeping you in good supply throughout the season. Can be treated as a perennial.

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.

    *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. 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: Late April to July.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Red Salad Bowl Lettuce

    Red Salad Bowl Lettuce

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and ever so tasty
    An excellent non-heading lettuce providing a steady supply of stunning oak-shaped deep red leaves which can be cut and used as required without lifting the whole plant. This lettuce offers an excellent crunchy texture and delicious sweet taste.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Salad Bowl (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: The best salads have lettuce as their base to give you background flavours and plenty of crunch.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.