Summer Veg Plants

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  • 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.


  • Spring Onions

    White Lisbon Winter Hardy Spring Onions

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    Great for growing if you have limited space
    Loading your veg patch with spring onions over the colder months is such a good idea. You can really pack them in as they hardly take up any space, you’ll be able to harvest them very early on in spring making space for another planting of something else, and they keep well too.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: White Lisbon Winter Hardy (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Planters or raised beds. Find out more about growing spring onions in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Spring onions are fab chopped up and thrown into a stir fry with some oriental leaves or in a delicious salad.

    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: Feb-Apr

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     


  • Calabrese

    Green Sprouting Calabrese (Broccoli)

    £3.99
    (10 Plants)

    A delicious and easy to grow family favourite

    This is a green sprouting variety that will produce successive spears for you to harvest. It’s best to grow it under fleece for faster cropping and to keep pests away. Depending on the weather it could start sprouting as early as November.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Green Sprouting (organic)

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. Find out more about growing calabrese/broccoli in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Great steamed, roasted with a little oil or stir-fried, it is an extremely versatile kitchen garden staple.

    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-May

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.