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    • Container Garden Veg Patch

      £29.99

      Perfectly formed and surprisingly productive
      With a clever assortment of vegetable plants that grow quickly and take up as little space as possible, you’ll soon be harvesting your own delicious veg straight from your garden. All you need is a selection of pots, containers or grow bags and some fresh compost.

      DELIVERY INFO: We are now taking orders for Spring 2020

      Space required: 2m2 (or 10-15 pots)

      Can be grown in: Any combination of pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds

      How it works: You can order at any time and we’ll send your plants to you in a single delivery as soon as we can after that date. We normally start dispatching from late April and finish despatching in mid July.

      Please note that the contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.

      Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Mini Year Round Veg Patch

      £99.00

      Small but perfectly formed for a continuous crop
      This is a fabulous way to grow your own veg all year round. It has been designed to grow well in two standard raised beds or a medley of containers and grow bags making it a fabulous little garden for the serious gardener who is a little short on space.

      You’ll receive three deliveries across the year, in Spring, Summer and Autumn. Each delivery contains lots of baby plants for you to simply pop into the veg patch so that you can grow and harvest your own veggies all year round. You can start at any time of the year!

      NEXT ESTIMATED DELIVERY: May 2020

      Space required: Approximately 5m2

      Can be grown in: Raised beds, grow bags, pots and containers.

      Delivery: You will receive 3 separate deliveries across the year (see below for details), one in May, June and September. You can begin at any time.

      Please note: The contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.

      Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • purple queen bean

      Dwarf French Bean – Purple Queen

      £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.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • tiny tim tomato

      Cherry Tomato – Tiny Tim

      £6.99
      (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.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20 cm.

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Beetroot

      Beetroot – Detroit

      £4.99
      (10 Plants)

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

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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.

    • Beetroot – Cylindra

      £4.99
      (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.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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. Available to pre-order now.  These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 3-12cm.

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Lettuce – Freckles

      £4.99
      (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!

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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.

    • Wild Rocket

      Wild Rocket

      £4.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy to grow, full of flavour and plentiful

      This is one of our favourite vegetable plants to grow. Keep it well watered, and plant it in a slightly shady spot.The taste is phenomenal compared to shop bought rocket and it just keeps cropping for months. Cut the outer leaves off as they reach the desired size. Simple.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      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 April and July. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

      Ready to harvest: June onwards

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Spring Onions

      Spring Onion – White Lisbon

      £5.99
      (20 Plants)

      Great for growing if you have limited space
      Loading your veg patch with spring onions is such a good idea. You can really pack them in as they hardly take up any space. They grow quite quickly during the spring and summer months too so you’ll be able to plant something else in their place later in the season.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 20

      Variety: White Lisbon (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 April and July. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

      Ready to harvest: July/August

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

       

    • Red Onion – Red Baron

      £5.99
      (20 Plants)

      A must have in the kitchen garden
      This variety will produce firm, flattish-round bulbs of a beautiful dark purple colour and red-tinged flesh. An excellent cropping red onion with good storage potential.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 20

      Variety: Red Baron (organic)

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

      In the kitchen: Onions are endlessly versatile and an essential ingredient in countless recipes. Red onions are an attractive, milder, sweeter alternative to the yellow onion. Good for salads, marinades, salsas and roasts.

      Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 12-25cm.

    • onion

      Onion – Bedfordshire Champion

      £5.99
      (20 Plants)

      A must have in the kitchen garden
      This variety is reliable and well suited to the UK climate with late summer maturity. A heavy cropping variety, Bedfordshire Champion produces large globe shaped, golden brown skinned bulbs with a crisp white flesh and mild flavour with excellent storing capabilities.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 20

      Variety: Bedfordshire Champion (organic*)

      Great for protecting your carrots!

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

      In the kitchen: Onions are endlessly versatile and an essential ingredient in countless recipes. Gently fry chopped or sliced onion and use as the base to pasta sauces, soups and stews. Or cut into wedges and roast. Alternatively cut into rings, batter and deep fry.

      Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 12-25cm.

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Leeks

      Leeks – Musselburgh

      £5.99
      (20 Plants)

      A tried and tested traditional variety
      With its strong growing habit, Musselburgh produces huge, handsome leeks with thick stems and dark green leaves. It is reliable, easy to grow, winter hardy, with good disease resistance and an excellent strong flavour. It will be ready for harvesting late summer to early winter.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 20

      Variety: Musselburgh (organic)

      Can be grown in: Raised beds are perfect for growing leeks. Find out more about growing leeks in our growing guide below.

      In the kitchen: Delicious in soups, stews and pies. You can steam, fry or boil. Finely chopping leeks brings out their flavour and texture.

      Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 12-25cm.

    • Minipop Sweetcorn

      Baby Sweetcorn – Minipop

      £5.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy to grow, crunchy, sweet and full of flavour
      This is a special variety for the production of delicious mini cobs which can be harvested at about 10 cm in length.

      If you are short of space, these plants can be planted much closer together than normal sweetcorn and you do not need to plant in traditional blocks to aid germination.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Variety: Minipop (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Raised beds, veg patches or borders.

      In the kitchen: Perfect for stir-fries, steaming or to add extra crunch to your salads.

      Can be delivered from: late April to July. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-25cm.

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • borecole

      Curly Kale (Borecole) – Green Curled Dwarf

      £5.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy to grow, hardy and wonderfully nutritious 
      This is a very popular, compact curly kale that is an extremely nutritious leafy veg that looks great and requires little attention to produce a good crop. It is exceptionally hardy and grows really well through autumn and winter giving you a nice, constant supply of healthy greens from your garden.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Variety: Green Curled Dwarf (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: This is an incredibly nutritious vegetable. It can be steamed, baked or fried with a drizzle of olive oil and sprinkle of seasoning to make delicious kale crisps or used in smoothies.

      Can be delivered from: late April to July.  Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

      Ready to harvest: July onwards

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Sugar Snap Peas

      Sugar Snap Peas

      £4.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy to grow and deliciously tasty
      These plants are easy to grow and will produce delicious round podded types of sugar snap pea, growing to approximately 1.5m tall.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Can be grown in: Patio pots or raised beds. They will need a support to climb. Find out more about growing peas in our growing guide below.

      In the kitchen: Sweet, crunchy, and delicious raw or cooked or even pickled or roasted! Sugar snap peas are a wonderfully versatile vegetable.Try steaming them or stir-frying.

      Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 8-15cm.

      Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Peas – Kelvedon Wonder

      £4.99
      (10 Plants)

      A great family favourite with excellent yields
      This trusted family favourite is very uniform in growth and produces beautiful dark green, delicious peas.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Variety: Kelvedon Wonder

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

      In the kitchen: Eat your peas raw, or steamed. This is one versatile veggie which adds colour and flavour to virtually any dish. Use in soups, salads, pastas, risottos, the list goes on… And that’s why it’s such a great family favourite.

      Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 8-15cm.

      Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Orinoco Dwarf French Bean

      Dwarf French Bean – Orinoco

      £5.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy to grow, colourful and deliciously tasty 
      A beautiful golden yellow pencil podded type of French bean. These plants will produce a delicious crop of beans that are easy to pick, with a good resistance to Bean Common Mosaic Virus, Anthracnose and Halo Blight.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Variety: Orinoco

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

      In the kitchen: Can be used as a whole bean or as fine cut beans. Delicious steamed until tender.

      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.

    • Hestia Dwarf Runner Bean

      Dwarf Runner Bean – Hestia

      £5.99
      (5 Plants)

      Ideal for small gardens and large containers
      This variety is ideal for small gardens and large containers, reaching only 45cm tall. Producing good yields of straight, stringless pods approximately 20cm long with a good flavour, these plants will also produce beautiful red and white flowers.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 5

      Variety: Hestia

      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. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 15-25cm.

    • Dwarf French Green Bean

      Dwarf French Green Bean – Tendergreen

      £5.99
      (10 Plants)

      Easy growing and deliciously tasty
      A strong growing variety, this plant will produce long round dark green pods with a lovely flavour and virtually stringless.

      ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

      Number of plants: 10

      Variety: Tendergreen

      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. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.

      Transplants suitable for organic growing.