Veg Plants

Midsummer Veg

These summer veggies are perfect for planting in mid/late June!

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  • Beetroot Mix

    £9.99
    (30 Plants)

    A fabulous array of different beets
    This little collection contains three different varieties (the classic Detroit purple beet, Bolder Golden and Chioggia, a stripy Italian variety) to give you a lovely harvest of different looking beetroots, each with its own distinct flavour.

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    Number of plants: 30 (10 of each variety)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds, planters or large containers. Find out more about growing beetroot in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Can be steamed or are delicious eaten raw in salads. They are also great roasted with some honey.

    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.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Companion Plant Pack (large)

    £19.99
    (60 Plants)

    Keep pests at bay with a big pack of beautiful companion plants
    Companion planting is a traditional and natural way to deter pests from crops that you are growing and to attract good insects such as hoverflies, lacewings and ladybirds which are the best natural predators of aphids and whitefly. Our large companion plant pack is perfect for larger veg patches and allotments. Not only do the plants look lovely when interspersed with your vegetables, they all have the advantage of being edible too.

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    With 60 plants in total, this pack contains the following plants:

    Tagetes x 20
    Plant tagetes close to your tomatoes, peppers and aubergine to deter whitefly. They also look very pretty when in flower. The petals have a distinctive zesty flavour and can picked and used fresh to garnish salads.

    Marigold x 20
    The strong colour of marigolds attracts beneficial hoverflies, lacewings and ladybirds. Plant them in amongst your crops or next to rows of veg. The flowers and leaves have a mild citrus flavour and can be used to garnish salads or desserts.

    Nasturtiums x 20
    Nasturtiums secrete a mustard oil that insects love, plant them as a sacrificial crop close to brassicas to deter caterpillars. A wonderful pretty companion plant with edible leaves and petals which have a distinctive peppery taste.

  • Edible Flower Pack

    £19.99
    (43 Plants)

    Beautiful flowers to decorate salads and cakes
    This collection of edible flower seedlings will provide an abundance of pretty blooms to adorn anything you are cooking, from salads to cupcakes!

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    This pack contains the following plants:

    Borage x 3

    Lovely little blue flowers that will look super on cakes and desserts. They have a cucumber-like flavour – they’re a great addition to a gin & tonic!!

    Violas x 20

    These pretty flowers are so sweet and really decorative.

    Calendula x 10

    Use the striking, orange petals to add a splash of colour to risottos and paella. They have a mild saffron like flavour.

    Nasturtium x 10

    Pick off the leaves and petals to enjoy in salads or sprinkled on dishes like risotto.  They have a distinctive peppery taste.

     

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July

    Please note that contents may vary slightly depending upon the season

  • French Climbing Bean – Blue Lake

    £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.

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    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.

  • frills mustard

    Frills Mustard

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Packs a flavoursome punch!

    These leaves have a fab flavour, giving a mustardy punch to salads and other dishes. You can start harvesting as soon as the leaves reach 5-10cm and if you keep picking off the leaves it will keep producing more for you to enjoy right through the summer months and into autumn.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Frills (organic*)

    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.

    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.

  • red russian kale

    Kale – Red Russian

    £5.99
    (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. We’re sure you will enjoy it just as much as we do!

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    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 in a gratin or used in stir-fries, stews or even 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 10-15 cm.

    Ready to harvest: Jun onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • red mizuna

    Mizuna – Red Knight

    £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.

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    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 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.

  • Parsnip – Countess

    £5.99
    (10 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.

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    Number of plants: 10

    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

  • Rhubarb Chard

    £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.

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    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 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.

  • 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 that can be used in all sorts of dishes, from casseroles and soups to slaws and salads.

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    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.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Yellow pear tomato

    Tomato – Yellow Pear

    £6.99
    (5 Plants)

    Easy to grow, quirky and colourful
    These little fun sized tomatoes are easy to grow and are packed full of flavour and rich in vitamins.

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    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Yellow Pear (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Growbags or large containers. They will need support to climb. Find out more about growing tomatoes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Chop up and throw in a handful of fresh basil leaves, a drizzle of olive oil and in an instant you’ll have a delicious colourful summer salad. These are delicious eaten raw, roasted or used in preserves.

    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.

  • 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.

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    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.

  • Padron Pepper

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Some are hot, most are not!
    Padron Peppers are becoming so popular with foodies, and for good reason. They are simply delicious freshly harvested, stir fried in a generous glug of olive oil with a pinch of Cornish Sea Salt. Every so often you’ll come across one that is hot, but most are lovely and mild and so tasty. They are a must grow!

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    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Padron (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: Best fried in olive oil until the skin blisters, then sprinkle with sea salt.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Colourful Courgette Collection

    £14.99
    (12 Plants)

    A fantastic set of different courgette plants
    This colourful courgette collection contains 3 plants of each of these super tasty and easy to grow varieties: All Green Bush, Atena Polka, Tondo Chiara di Pizza, Tromboncino Albania. Harvested together you can put together some beautiful summer dishes.

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    Number of plants: 12

    Can be grown in: Beds, growbags or large containers. The Tromboncino Albania will need support to climb. Find out more about growing courgettes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Slice and grill on the BBQ, slice into ribbons for pretty salads, add to pasta dishes and ratatouille.

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

  • Swede – Marian

    £5.99
    (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.

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    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

  • Carrots

    Carrots – Early Nantes

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, deliciously tasty and a true family favourite 
    Growing carrots is one of the most rewarding things to do in your kitchen garden…there is just something so satisfying about pulling them up and washing off all the soil so that you can cook them. These Nantes Carrots have a lovely sweet flavour. They’re a bit of a classic in the carrot world, and you can expect to get a decent 6″ size out of them (not that the size is important!!)

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Early Nantes (organic)

    Can be grown in: Large containers, grow bags, raised beds. Find out more about growing carrots in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Can be steamed or are delicious eaten raw in salads. They are also great roasted with some honey.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July

  • Sweetbell Turnip

    Turnip – Sweetbell

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow and deliciously tasty
    This fast growing root vegetable, with its purple topped roots and succulent white flesh has an exquisite flavour with an exceptionally sweet, firm and crisp texture.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Sweetbell (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Try grated raw into salads, added to casseroles, stir-fries or served as a separate vegetable completely.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Golden Beetroot

    Golden Beetroot – Boldor

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Delicious and colourful
    This super tasty Golden Beetroot variety produces smooth skinned golden yellow roots.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Boldor (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Great for roasting, pickling or try making a golden beetroot soup. Alternatively you can pick them a little earlier as baby beets and use the leaves in stir-fries or 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.

  • Celeriac

    Celeriac – Giant Prague

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    The unsung hero of the vegetable world
    This variety of celeriac produces round roots with a slightly flattened base and medium green foliage. Protect from slugs in the early days and keep it well watered to help the root to swell. Harvest from late September and this variety stores very well.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Giant Prague (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are ideal for growing celeriac. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: With its celery-like flavour with nutty overtones, celeriac is great mashed, boiled or roasted. Use it in slow cooked dishes or make a deliciously hearty soup.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • chioggia beetroot

    Beetroot – Chioggia

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Super tasty and trusty variety
    This traditional Italian beetroot has beautiful, decorative white rings when sliced. It is very tender with a delicious flavour when cooked.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Chioggia Italian (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

    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.

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    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.

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    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.

  • Sorrel – Red Veined

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Delicious, colourful, full of nutrients and easy to grow
    Sorrel is a perennial plant, one of the last to die down for winter and one of the first to appear in spring.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Veined Sorrel (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Add colour to your salads with this delicious sharp lemon flavoured salad leaf.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.