Midsummer Veg

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  • Chicory

    Chicory – Rossa di Treviso

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    An interesting plant to try in your kitchen garden

    This is a fun little plant to grow, adding a deep red colour to your plot. Harvest the whole head or just use the outer leaves. Once fully grown you can usually leave it in the ground until you’re ready to harvest.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Rossa di Treviso (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Can be used in salads or cooked. Try blanching it or braised.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: Late Aug to Oct

    *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.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 12-25cm.

  • Courgette – Green Bush

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Gives an exceptionally good crop right through the season
    This is a bush variety, which means that plants are large, robust and vigorous but stay compact without sprawling. The fruit are uniform and straight, with a rich dark green colouring and a fine flavour that’s delicate and sweet enough to eat raw, straight off the plant.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Green Bush (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 in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: A wonderfully versatile vegetable, it can be used in stir-fires, soups, casseroles, salads, pasta dishes, pickled, the list goes on. You can even eat its beautiful flower, try stuffing it with herbs and cheese and frying it briefly. Delicious!

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • white cabbage

    White Cabbage – Golden Acre

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, versatile and delicious
    This is a super sweet variety with crisp thick leaves, giving you a crunchy texture when shredded.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Golden Acre (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Cabbages prefer to be grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing cabbage in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: A versatile vegetable it can be enjoyed steamed, boiled, braised, stir-fries or eaten raw in a salad.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • purple sprouting broccoli

    Purple Sprouting Broccoli – Summer Purple

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, beautiful colour and fantastic flavour
    An extremely healthy and tasty vegetable that tends to be expensive when bought in the shops and also is so much more flavoursome when harvested and eaten fresh.

    This delicious variety of summer purple sprouting broccoli will produce fantastic coloured broccoli spears from early July to October.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Summer Purple (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Packed full of flavour when lightly steamed, stir-fried or boiled in just a few minutes so that the florets become tender. Drizzle with melted butter and lemon juice to make a delicious side dish.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing

  • red cabbage

    Red Cabbage – Red Drumhead

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and delicious
    This variety will produce a good sized, solid and tight round head with crisp hearts of purple red colour.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Drumhead (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Cabbages prefer to be grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing cabbage in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious eaten raw, chopped up finely and mixed in a salad or delicious in a stir fry. Or try it braised with spices to make a rich and warming accompaniment to your Sunday roast.

    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.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Delicacy Purple Kohl Rabi

    Kohl Rabi – Delicacy Purple

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    An unusual, but striking and tasty addition to your veg patch

    Although popular in Europe, Kohl Rabi is not that common a vegetable in the UK. It tastes somewhere between a cabbage and turnip. Kohl Rabi ‘Delicacy Purple’ is an early maturing purple variety with round shaped stems and good quality, delicate flesh. It is resistant to and bolting and stem splitting. Kohl Rabi is a fairly quick crop to grow and you can start picking from when the bulb is larger than 5cm in size.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Delicacy Purple (organic*)

    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: A super tasty addition when grated into coleslaw or salads. Also yummy when roasted, steamed or stir-fried.

    Plant out: late April to early July.  These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Cavolo Nero

    Cavolo Nero – Nero di Toscano (Black Kale)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and wonderfully good for you and your family

    This Italian kale has beautiful dark green leaves and looks really striking in the vegetable patch when its fully grown. In fact, many people choose to plant it in borders for exactly that reason. It’s easy to grow (easier than many other brassicas) and will provide you with leaves for several months. Find out more about growing kale in our growing guide below.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Nero di Toscana (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Kale is best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch.

    In the kitchen: Add to stews, steam it, fry it up with a little garlic butter.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15 cm.

    Ready to harvest: June – October/November

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     

  • Cauliflower Romanesco

    Romanesco Cauliflower

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Not only a tasty veg, but also beautiful and ornamental…

    These plants will produce novel cornet like jade green spears which are beautiful to look at, adding structure to your garden. They are also delicious to eat!

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Romanesco (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Perfect for roasting, steaming, deep frying in batter, or even raw in your salads!

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Cauliflower

    Cauliflower – All Year Round

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    A popular, classic and staple veg

    This variety is a very popular, all season cauliflower which can be set closer together than others to produce tasty small heads and is easier to grow than most other varieties.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: All Year Round (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Perfect for roasting, steaming, making soup and for a lovely warming cauliflower cheese!

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *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.

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    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.

  • Brussels Sprouts – Evesham Special

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Perfect for a festive harvest
    This traditional variety produces large quantities of medium size, solid sprouts which crop from October to Christmas. Sprouts are easy to grow, just remember to earth them up a little to keep them stable on windy days. Harvest them individually from the bottom of the stalk upwards, or pull up a whole stalk.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Evesham Special (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Best in raised beds.

    In the kitchen: Roast them with balsamic, finely slice and stir fry, steam and add garlic butter and bacon.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *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.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 8-15cm.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Mangetout Peas – Carouby de Mausanne

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow and deliciously sweet in flavour
    This old French variety produces large flat pods. These plants will produce sweet crisp mangetout peas that are so much more flavoursome than those that have been flown in from thousands of miles away to land on the supermarket shelves.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Carouby de Mausanne

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

    In the kitchen: Extremely sweet in flavour. Delicious eaten raw in salads, or stir-fry until tender.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

    DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.