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  • Sweetcorn

    Sweetcorn – Sweet Nugget

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Produces lovely golden cobs with a super sweet flavour
    Sweetcorn is easy to grow but be sure to plant them in blocks rather than rows. See our growing guides for more details.

    Produces cobs approx. 20cm in length, and makes a striking figure in your veg patch.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Sweet Nugget (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Best eaten fresh from the garden with butter and black pepper. Alternatively, try bbq-ing them with chilli and garlic butter.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to Harvest: You can expect to harvest sweetcorn in late August/September

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Minipop (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to Harvest: You can expect to harvest sweetcorn in late August/September

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Squash – Musquee de Provence

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Excellent flavour and a firm favourite
    These are large round, semi-flat fruits that can weigh up to 10kg. The skin turns from green to golden brown as it matures and the flesh is a rich orange colour with an excellent flavour which is almost like that of nutmeg, making this squash a favourite!

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Musquee de Provence (organic*)

    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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Squash – Cornells Bush Delicata

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Sweet, nutty and decorative
    Produces narrow, long fruits with cream coloured skin and dark green thin stripes. Its orange flesh can be eaten as soon as mature. This squash has a beautifully sweet and nutty flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Cornells Bush Delicata (organic*)

    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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • uchikikuriwintersquash

    Winter Squash – Uchiki Kuri

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Very early to mature with superb storage characteristics
    A lovely looking winter squash, each plant forms three to five small pumpkin-like fruits averaging 1.5kg. The fruits are an intense orange/red colour with golden flesh and have a sweet nutty flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Uchiki Kuri (organic*)

    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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Honey Bear Winter Squash

    Winter Squash – Honey Bear

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and deliciously tasty
    This is a lovely looking winter squash which produces mini, acorn-shaped fruits (measuring approximately 10cm) that are delicious and sweet when cooked.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Honey Bear (organic*)

    In the kitchen: For a simple and delicious side dish, just dot winter squash with butter and a little brown sugar and bake until the flesh is soft. Also brilliant in soups.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Summer Squash – Custard White

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and delicious  
    This interesting and very attractive patty pan bush type variety of summer squash produces creamy white flat fruits with scalloped edge and a very fine flavour. These summer squash are delicious cooked and eaten fresh. They have a delicate white skin (which is thinner like a courgette rather than thick like winter squash).  Roast them whole or grill slices on the bbq, or lightly fry.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Custard White (organic*)

    In the kitchen: This squash is great for roasting, using in a soup or to make a delicious pie.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: These will need to be planted at least 60cm apart. They need a lot of sunshine and water.

    Harvesting: Harvest as soon as the fruits are the right size. They should start to produce fruits 2-3 weeks after the first flowers form in early summer, as long as it is warm enough and pollination is good.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Yellow Courgette

    Yellow Courgette – Atena Polka

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and versatile  
    These plants will produce beautiful deep yellow fruits giving great colour and flavour from your garden.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Atena Polka (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Such a versatile vegetable, it can be used in stir-fries, 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!

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: These will need to be planted at least 60cm apart. They need a lot of sunshine and water.

    Harvesting: Harvest as soon as the fruits are the right size. They should start to produce fruits 2-3 weeks after the first flowers form in early summer, as long as it is warm enough and pollination is good.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Pumpkin – Jack O’Lantern

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Grow your own menacing masterpiece for Halloween     
    Producing pumpkins weighing up to 10kg and bright orange in colour, this variety is ideal for your menacing masterpieces at Halloween. Pumpkins are not just for Halloween, these pumpkins are deliciously tasty and versatile and also have a long storage ability.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Jack O’Lantern (organic*)

    In the kitchen: This pumpkin is great for roasting, using in a soup or to make a delicious pumpkin pie.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Green Bush (organic*)

    In the kitchen: A wonderfully versatile vegetable, it can be used in stir-fries, 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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: These will need to be planted at least 60cm apart. They need a lot of sunshine and water.

    Harvesting: Harvest as soon as the fruits are the right size. They should start to produce fruits 2-3 weeks after the first flowers form in early summer, as long as it is warm enough and pollination is good.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Courgette – Tondo Chiara di Nizza

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Great looking and a good cropper
    A delightful, round shaped courgette which is pale green in colour. It is highly productive so you’ll get a great crop. The courgettes should be cut at about 10 cm diameter – they’re great for roasting and stuffing.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Tondo Chiara di Nizza (organic*)

    In the kitchen: A wonderfully versatile vegetable, it can be used in stir-fries, soups, casseroles, salads, pasta dishes, pickled, the list goes on. It’s great roasted whole, then scoop out the cavity and stuff with some wild mushrooms or something else equally delicious.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: These will need to be planted at least 60cm apart. They need a lot of sunshine and water.

    Harvesting: Harvest as soon as the fruits are the right size. They should start to produce fruits 2-3 weeks after the first flowers form in early summer, as long as it is warm enough and pollination is good.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Courgette -Tromboncino Albenga

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Gives an exceptionally good crop right through the season
    This is a fantastic climbing courgette that can be grown easily in a container against a trellis or wigwam so it is perfect for small spaces. You can either eat them whilst the courgettes are still small or leave them to grow and further ripen before storing them in much the same way as winter squash.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Tromboncino Albenga (organic*)

    In the kitchen: A wonderfully versatile vegetable, it can be used in stir fries, soups, risotto, 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!

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: These will need to be planted at least 60cm apart. They need a lot of sunshine and water.

    Harvesting: Harvest as soon as the fruits are the right size. They should start to produce fruits 2-3 weeks after the first flowers form in early summer, as long as it is warm enough and pollination is good.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Butternut Squash – Waltham

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious and easy to grow   
    Produces sweet flavoured fruits of a light tan-colour, with smooth orange flesh. These fruits are uniformed in shape and can grow up to 20cm long. Stores well after harvesting.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Waltham Butternut (organic*)

    In the kitchen: This squash is great for roasting, using in a soup or to make a delicious pie.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    When to harvest: Harvest in Late September/October when the stalks have dried out and the skin has changed colour and toughened up.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Gourmet Brassica Collection

    £19.99
    (60 Plants)

    A lovely collection of brassicas to harvest throughout the seasons
    This collection contains a selection of cauliflower, cabbages and kales that are packed full of nutrients and are considered some of the best superfoods around.

    Number of plants: 60

    Space required: An area measuring approx 1.5m x 5m

    In the kitchen: Packed full of flavour and nutrients, these brassicas are delicious when lightly steamed, roasted or stir-fried until tender. A little melted butter makes them taste all the more luxurious

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting/Growing Advice: Please see our growing guides for each individual plants advice.

    When to harvest: Please see our growing guides for each individual plants advice.

    *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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Golden Acre (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart in fertile soil. Firm in well and protect from slugs, butterflies and pigeons!

    *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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Summer Purple (organic*)

    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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart. Protect from slugs and cover with net to guard against butterflies and pigeons.

    Harvesting: Harvest in late summer through to autumn once the broccoli florets start to form. Harvest regularly for a longer crop.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Spring Green Cabbage

    Spring Cabbage

    £5.99
    (10 plants)

    A great addition to your veg patch…

    This is a dwarf variety that can be planted quite close together (25-30cm). When planted in Spring you can expect to harvest it from July through to September. You can harvest them as delicious, small, tender cabbages or a little later on once the heads have matured.

    Variety: April

    Number of plants: 10 (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Enjoy it in stir-fries, steam it, boil it and all sorts. We rather like it cooked up in tasty bubble & squeak with a poached egg on top.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart in fertile soil. Firm in well and protect from slugs, butterflies and pigeons!

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Savoy Cabbage

    Savoy Cabbage – Vertus

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, hardy and delicious
    This variety has rounded heads of dark green ruffled leaves that have a subtle flavour compared to other savoy cabbages. It’s a very hardy variety and stands well without splitting.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Vertus (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Shred or cut savoy cabbage into wedges with the hard core discarded. Steam, boil, braise or stir-fry. It especially delicious braised with pancetta and garlic.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart in fertile soil. Firm in well and protect from slugs, butterflies and pigeons!

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Drumhead (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Delicious ate 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.

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart in fertile soil. Firm in well and protect from slugs, butterflies and pigeons!

    *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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Delicacy Purple (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 30-40cm apart. Protect from slugs, butterflies and pigeons.

    Harvesting: You should be able to see the root forming in late summer/autumn. Harvest when it reaches the right size.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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 it’s 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Nero di Toscana (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting Advice: Plant approx 30-40cm apart. Protect from slugs and cover with insect proof netting to protect from cabbage white butterflies and pigeons.

    Harvesting: Harvest individual leaves throughout the season and the plant will keep growing for months.

    *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!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Romanesco (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm in very fertile soil. Firm in well, protect from slugs and cover with insect proof net to keep butterflies and pigeons at bay.

    Harvesting: Harvest from late summer onwards when the heads have fully formed.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: All Year Round (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm in very fertile soil. Firm in well, protect from slugs and cover with insect proof net to keep butterflies and pigeons at bay.

    Harvesting: Harvest from late summer onwards when the heads have fully formed.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Broccoli (Calabrese) – Green Sprouting

    £5.99
    (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. You can either harvest them whilst small and tender or wait until they form a larger head. Use netting to keep butterflies (and therefore caterpillars) at bay!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Green Sprouting (organic*)

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

    Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery in Spring/Summer 2021. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    Planting advice: Plant 40cm apart. Protect from slugs and cover with net to guard against butterflies and pigeons.

    Harvesting: Harvest in late summer through to autumn once the broccoli florets start to form. Harvest regularly for a longer crop.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.