Veg Plants

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  • 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Kelvedon Wonder

    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 soup, salad, pasta, risotto, the list goes on… And that’s why it’s such a great family favourite.

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

    Planting Advice: Plant relatively closely together and provide supports for the peas to climb – chicken wire propped up between two bamboo stakes or twiggy pea sticks

    Harvesting: Pods will start to form soon after the plant begins flowering. You can expect them to crop for several weeks between June/July and September, depending on when you plant them.

    *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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Carouby de Mausanne

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

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

    Planting Advice: Plant relatively closely together and provide supports for the peas to climb – chicken wire propped up between two bamboo stakes or twiggy pea sticks

    Harvesting: Pods will start to form soon after the plant begins flowering. You can expect them to crop for several weeks between June/July and September, depending on when you plant them.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • French Climbing Bean – Cosse Violette

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Decorative, flavoursome and easy to grow
    Producing amazing purple pods, this French climbing bean is easy to grow, has a lovely flavour and will harvest over many weeks during the summer.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Cosse Violette

    In the kitchen: Top and tail, place in boiling water and cook until tender. The beautiful deep purple pods will turn dark green on cooking.

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

    Planting Advice: Plant in full sunshine and keep well watered.

    Harvesting: You can expect to harvest beans from mid to late summer. If you want to dry and store the beans, allow them to reach maturity on the plants.

    *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. Plants typically grow to approx 20-25cm tall, making them perfect for pots and smaller veg patches.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Orinoco

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

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

    Planting Advice: Plant in full sunshine and keep well watered.

    Harvesting: You can expect to harvest beans from mid to late summer. If you want to dry and store the beans, allow them to reach maturity on the plants.

    *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.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Hestia

    In the kitchen: Delicious steamed until tender.

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

    Planting Advice: Plant in full sunshine and keep well watered.

    Harvesting: You can expect to harvest beans from mid to late summer. If you want to dry and store the beans, allow them to reach maturity on the plants.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Tendergreen

    In the kitchen: Delicious steamed until tender.

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

    Planting Advice: Plant in full sunshine and keep well watered.

    Harvesting: You can expect to harvest beans from mid to late summer. If you want to dry and store the beans, allow them to reach maturity on the plants.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • borlotti bean

    Borlotti Bean – Barlotta Lingua di Fuoco

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Decorative, delicious and easy to grow
    Producing beautifully vibrant red and green pods, these beans add a splash of fun and colour into your garden. These beans are perfectly suited to our cooler climate. The canes will climb to about 2 metres.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Barlotta Lingua di Fuoco (organic)

    In the kitchen: You can eat these vibrant pods when small and tender (and mostly green) or allow them to reach full size and store the beans inside once the pods have dried and turned a deep purple. With a sweetish flavour and smooth creamy texture, these beans work well in a salad or in a hearty soup or casserole.

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

    Planting Advice: Plant in full sunshine and keep well watered.

    Harvesting: You can expect to harvest beans from mid to late summer. If you want to dry and store the beans, allow them to reach maturity on the plants.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • aubergine

    Aubergine – Black Beauty

    £6.99
    (5 Plants)

    Easy to grow and deliciously tasty
    Homegrown aubergines are an absolute delight. Easy to grow and delicious in flavour, finding these black jewels in your garden at harvest time is always a real treat.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Black Beauty (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Try cooking these in or over hot charcoal and then drizzling with a Mediterranean inspired drizzle.

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

    Planting advice: Best grown in a greenhouse. Plant 30-40cm apart. Keep well watered.

    Harvesting: Fruits should form soon after flowering as long as they are warm enough. Harvest once they reach full size.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Globe Artichoke – Green Globe

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    With armour-like exterior and delicious savoury-sweet heart, these plants are easy to grow and have an incredible flavour
    Producing a tight globe-shaped green and purple head, these plants look fantastic in any garden. Artichokes are reliable croppers and perennials so you will be able to harvest from these plants for about 4-5 years. Leave some space for them to grow as they can get quite large.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Green Globe (organic*)

    In the kitchen: Steamed, grilled, roasted, or sautéed, artichokes are one of spring’s most delectable treats.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.