Spring Veg Plants

Our Spring Veg Plug Plants can be planted out from late April 2020 until June/July. Some, like salads and leaves, will grow very quickly for an almost immediate harvest, others like carrots and beetroot will be ready for an early autumn harvest whilst others will keep going until late autumn and even Christmas…

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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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. 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!

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. 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.

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

    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.

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

    Ready to harvest: June onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Pumpkin – Hundredweight

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Can you grow a record breaker?!    
    This variety of pumpkin can produce beautiful round deep orange fruits of up 25kg! To grow these enormous fun fruits, you will need to allow approx. 2m between plants and thin out other fruits as they form. This will allow your larger fruit to obtain all the nutrients and water it needs to grow to this super-size.

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

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Hundredweight (organic*)

    Can be grown in: These pumpkins need to be grown outside with plenty of space. Find out more about growing pumpkins in our growing guide below.

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

    Plant out: late April to early July

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

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

    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.

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

    Ready to harvest: June onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Squash – Buttercup

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and delicious  
    This variety of winter squash has a deliciously dense, firm flesh and a beautifully sweet and nutty flavour with an unusually flat shape. The skin is a green/grey colour and the fruits grow to approximately 1.5kg.

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

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Buttercup (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 about growing squash in our growing guide below.

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

    Plant out: late April to early July

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Winter Squash – Queensland Blue

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Decorative and deliciously tasty
    This is an Australian variety that produces bluish-green, deep ribbed fruits that taste almost like treacle when roasted. These fruits can grow pretty big, as much as 4.5kg! They store brilliantly, so are great to use over the course of late winter when other crops are scarce. You can expect to get 3 or 4 large squashes from each plant, so enjoy all those yummy stews and soups!

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

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Queensland Blue (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 about growing squash in our growing guide below.

    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.

    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.

  • 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.

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

    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.

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

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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!

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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!

    Plant out: late April to early 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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July.  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.

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

    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Quick Growing Salad Collection

    Quick Growing Salad Collection

    £24.99
    (90 Plants)

    This little collection just keeps giving
    If you are keen to begin harvesting tasty salads in just a couple of weeks after planting, then this easy to grow little pack of cut and come again salad plants is perfect for you.

    You’ll receive various different salad plants, with 3 types of lettuce, as well as spinach, rocket, mizuna, mustard leaves, chard and beetroot.

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    Number of plants: 90

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

    In the kitchen: Pick a few leaves from each to make your own mixed salad and ditch the supermarket salad bags this summer.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Leaf Beet – Bulls Blood

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    A cut and come again crop, nutritious, hardy and easy to grow
    Bulls blood not only looks amazing when growing with its dark red leaves, but also adds a wonderful sweet flavour to your salads and is very nutritious.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Bulls Blood (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots – they are pretty easy growing! Find out more about growing these in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious raw in salads adding a wonderful sweet taste or can be steamed, boiled or used in a stir fry. If left to mature you can also enjoy the roots which are tender with a great flavour.

    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.

  • Endive – Pancalieri

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and delicious. You won’t be disappointed

    A frizzy, frilly feast of a plant! Harvest the young leaves as a cut & come again to add a punchy flavour to salads, or wait until the whole head has matured.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Pancalieri (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: It has a slightly more biting flavour than lettuce so works wonderfully well in 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.

  • Lettuce – Lollo Biondi

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Tender and so tasty it is wonderful picked fresh for summer salads
    One of the prettiest lime-green varieties of multi leaf lettuces. It is the shiny-green sister of Lollo Rosso. This variety has extremely frizzy, crinkled and compact leaves.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Lollo Biondi (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 have lettuce as their base to give you background flavours and plenty of crunch.

    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.

  • 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.

  • Buttercrunch Lettuce

    Lettuce – Buttercrunch

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    A firm favourite in the lettuce world
    This variety of lettuce is actually somewhere between a butterhead and a crisphead. It has soft outer leaves but with a creamy green heart of a much crispier texture. These will stand well without bolting.

    ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SPRING 2020

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Buttercrunch (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.

    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.

  • Crystal Lemon Cucumber

    Cucumber – Crystal Lemon

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Easy, quick growing and very prolific
    This old-fashioned little round cucumber will produce delightful shaped, pale yellow coloured fruits. With an excellently crunchy flesh, the fruits are juicy, mild and sweet with a fantastic flavour. You’ll be eating the fruits by the end of July. If you keep picking, they’ll go on producing into the autumn, and finish in October.

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

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Crystal Lemon (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Planters, raised beds, pots, containers or grow bags. Find out more about growing cucumber in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in salads adding a lovely splash of colour. Also great for dipping in hummus and dips.

    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.