Cabbages & Kales

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  • 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!

    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.

    Delivery: These plants can be delivered between late April andJuly. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 5-15 cm.

    Ready to harvest: Jun onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • brassica-collection

    Gourmet Brassica Collection

    £14.99
    (28 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: 28

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

    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

    Can be delivered from: late April to July.

    These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    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*)

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Spring Green Cabbage

    Spring Cabbage – April

    £5.99
    (10 plants)

    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 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*)

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

    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. Mmm.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between 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 – Sep

    *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*)

    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: 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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to 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.

    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. 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.

    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.

    Can be delivered from: late April to 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.

    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.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between late April and July. Available to pre-order now.

    Ready to harvest: June – October/November

    *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.

    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.

    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: July onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • BRUSSELS-SPROUT-EVESHAM-SPECIAL-SQUARE-10801

    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.

    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.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 15-25cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.