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  • Sweetcorn

    Sweetcorn – Sweet Nugget

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Produces lovely golden cobs with a super sweet flavour
    Sweetcorn are 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.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Sweet Nugget (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds or veg patches. Sweetcorn are easy to grow but be sure to plant them in blocks rather than rows. See our growing guide below for more details.

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

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-25cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Minipop Sweetcorn

    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.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Minipop (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds, veg patches or borders.

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

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-25cm.

    *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.