Summer Veg Plants

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  • 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.

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    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.

  • Wild Rocket

    Wild Rocket

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, full of flavour and plentiful

    This is one of our favourite vegetable plants to grow. Keep it well watered, and plant it in a slightly shady spot.The taste is phenomenal compared to shop bought rocket and it just keeps cropping for months. Cut the outer leaves off as they reach the desired size. Simple.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Wild Rocket (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: With its peppery flavoured leaves, wild rocket is delicious used in salads. Sprinkle over pizzas and pasta dishes too for a little kick.

    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.

  • Spinach – Perpetual

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    A fantastically versatile nutrient-rich plant
    Producing tasty leaves for you throughout the seasons, as it grows simply cut the bigger outer leaves off at the base and it’ll keep producing more and more. As long as the slugs and caterpillars don’t get to it, it’ll carry on for ages.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Perpetual (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: You can either cook the leaves making a delicious addition to a wide range of dishes, use the baby leaves in salads or add to smoothies or juice.

    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.

  • Mizuna

    Mizuna – Kyoto Green

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Attractive, delicious salad leaves

    Mizuna is a cut-and-come-again Oriental salad leaf with deeply cut, spicy flavoured leaves. It is easy to grow and well worth having in your veg patch. Harvest the outer leaves regularly so that the plant continues to grow for many weeks.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Kyoto (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/July onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Lettuce – Lollo Rossa

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    This wonderful looking lettuce is a must in any kitchen garden
    Lollo Rossa lettuce forms tight frilly deep maroon heads that stand in good condition for some time. You can cut as heads or pick a few leaves as needed.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Lollo Rossa (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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 5-15cm.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Little Gem Lettuce

    Lettuce – Little Gem

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    This ‘Little Gem’ has so much to offer
    Producing small compact plants which are packed with a crisp, sweet heart, this lettuce has a delicious sweet taste and is quick growing.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Little Gem (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Wonderfully versatile with so much to offer, this lettuce is delicious fresh, braised or sautéed.

    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 – Green Salad Bowl

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow and ever so tasty
    An excellent non-heading lettuce providing a steady supply of frilly, light green leaves which can be cut and used as required without lifting the whole plant. This lettuce offers an excellent crunchy texture and delicious sweet taste. These plants show a good resistance to mildew.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Green Salad Bowl (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.

  • Giant Red Mustard

    Giant Red Mustard

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and tasty

    This is a fabulous plant that grows quite large.It’s great looking. Best used as a cut and come again leaf it has a really punchy, mustardy flavour. Add baby leaves to salads or treat larger leaves like spinach and wilt them down.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Giant Red (organic*)

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

    In the kitchen: Cut as baby leaf salad or leave to mature to use in stir fries.

    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.

  • Cucumber

    Cucumber – Marketmore

    £5.99
    (3 Plants)

    Easy, delicious and decorative
    Cucumbers look beautiful when growing and can be grown by even the most inexperienced gardener. This variety produces thick dark green fruits which can reach 20cm in length.

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    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Marketmore (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. 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.

  • Chicory

    Chicory – Rossa di Treviso

    £4.99
    (10 Plants)

    An interesting plant to try in your kitchen garden

    This is a fun little plant to grow, adding a deep red colour to your plot. Harvest the whole head or just use the outer leaves. Once fully grown you can usually leave it in the ground until you’re ready to harvest.

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    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Rossa di Treviso (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are ideal. Find out more about growing chicory in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Can be used in salads or cooked. Try blanching it or braised.

    Delivery: These plug plants can be delivered between late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

    Ready to harvest: Late Aug to Oct

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Leeks

    Leeks – Musselburgh

    £5.99
    (20 Plants)

    A tried and tested traditional variety
    With its strong growing habit, Musselburgh produces huge, handsome leeks with thick stems and dark green leaves. It is reliable, easy to grow, winter hardy, with good disease resistance and an excellent strong flavour. It will be ready for harvesting late summer to early winter.

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    Number of plants: 20

    Variety: Musselburgh (organic)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are perfect for growing leeks. Find out more about growing leeks in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in soups, stews and pies. You can steam, fry or boil. Finely chopping leeks brings out their flavour and texture.

    Plant out: late April to early July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 12-25cm.

  • 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.

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    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.

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    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.

  • 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 with a golden flesh and has a sweet nutty flavour.

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    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Uchiki Kuri (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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.

    *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.

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    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Green Bush (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 in our growing guide below.

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

    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.

  • 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.

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    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.

    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.

  • 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.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Summer Purple (organic*)

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

    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.

    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

  • Spring Green Cabbage

    Spring Cabbage

    £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 to September. You can harvest them as delicious, small, tender cabbages or a little later on once the heads have matured.

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    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.

    Plant out: late April to early July. 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.

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    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.

    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.

  • 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.

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    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. Available to pre-order now. 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.

    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.

  • 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.

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

    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.

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

    Ready to harvest: June – October/November

    *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!

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Romanesco (organic*)

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

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

  • Cauliflower

    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.

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

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: All Year Round (organic*)

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

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

    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.