Summer Veg Plants

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  • Dwarf French Green Bean – Tendergreen

    £6.99
    (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 from late April 2022 until July 2022. 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 before harvesting in early autumn – dry out thoroughly before storing in airtight jars.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • borlotti bean

    Borlotti Bean – Barlotta Lingua di Fuoco

    £6.99
    (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 from late April 2022 until July 2022. 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 before harvesting in early autumn – dry out thoroughly before storing in airtight jars.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • 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 from late April 2022 until July 2022. 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 from late April 2022 until July 2022.

    Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.