Super Spring Cropping Brassica Collection – No Sowing Or Thinning Out Needed Here, Just Plant In A Prepared Bed, Keep Them Well Watered And Look Forward To Harvesting The Earliest And Tastiest Crops From Winter Through To Spring.collection Includes 32 Plants -8 Each Of The Varieties Below:cabbage Duncan-it Can Be Harvested In The Autumn From An Early Summer Planting, Picked As Unhearted Leafy Greens In Late Autumn From A Late August Planting, Or Over-wintered And Picked Whole In The Spring.cabbage Sennen-this New Frost-hardy Ball Headed Cabbage Is The Earliest Cropping Primo Type Especially If Given A Little Fleece Protection During The Hardest Weather. This Variety Stood Out As The Sweetest Tasting Cabbage. Perfect For Making Salads And Coleslaw.kale Afro Green Curled- Reliably Winter Hardy Kale Afro Will Take Everything The British Weather Can Throw At It! It Is Packed With Vitamins And Minerals And Will Grow Just About Anywhere.sprouting Broccoli Claret-it Provides A Very Good Crop From March-april. The Spears Are Extra Large And Succulent And Can Be Harvested For Up To 4 Weeks.delivered Late August
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In Our 60 Years Of Supplying Great Quality Vegetable Plants We've Put Together Our Best-selling Most Reliable Performing Brassicas Into One Collection. If You Love Brussels, Calabrese, Kale And Cabbage, You'll Simply Love This Collection.you Shall Receive 4 Plant Varieties, 16 Of Each Variety;brussels 'clodius' – Is Has Excellent Flavour, Forming Solid Round Sprouts With Good Powdery Mildew Resistance.calabrese 'marathon' – It Produces Medium Size, Uniform, Dense Heads Of Bluish-green 'beads'kale 'black Magic' – It Has Improved Cold Tolerance And Bolt Resistance, Can Be Used At Baby Leaf Stagecabbage 'duncan' – It Produces Leafy Greens From October To March And Hearted Spring Cabbages Through To June.
Cropping Will Begin In As Little As 6 Weeks And Can Continue Right Up Until Christmas. A Super Mix For Your Winter Salad Bowl. Delivery Late August For Harvest In September – December.collection Includes:12 Lettuce Marvel Of Four Seasonsa Very Hardy Bi-coloured Lettuce, Slow To Bolt And Tolerant Of Both High And Low Temperatures, It Is Fast Maturing, Reliable With A Really Sweet Full Lettuce Flavour.12 Endive Plantation Braod,dark Green Leaf, Very Resistant To Bolding And Good Flavour. 12 Radicchio Trevi Adds Colour And Crunch To Your Salads. Can Also Be Cooked And Used As A Vegetable. The Colour Deepens As The Weather Gets Cooler.12 Sugar Loaf Chicoryquick Growing, Cos-like Lettuce With A Crunchy Heart.
We've Stolen A March On ‘mother Nature' By Sowing Seed Of 3 Specially Selected Varieties And Then Gently Growing The Plants On Over The Winter Under Controlled Cool Greenhouse Conditions. These Sturdy Young Plants Are Ready To Despatch And Plant Out In Mid/late March, Some 8-10 Weeks Earlier Than The Main Brassica Planting Period. To Encourage The Earliest Possible Crops We Recommend That You Protect Your Young Plants With Fleece Or Cloches.you'll Save £5 Compared To If You Were To Buy The Collections Individually!our Extra Early Brassica Collection Includes 16 Plants Each Of: 16 X Cauliflower Mayflower Plants – Mayflower Cuts From Mid May To Early June. The Vigorous Plants Produce Delicious, Tender, Medium To Large Heads Which Are Pure-white With No Pinking. A Great Choice For The Home Gardener.16 x Broccoli (calabrese) Marathon -good For Freezing. A Superb Variety That Will Reliably Produce A Good Crop Of Delicious, Dense Blue-green, Finely Beaded Succulent Heads From May To June No Matter What The Weather!16 x Cabbage Duncan – Cabbage Duncan A ‘pointed' Variety That Is Extremely Versatile – Harvest Very Early As Leafy Greens Allow To Heart Up For Cutting From May To June.by Sowing Seed In The Autumn And Then Gently Growing The Plants On Over The Winter Under Controlled, Cool Greenhouse Conditions To Produce Sturdy Young Plants That Are Ready To Despatch And Plant Out In Mid/late March, Some 8-10 Weeks Earlier Than The Main Brassica Planting Period. the Extra Early Brassicas Have Been Sown In October And Overwintered Undercover With Frost Protection. The Plants Are Tough, Sturdy And Stocky Ready Hardened Off For Immediate Planting On Arrival. the Plants Will Not Look As Fresh As Spring Sown Plants but Don’t Be Alarmed! The Plants Will Be Taller And Have Some Yellow Leaves Which Will Either Fall Off Or Green Up As The Plant Gets Growing. The Plants Are Typical Of Those Planted By
A Highly Versatile Spring Green With Great Taste. winter Jewel Has Fantastic Disease Resistance, Making It Easy To Grow Successfully And Giving A Consistent Crop Throughout The Year. Left To Mature, It Produces A Head Which Can Be Eaten Like A Sweetheart Cabbage. Spring Greens Are Packed Full Of Iron, Which Is Essential For Healthy Skin, Hair And Nails.
The Autumn And Winter Brassica Collection Comprises Of Four Great Varieties To Provide Leafy Green Vegetables At A Time When They Can Be Scarce.each Of These Super Healthy Vegetables Provides Nutritious Greens, Packed Full Of Vitamins And iron, From November Through To April. Delivered Early August For Immediate Planting!collection Includes 64 plants, 16 Each Of The Variety Below:spring Green Winter Jewel – a Highly Versatile Spring Green With Great Taste. Winter Jewel Has Fantastic Disease Resristance, Making It Easy To Grow Successfully And Giving A Consistent Crop Throughout The Year. Left To Mature, It Produces A Head Which Can Be Eated Like A Sweetheart Cabbage. Spring Greens Are Packed Full Of Iron, Which Is Essential For Healthy Skin, Hair And Nails.cabbage Deadon – colours-up Earlier Than Most And The Bright Magenta Colour Intensifies Even Further With Colder Weather. It Produces Medium Large Firm Heads With A Delicious Sweet Flavour.kale Cavolo Nero – the Heavily Savoyed, 'bubbly' Look Dark Green Leaves Are Amazingly Tender And Have A Wonderful Flavour And Texture. Harvest Young Leaves From November To March.sprouting Broccoli White Eye – sprouting Broccoli White Eye-one Of The Earliest White Sprouting Broccoli's. A Very Uniform Variety Producing A Prolific Crop Of Delicious Tender Spears From February To April. Brimming With Vitamins A, C And E And A Host Of Other Health-giving Properties, Broccoli Is Regarded By Nutritionists As A 'superfood' High In Cancer-fighting Phytochemicals.
Black Magic Is A New Improved Cavolo Nero With A Uniform And Very Decorative Habit With Typical Puckered Leaves. The Plants Grow From A Rosette So They Don't Need Staking, They Are Slow To Bolt And Great For Winter Croppingkale Cooks Quickly, Keeping A Rich Dark Green Colour And The Leaves Have A Wonderful Flavour And Delicate Texture.use As Baby Leaves Or Allow to Mature. You Won’t Be Disappointed With This New Cavolo Nero!
Cabbage Duncan Is An Excellent 'all Round' Variety, With Excellent Versatility For Cooking In Many Different Ways. It Can Be Harvested In The Autumn From An Early Summer Planting, Picked As Unhearted Leafy Greens In Late Autumn From A Late August Planting, Or Over Wintered In Picked Whole In The Spring, Again From An August Planting.plants Despatched Mid March For Cutting May – June. Planted Straight Away On Arrival In March, This Variety Can Be Harvested As Delicious Leafy Greens From May, Or Left To Develop Into A Dense Ball And Harvested In Late Summer. the Extra Early Brassicas Have Been Sown In October And Overwintered Undercover With Frost Protection. The Plants Are Tough, Sturdy And Stocky Ready Hardened Off For Immediate Planting On Arrival. the Plants Will Not Look As Fresh As Spring Sown Plants but Don’t Be Alarmed! The Plants Will Be Taller And Have Some Yellow Leaves Which Will Either Fall Off Or Green Up As The Plant Gets Growing. The Plants Are Typical Of Those Planted By Commercial Growers Up And Down The Country And Will thrive in Prepared Soil. these Plants Will Crop 6-8 Weeks earlier In Your Garden Than Spring Raised Crops And Give Your First Flush Of Produce From Your Garden – And What’s More Many Will Have Cropped Before Persistent Brassica Pests Are Around. ) Caterpillar And Whitefly. prepare Your Planting Bed Dig Over And Add Some Pre Planting Fertiliser, Rake Level And Walk Over The Bed Firming The Soil.- Brassicas Like Firm Soil. Lightly Rake The Surface Level Again.using A Dibber Or Trowel Make A Hole Deep Enough To Cover The Root Ball And The Neck Of The Plant. Water The Hole And Put The Plant In Backfilling And Firming The Soil Lightly Around The Plant.
Oregano Is A Widely Used Herb In Greek And Italian Cuisine To Give Flavour To Tomato Or Lamb Dishes. Oregano Is Also Used In Traditional Medicine For Treating Colds, Indigestion And Stomach Upsets.create An Instant Culinary, Ornamental And Medicinal Herb Garden With Our Range Of Young Perennial Herb Plants. They Can Be Dotted Amongst Your Border Plants, In Pots On The Patio Or All Together In A Formal Herb Garden. Very Easy To Grow, Most Herbs Like A Sunny Spot But Will Appreciate A Bit Of Shade For Part Of The Day. Half Hardy Perennial (hhp) Varieties Will Benefit From Some Protection Over Winter.