Suppliers of Mail Order Vegetable Seeds
ON THIS PAGE YOU CAN FIND PLANTS FOR AUTUMN AND WINTER USE. ALL ARE FROST HARDY TO WITH STAND THE WINTER MONTHS.
Autumn planting onion sets and garlic will be available from the end of early September.
A true English garlic. Will grow well in all parts of UK. Easy to grow. Good flavour. 2 planting heads, approximately 30 planting sets. Supplied from September to January only.
A stronger flavoured garlic. Easy to grow and suitable for the UK climate.LARGER PACK 4bulbsDispatched from September 2020
The name describes the size, very large. Has a sweeter taste than the traditional garlic. Matures July - August.20 smaller clovesDispatched from September
large cloves of Elephant Garlic. Should produce good sized bulbs mid summer 2021.SINGLE CLOVES £2.00each5 cloves £9.5010 cloves £17.00Dispatched from September
Early maturing variety.Plant October to December to mature June.Attractive purple skinned cloves.2 heads garlicDespatched from September
MILD SWEET TASTE. MATURES SLIGHTLY EARLIER THAN SOLENT WIGHT.AVAILABLE IN LARGER PACKS.4 bulbsDispatched from September.
White skinned, pink cloved, originating from near Toulouse, SW France. The most versatile of hardnecks, can be planted autumn or early spring. Held by French gourmands as the best tasting of all French garlic. Harvest in June. Can keep until February following year of harvest.2 bulbs £7.00Dispatched from September 2020
Large cloved, easy peeling vigorous grows well in our UK climate, north or south, but can withstand temperatures down to -20C. Plant November to January.2 bulbs
Strong flavoured garlic. Can be planted from September to early spring.5bulbs £8.00Dispatched from Late August/September
A soft neck garlic producing quality bulbs which are early and with a white skin. Medium flavour. Easy to dry.5bulbs £8.00 Dispatched from August/September
A sweet, mild flavoured French garlic. Is best autumn planted. 5bulbs £8.00Dispatched from August/September
We are pleased to offer bulbs of Wild Garlic. Obtained from certified stocks. Plant from end August to end February. Will spread once planted.10 bulbs £7.50Dispatched from August
We are pleased to offer a good strain of the gourmet shallot.Fine flavour. Tall oval shaped shallot. Is best planted by end of November.15sets) £9.25Dispatched from September 2020
The BANANA Shallot producing long oval bulbs.Fine flavour and good storage qualities from this culinary shallot.Sets dIspatched from SEPTEMBER 2020 250gms £8.50 UK only
Radar. Autumn planting onion sets.Good shape. Will mature May-June from an Autumn planting. 250gms.Approx 50 planting sets in pack. £5.75 DESPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
We have stocks of Radar available in larger quantities.1Kilo pack of sets. £18.00 UK only
One of the original Japanese over wintering onions. Semi flat with a yellow/brown skin. Matures June.250gms sets £5.75 UK order onlyDISPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
We have stocks of Senshyu Yellow onion sets available in larger quantities.1Kg sets £18.00 UK onlyDispatched from September 2020
Autumn sown semi-globe shaped onion. It will mature June to July from an August sowing. Giving onions of a usable size before the spring sown varieties are ready.100seeds
This new oval shaped onion has strong flavour and good keeping qualities. It is the first of all the autumn planting onions to mature.DISPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020250gms
Electric sets will produce red onions from June. They are planted during September and grow through the winter giving onions much ealier then traditional spring plantings.£5.75 per 250gm DESPATCH FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
A new variety for Autumn planting. Produces globe shaped onions earlier than many varieties.Matures end of May.250gmsDESPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
WEB OFFERA mix of the two varieties. approx. 125gms of each in the same pack.250gms in totalDESPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020£5.75
A NEW VARIETY. Good keeping qualities with mild sweet flavour.250gms planting sets (approx 55sets) £5.75PDESPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
A good cropping Northern European variety. Oval shape with good flavour. Good bolt resistance.250gms Dispatched from September 2020
Will provide tasty greens from February onwards.10 plants £8.00UK only.Dispatched from August
Will provide dark green spring greens with a medium sized conical head. Frost Hardy. Sow from July to October30seeds
Heavy yielding with large dark green leaves. Ideal for spring greens.Frost hardy. Sow July to September.30seeds
Ready for planting ourdoors. These plants wil mature over winter and stand till needed. Good flavour.10plants £7.50 UK only
Will provide large cauliflower heads during late winter.10plants £7.50
Traditional green curly kale. Will provide leaves all winter. Frost hardy Despatched from April 202010 plants £7.50
Deep red/purple curled leaves to last all winter. Very Frost hardy.Despatched from April 2020 onwards.10 plants £7.50
Dark green kale with slim leaf. Fine flavour, Will provide leaves all winter. Frost hardy.despatched from April 2020 onwards10plants £7.50
Ready started plants of this attractive winter vegetable. Will stand to use again and again all winter.despatched from April onwards.5 plants £7.50
A heritage variety mentioned by Charles Darwin in the 1860's. Cottagers has unusual large green/purple leaves and is extremely hardy, providing a tasty supply of leaves throughout the winter into spring.10plants £7.50
Fully Hardened off and ready to plant.5 plants
An unusual curly kale with a white centre in the leaf. Has a sweeter flavour than the traditional curly kale. 10plants £7.50
Plants of this new Sprout. Sometimes called Kalettes as the do look like mini kale instead of a button sprout. Frost hardy with a lovely nutty flavour.Despatched from August.10 plants £7.50.
Plants of this late season leek with dark green erect foliage. Frost hardy and bolt tolerant.Dispatched from Mid April.2021
Plants of the Red Jewel cabbage. Easily grown for use in pickles, salads and as a veg.10plants
Frost hardy. Will over winter for spring harvest.WEB OFFER20 plants £16.00UK only.
Kalibos Cabbage makes a large pointed head and is best eaten raw in salads.10 plants
Traditional classic early variety was developed by Joseph Myatt in 1840. This is an easy to grow early variety it has slightly pale stalk with green flesh when grown out doors but forces to a bright red. When forced it is ideal for crumbles and pies, outdoors it is ideal for jam.1 crown £6.00
Pot containing approx.15/20 plants of this useful hardy vegetable. Ideal cut and come again vegetable. Can be grown in containers.
An unusual variety producing quality red stems with sweet taste. Despatch October to February only.1 crowns £6 UK only
This variety has a sweet taste. Long stems of pale pink. A mid season variety. Limited stocks available. DELIVERY OCTOBER UK delivery only.1 planting crown £6.00
First Early, very thick red sticks of long length. Excellent flavour. May be forced for early production. DELIVERY FROM OCTOBER (UK only)
1 planting crown1
Late season variety. Green Stems tinged with pink. May be forced for early use. In production from March to August.1 crown
A late season popular modern variety with strong tender red stems and arrow-shaped leaves. Heavy cropper, long picking season and great flavour. Rhubarb 'Stockbridge Arrow' has an increasing reputation of as one of the best modern rhubarb varieties available. The stems of this Yorkshire bred variety are also easy to pull. Height: 60cm (24”). 1 crown
DUE TO MANY ENQUIRIES FROM OUR CUSTOMERS WE ARE PLEASED TO OFFER STRAWBERRY PLANTS.
ELSANTA Large firm fruit with good colour and flavour. A good choice for the home grower as it has a delicious taste and can grow under most conditions. 10 PLANTS £12.50 Dispatched from September
HAPIL Mid season variety with large glossy conical shaped fruit. Does well in light soil and drier conditions. Crops from Mid June to Mid July.
10 plants £12.50DISPATCHED FROM SEPTEMBER ONWARDS
HONEOYEA highly productive variety, vigorous and consistent cropper, bearing fruits over a longer period than most other varieties.Cropping period: early-late June.Suitable for containers.10plants £12.50dispatched from September
SYMPHONYProduces fruit which are uniform in shape, medium-sized, firm and juicy. Excellent old fashioned strawberry flavour. Resistant to red core and mildew, it also appears to be resistant to vine weevil. Seems to excel in damp conditions, doing particularly well in northern and western areas. Crops mid-July to mid-August.10 plants £12.50dispatched from September
CAMBRIDGE FAVOURITE.An old favourite. Developed in Cambridge over 60 years ago, produces medium sized orange/red fruit. Good all-round resistance to disease, particularly powdery mildew. Will perform well on a wide range of soils and growing conditions. Crops from mid-June to mid-July. Dispatched from September 10 plants £12.50
ALBIONIs regarded as simply the best everbearer strawberry available. It is a very heavy cropper of dark red berries that are extremely large. Has the potential to get 1lb of fruit per plant in one season. Superb disease resistance, ideal for containers. Cropping period: June – late October. Dispatched from September.10plants £12.50
Ideal for autumn/winter sowing. Tall bean with long pods.25seeds £2.00
Dwarf variety producing a good crop of quality beans. No need to support plants. May be autumn sown for early crop. 25seeds
A winter hardy spring onion. This variety can only be sown during autumn for a early spring harvest. May be sown during autumn under cover for and earlier crop.100 seeds
Will grow to approx 45cm. Very Hardy. Can be autumn sown.50 seeds.
High yielding autumn sown onion with medium early globe shaped bulbs. Has good tolerance to Botrytis and Downy Mildew100 seeds
First early but can be repeat sown throughout the year. A good replacement for Feltham First Pea.Height approx. 45cm. Very hardy and can be Autumn sown for an early crop.50seeds
Tender crispy shots and tendrils of young pea plants make a tasty garnish.Can be sown all year round in pots or containers.100seeds
As the American Land Cress but with an atractive varigated leaf.100seeds
Similar in habit and taste to water cress but grows in compost, does not require much water.Will self seed. 100seeds £2.00
Frizzy type which has rose tinted white midribs. Strong flavour. Sow March to September.50seeds
Excellent flavoured winter green. Stands well in severe cold weather. Sow summer or autumn. Produces up to 20 leaves per plant.50seeds
A winter hardy mix of red and green lettuce. Small compact head. Can be sown from autumn to early spring.Marvel 4 seasons - red.Arctic king - green.50seeds
Dark green leaved semi cos variety with compact hearts.Can be sown all year but ideal for autumn sowing. Frost tolerant.100seeds
A variety of salad rocket that is very slow to 'bolt'. May be grown in the open ground or suitable for containers. Sow and use as needed.£2.00 pkt approx 100 seeds
Mixture of strong flavoured leaves including: Mibuna, Mizuna, Green Mustard, Red Mustard, Pak Choi White and Tah Tsai. Can be sown early and late in season, avoid sowing in high summer.50 seeds
Grown for the leaves as well as the root making this a dual use vegetable. Sow from February to August. Ideal for salads50seeds
Selection of winter hardy greens to give a fresh salad during the winter months.Winter Hardy WHITE LISBON Spring Onion.GREEN IN SNOW. Green frost hardy lettuce to cut and come again.Mix of ARTIC KING AND MARVEL OF FOUR SEASONS giving red and green hearts during autumn and winter.TOPSI Radish a quick growing round red radish.ROCKET to cut and come again.1 packet of eachWEB OFFER £8.00 £10 WHEN PURCHASED SEPARATELY.
Sow from July to end August for fresh tender carrots in the autumn months.100seeds
Paris Market with almost round roots not only has good colour and flavour but is also ideal for production in shallow or stony soils and may be grown in pots. They are a delicious carrot, especially when eaten young.Can be sown February to March in a greenhouse or under cloches.100seeds
Large wide tasty red leaves and ribs. May be picked over a long period. During mild winters can be harvested until early Spring. Use leaves and ribs, either stir frying or boiling, or the young leaves raw in salads. Has mild spinach peppery taste. Easy to grow.
Packet contents: 50 seeds
Will provide thick bright coloured stems. Cook as spinach. Frost hardy50seeds
Strong growing variety, will keep producing green leaves over many months. May be grown in containers. Frost hardy.50seeds
Grow your own SAFFRON (the most expensive spice in the world), with this beautiful crocus. It produces large sterile, rich lilac flowers with distinctive purple veins in October and November. An autumn-flowering crocus, it is named after its three long, deep-red stigmas, which are cultivated commercially for colouring and flavouring food. Plant the bulbs in August or September. Harvest the flowers daily, remove the stigmas and dry.10 BULBSDISPATCHED FROM MID JULY 2020
This unusual radish has a blue skin and flesh. the cylindrical roots have a crisp texture with a refreshing mild flavour. Ideal for stir fries or salads. Best sown late summer for autumn harvesting.100 seeds £2.00
A collection of summer vegetables to make a tasty summer salad.MIXED SALALD LEAVES to cut and come again.TOPSI round red Radish for a pepper taste.REDBEARD Spring Onion for a flavoursome plate.BULLSBLOOD for a beetroot taste in leaves.WATERCRESS. A compost grown variety to cut and come again.WEB OFFER. 5 packets £8.00 full price £10 when bought separately.
Conical shaped with red skin and rose pink flesh. Mild flavour with crisp flesh, can be added to stir fries and salads. Best sown late summer for autumn harvesting.100seeds £2.00
Serrated leaf with unique aromatic flavour. Use in salads as micro green or try young leaves fried with bacon.A cut and come again crop.Can be sown all year round.200seeds
Small fern like leaves with a subtle cucumber flavour. Ideal for salads as micro green.Can be sown all year round.200seeds
Vigorous young green leaves with garlic flavour. Ideal for use in salads as a micro green.Can be sown all year round.200seeds
Black seeded sunflowers used for tender shoots as micro greens. Can be sown all year round.250seeds
1packet ofGARLIC KALECHOP SUEY GREENSSAMISH PEASUNFLOWERMUSTARDCRESSAll can be grown in the kitchen or conservatory and are used when young for shoots. Will give a mix of flavour from spicy to sweet.
GREEN MANURE GRAZING RYE250gms pack will cover approx. 15sq metersSOW MID AUGUST TO NOVEMBERDIG IN DURING EARLY SPRING. SUITABLE FOR ALL TYPE OF GROUND.250gms £3.00
GREEN MANUREPHACELIA TANACETIFOLIA100gms will cover approx. 30sq metersWILL PROVIDE AN EASY TO GROW AND CUT GREEN MANURE.SOW FROM OCTOBER TO MARCH. MUST BE CUT PRIOR TO FLOWERING.100gms £3.00
Sow spring or autumn, can be sown until November, at a rate of 200gms per 10sq meters. Suitable for all types of ground.200gms £3.00