Leaf Beet - Five Colours - 200 seeds -Beta vulgaris
A leaf beet with coloured stems and leaves. Sow from May until mid July in rows 30 cm apart. Sow seeds 2.5 cm deep and 2 cm between the seeds. Leaf beet is an easy to grow leaf crop, it will grow well even in poor soils. Can be cut several times and will tolerate some frost.
Goldrush - 10 seeds -Cucurbita pepo
Strong growing non-trailing plants with long yellow fruits. Fruit flesh has a fine texture and taste. Sow from April indoors at min. 20ºc. Sow the seeds in seed trays and transfer the seedlings into pots or sow directly into pots. Courgette grows best in a warm sunny place. They can grow outside or in a cold-frame. Harden the plants off slowly and plant outside after the last frost. One plant per m²
Black Beauty - 10 seeds -Cucurbita pepo
Strong growing non-trailing plants with long dark green fruits. Medium early. Sow from April indoors at min. 20ºc. Sow the seeds in seed trays and transfer the seedlings into pots or sow directly into pots. Courgette grows best in a warm sunny place. They can grow outside or in a cold-frame. Harden the plants off slowly and plant outside after the last frost. One plant per m²
Kale Red Russian - 250 seeds -Brassica oleacea acephala
Grey-green leaves with a red stem and mid rib. Use the leaves when they are small for stir-fry or salad. Hardy plant that can stay outside in winter and will tolerate frost. Sow early in spring for a summer crop or in July to August for a winter crop. Sow the seeds 15 cm apart in rows of 45 to 55 cm.
Leek Hilari - 250 seeds -Allium porrum
Medium dark leaves and long stems. A leek for harvest in late summer, autumn and early winter. Sow seeds from February, 6mm deep in rows 40cm apart, later thin to 15cm between the plants, or raise plants in a seedbed or in modules. Leeks grow best in a deep fertile soil. Plant the pencil thick plants out in June at 40x15cm. Ridge up a few times when the plants are growing.
Spaghetti Squash - 10 seeds -Cucurbita pepo L.
Produces a large cream coloured fruit which after boiling or baking has spaghetti-like flesh. Sow into seed trays or directly into pots under glass in April. The germinating temperature is 20°c. Grow outdoors in a sheltered place or in cold-frames. Plant outside after last frost. Plant one plant for 1-2 m². Harvest in autumn and store at a temperature of 10-15°C
Aubergine Zora - 15 seeds -Solanum melongena
Vigorous growing variety with uniform long oval shaped fruits with a deep purple colour and a typical aubergine taste, Easy to manage. Sow seeds from January in a seed tray or direct into pots or modules. Place in light at 25 ºC. Transfer the seedlings into pots or modules, and grow them on at 25ºc. Plant in a heated greenhouse or during the summer in unheated greenhouse or poly-tunnel. Planting distance 75x50 cm.
Kohl Rabi - Azur Star - 125 seeds -Brassica oleacea var. caulorapa
The earliest purple kohlrabi for protected or outdoor cultivation. Bolt resistant, tender and with a good taste. For early harvest sow in February or March under heated glass into seed trays or direct into modules. Transfer seedlings into pots or modules and plant in green house or tunnel from mid March. For outdoor cultivation sow seeds from end of March in a seedbed and transplant 4-5 weeks later. Planting distance 35x35cm.
Florence Fennel - Fino - 130 seeds -Foeniculum vulgare
Round well filled bulbs, very bolt-resistant. For early and autumn harvest. Sow under glass from February and plant out in tunnel or under fleece. For autumn harvest sow in situ from mid June until mid July. Planting distance 40 x 20 cm