This British-bred leek is a real stunner in the winter veg garden, the leaves changing from blue-green to an eye-catching deep purple during the winter months.Stands well during cold weather. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 40 seeds.
An heirloom from Irkutsk, Siberia.The 130 g tomatoes are round and very uniform; the color is a wonderful deep blackish-chocolate brown. The flavour is as deep, sweet and rich as the colour. A unique salad tomato.The plants produce a large and early crop.Indeterminate. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 20 seeds.
The purple stained foliage and colourful chillies which ripen from dark purple to bright red give Zimbabwe Black a striking appearance.This is a Capsicum annuum cultivar with a densely branched growth habit producing masses of colourful flowers and fruit.Scoville rating 20.000-30.000. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 8 seeds.
Unique Italian cultivar with lovely, mild artichoke flavour and a long neck that’s 100% free of seeds.Actually a variety of butternut squash, picked while still tender and green.As well as looking incredibly ornamental in the garden, its big benefit in the kitchen is that it tastes sweeter than most regular courgettes. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 20 seeds.
This superb beetroot produces delicious, high quality, dark crimson, cylindrical roots that can be stored for a long time. 'Cylindra' is late ripening, slow to bolt, and shows good disease resistance. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 250 seeds.
Very popular dwarf variety that produces heavy yields of well-filled, dark green pods.This early variety is ideal for successional sowing.RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.Height: 45 cm. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 40 grams.
Well-known culinary herb that is widely used in Italian cooking.'Genovese' is a classic Italian variety that grows large, aromatic leaves with excellent taste.Basil is used in pestos, salads, soups, tomato sauces, pasta dishes etc. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 1000 seeds.
Popular variety that produces delicious cylindrical crimson and white roots.RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.Recommended by the National Institute of Agricultural Botany. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 500 seeds.
A very novel variety with an exceptional colour and flavour, producing 4-5 beans per pod.The beans are best lightly steamed to retain as much of their colour and flavour as possible.Height: 100 cm. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 45 seeds.
Quick growing, mix of superb tastes and textures. So very easy, makes any salad much more interesting. A good source of vitamin C.Cooking tip : Toss mesclun with halved cherry tomatoes in olive oil, lemon juice and a little honey. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 500 seeds.
Eye-catching, rosette-forming and multi-stemmed perennial with lance-shaped leaves.Produces dense spikes of numerous tubular, brown flowers. Blooms from late spring to midsummer.Lovely perennial for the front of the border.Native to northern Spain.Height: 65 cm. Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 225 seeds.