cress 'Curled'

curled cress

approx 3500 seeds £0.99 Buy
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All seeds delivered for £1

  • Position: a sunny windowsill inside, or partial shade outdoors
  • Soil: moist

    You can have super-fast crops even if you haven't got a garden with this incredibly easy-to-grow salad ingredient. The crisp, crunchy shoots have a tang that adds a lovely texture and flavour to salads or sprinkled in sandwiches, and what's more you'll have a crop within little more than a week from your kitchen windowsill.

  • Growing Instructions: You don't even need any compost: simply fold a sheet of kitchen towel into the bottom of a small punnet or takeaway tray and damp it down, then sprinkle seed over the top. Place on the windowsill and keep damp at all times. Once seedlings produce green leaves and are about 3cm high, snip off near the base as required. Alternatively, children will love to fill half an eggshell with dampened cotton wool and sow the seeds into the top to create cress heads, complete with green 'hair', which they can then paint the face on.

  • Sow: All year round

  • Harvest: A week to 10 days after sowing

  • Approximate quantity: 3500 seeds.

lettuce 'All Year Round'

lettuce

Delicious, butterhead-type heads

£0.79 Buy

Cut and come again baby leaf collection

baby leaf salad

More taste for your plate - 10 packets of seed for £14.99

£14.99 Buy

lettuce 'Red Salad Bowl'

lettuce (loose-leaf)

Gorgeous red-tinged bronze leaves

£1.49 Buy

lettuce 'Lollo Rossa'

lettuce (cut and come again)

Decorative and tasty purple-tinged leaves

£1.49 Buy

Large polytunnel cloche

Large polytunnel cloche

Giant Poly Tunnels are ideal for winter and early spring vegetables

£24.99 Buy

Ventilated kitchen garden cloche

Ventilated kitchen garden cloche

A sturdy, high quality, long lasting and stylish growing cover.

£29.99 Buy

Timber grow bed

Timber grow bed

Grow your own fresh vegetables.

£39.99 Buy
 

Buying vegetable plants

If you just want to grow a few vegetables or have suffered losses with early sowings, buying plants is a great way to play catch-up. Buying plants also allows you to grow vegetables if you do not have the facilities to raise them from seed yourself or whe

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