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RHS Seed Collection


The trend to 'Grow Your Own' vegetables continues to hit record levels. Thompson & Morgan has joined forces with the Royal Horticultural Society to offer the RHS Vegetable Collection designed to appeal to gardeners both young and old. Each of these superb seed vegetables has been selected for their outstanding garden performance, yield and flavour in all growing conditions.
The RHS Garden Explorers seed range is designed to encourage children into the world of gardening and boost their interest in the 'Grow Your Own' movement. This educational and interactive seed range is aimed at families and children.



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Chilli Pepper 'Super Chili' (Hot) - RHS endorsed vegetable seeds

Capsicum annuum, Chili Pepper

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This superb Thai, RHS AGM variety has a very compact habit making it ideal for growing in pots on the windowsill or in containers on a sunny patio. Each highly decorative Chilli Pepper 'Super Chilli' plant carries masses of slender, pointed, lime-green fruits which turn red, increasing their potency as they ripen. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

These vegetable seeds are endorsed by the RHS.

Useful links:

How to grow chilli peppers

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    • 1 packet (8 chilli pepper seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.99

Beetroot 'Red Ace' F1 Hybrid (Globe)

Beta vulgaris

This main crop variety produces round to oval, high quality roots with a dark red colour. The hybrid vigour of Beetroot 'Red Ace' makes it a very strong grower which will do well in most sites and soils, and is particularly good in dry seasons. This RHS AGM variety makes a superb choice for exhibition. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 15cm (6").
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    • 1 packet (150 beetroot seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.69

Corn Salad 'Cavallo'

Valerianella locusta, Lamb's Lettuce, Mache

Corn Salad Cavallo keeps on producing a mass of fresh flavoured, deep green 'lamb's lettuce' leaves. A late summer sowing will guarantee winter salads.
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    • 1 packet (1000 corn salad seeds)

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    • £0.99

Melon 'Edonis' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis melo

Melon 'Edonis' is a productive variety that is very early to ripen particularly when grown under glass. The pale orange fleshed fruits weigh up to 600g (1½lb) and can be harvested from midsummer onwards. The sweet flavoured fruits have a refreshing, delicate flavour and an attractive juicy appearance. This variety also has good resistance to fusarium wilt. Height and spread: 2m (6', 6").


Melons require high temperatures and humidity. In all but the very warmest areas cultivation is most successful in a greenhouse, or under cover of a cold frame or cloche when growing melons in the UK.

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    • 1 packet (4 melon seeds)

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    • £2.99 £0.99

Onion 'Red Baron'

Allium cepa

A mid-late maturing variety, Onion 'Red Baron' produces firm, flattish-round bulbs of a beautiful dark red colour. With eye-catching red rimmed flesh and a stronger flavour than most varieties, this RHS AGM variety makes an attractive addition to salads. An excellent cropping red onion with good storage potential. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").


Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Onions


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    • 1 packet (175 onion seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.99

Tomato 'Gardener's Delight'

Solanum lycopersicum L.

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Cordon

If you are of the opinion that tomatoes have lost their flavour then you will certainly enjoy the true tangy flavour of Tomato 'Gardener's Delight'. This cordon variety has long been a favourite for its trusses of particularly flavoursome, bite-sized cherry tomatoes that are ideal for adding to salads and sandwiches. This RHS AGM variety is reliable and prolific whether grown outdoors or in the greenhouse. Height: 200cm (79"). Spread: 50cm (20").

Companion planting: Try growing tomatoes with French marigolds to deter whitefly, and basil, chives or mint to deter aphids and other pests.



Useful links:

How to grow tomatoesHow to stop blight
Tomato selector guideCompanion Planting

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    • 1 packet (50 tomato seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.49

Kale 'Reflex' F1 Hybrid - RHS endorsed vegetable seeds

Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group), Borecole

Recent breeding has given Kale 'Reflex' more intensely curled, succulent and nutritious, dark leaves which stand well without yellowing. This delicious curly kale can be picked over a long period or can also be used as a baby salad leaf ingredient . Excellent winter hardiness makes kale a useful winter to spring vegetable at a time when fresh garden produce is scarce. Height: 90cm (35"). Spread: 60cm (24").


These vegetable seeds are endorsed by the RHS.

Companion planting: Try growing kale with Nasturtiums to draw cabbage white butterflies away from your crop, and mint to help deter flea beetles.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (30 kale seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.69

Cabbage 'Red Jewel' F1 Hybrid (Summer/Autumn)

Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group)

Cabbage 'Red Jewel' is one of the best round red cabbages available and will certainly add a bright splash of colour to your plate. This delicious red cabbage produces large, tightly packed hearts with crisp, ruby red leaves that can be harvested from late July to October. This RHS AGM variety will stand in the ground over a long period and stores well once harvested. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 60cm (24").


Companion planting: Try growing cabbages with Nasturtiums to draw cabbage white butterflies away from your crop, and mint to help deter flea beetles.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (40 cabbage seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £3.99

Spring Onion 'Apache' - RHS endorsed vegetable seeds

Allium cepa, Spring Onion 'Deep Purple', Bunching Onion, Scallion

Salad Onion Apache (Deep Purple) is an attractive deep purple-red skinned spring onion with a mild flavour and a crisp texture. The purple outer skin merges with the silver when peeled, adding a colour contrast to salads. Salad Onion Apache is ideal for growing in containers, or outdoors throughout the season.

These vegetable seeds are endorsed by the RHS.
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    • 1 packet (450 spring onion seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.69

Tomato 'Tigerella'

Solanum lycopersicum L.

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Cordon.

The finest of the preferred supermarket size tomatoes that we've grown. Completely greenback free, Tomato 'Tigerella' crops heavily and over three weeks earlier than 'Moneymaker'. The rich, tangy fruits have a unique flavour to complement the eye appeal of those clearly defined red and yellow stripes! This cordon variety is well suited to cultivation outdoors or in a greenhouse. Height: 200cm (79"). Spread: 50cm (20").

Please note: Delivery is subject to plant size, and adverse growing conditions during production may delay despatch schedules.


Companion planting: Try growing tomatoes with French marigolds to deter whitefly, and basil, chives or mint to deter aphids and other pests.



Useful links:

How to grow tomatoesHow to stop blight
Tomato selector guideCompanion Planting

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    • 1 packet (30 tomato seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £2.29