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All Spring Planting Vegetables




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New Zealand Yam

Oxalis tuberosa, Oka, Oca

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  • Introduced exclusively by T&M
Also known as the New Zealand Yam, this unusual member of the Oxalis family has long been grown in the Andes for its nutritionally rich tubers with a tangy lemon flavour that becomes nuttier once cooked. The red skinned tubers have a crisp pale orange or creamy coloured flesh that can be eaten raw in salads or boiled, baked, and fried - just like potatoes. You can even add the attractive shamrock-like leaves and shoots to salads for a refreshing citrus twist. Oca makes a particularly attractive crop in the vegetable garden or even in a container on the patio. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 60cm (24").

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Rhubarb 'Fulton's Strawberry Surprise' (Spring Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

Strong, vigorous plants produce flushes of eye-catching, vivid red stems with a well balanced acidity. Voted the best flavoured rhubarb in the RHS Wisley trials, this superb variety also holds an RHS AGM. The attractive stems of Rhubarb 'Fultons Strawberry Surprise' are perfect for making delicious pies and crumbles. Ideal for growing in borders or large patio containers. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 120cm (48").


Estimated time to cropping once planted: 16-20 months.
Estimated time to best yields: 28-32 months.


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    • 1 x 3 litre potted rhubarb plant

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    • 1 x 9cm potted rhubarb plant

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    • 2 budded rhubarb pieces

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    • 2 x 9cm potted rhubarb plants + 1 FREE

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Asparagus officinalis 'Pacific Purple' (Spring Planting)

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Spring planting.

A colourful variety that is suitable for spring and autumn planting. Asparagus 'Pacific Purple' produces stringless spears that are more tender and sweet than many green varieties. The colour can be lost when cooked so they are best steamed or eaten raw with dips, or sliced in salads. This high yielding asparagus will also produce white spears if earthed up. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 45cm (18").


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Asparagus officinalis 'Connover's Colossal' (Spring Planting)

Spring planting.

(Sore's selection) This selection of Asparagus 'Connover's Colossal' received an RHS AGM as a very well maintained strain of this popular old favourite. The quality of its bright green spears with deep purple tips, and huge yield is exceptional for a non hybrid. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 45cm (18").


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Asparagus officinalis 'Mondeo' (Spring Planting)

Spring/ Autumn planting.

Asparagus 'Mondeo' is an all male hybrid that is suitable for both spring and autumn planting. This versatile variety has created huge interest due to its impressive yields and quality, especially early in the season. The delicious spears have tight tips throughout the season, with excellent flavour and good disease resistance. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 45cm (18").


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Asparagus officinalis 'Pacific 2000' (Spring Planting)

From New Zealand breeding, this vigorous variety was voted the best in commercial grower taste tests in 2006. The consistently uniform, green spears are so tender and stringless, they can be eaten raw or sliced in salads. This long lasting variety is highly regarded for its heavy yields and superior flavour. Unlike many traditional varieties, Asparagus 'Pacific 2000' is suitable for either spring or autumn planting. Although asparagus beds take several years to establish, each asparagus crown can produce up to 25 spears per year and will continue cropping for 25 years. Height: 150cm (59”). Spread: 45 cm (18”).

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Asparagus officinalis 'Ariane' (Spring Planting)

Spring planting.

From German breeding, Asparagus 'Ariane' produces a heavy flush of delicious, large, purple-tipped spears early in the season. Smaller, 'fine' spears are also produced later in the season. This attractive variety has significant yield and quality improvements over many other varieties. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 45cm (18").


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Asparagus officinalis 'Spring Planting Collection' B (Spring Planting)

Spring planting.

This spring planting collection provides a good range of varieties, ensuring a long cropping season and reliable supply of delicious asparagus spears.

  • Collection comprises:
  • Asparagus 'Ariane' - This versatile variety has created huge interest due to its impressive yields and quality, especially early in the season.
  • Asparagus 'Mondeo' - This strong growing variety produces thick spears and excellent yields.
  • Asparagus 'Pacific 2000' - Consistently uniform, green spears that are tender and stringless.
  • Asparagus 'Purple Pacific' - Stringless spears that are more tender and sweet than many green varieties.

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Onion 'Red Baron' (Spring Planting)

Allium cepa

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  • Easy to grow

Spring planting. Heat treated.

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.


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Onion 'Golden Ball' (Spring Planting)

Allium cepa

Spring planting. Heat treated.

A very popular and reliable variety, giving heavy yields of golden-brown skinned, crisp, flavoursome bulbs. Onion 'Golden Ball' has excellent storage potential too. This variety has been heat treated to reduce bolting risk on planting. Height: 45cm (18”). Spread: 15cm (6”).


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


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Onion Mixed Red,White & Brown (Spring Planting)

Allium cepa

Spring planting. Heat treated.

This popular mix of 3 favourite varieties is perfect for gardeners with limited space, who want to grow a range of onion colours to suit their culinary needs. These varieties have been heat treated to reduce bolting risk on planting, which occurs particularly in red varieties. Height: 45cm (18”). Spread: 15cm (6”).


  • Collection comprises 3 easily identifiable colours:
  • Onion ‘Red Baron’ (red) - Firm, flattish-round bulbs of a beautiful dark red colour with eye-catching red rimmed flesh.
  • Onion 'Silvermoon' (white) - Attractive white-skinned and fleshed variety. Maincrop maturity for harvesting in August with good storage potential.
  • Onion 'Golden Balls' (brown) - A very popular and reliable variety, giving heavy yields of golden-brown skinned, crisp, flavoursome bulbs.

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


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Onion 'Rumba' (Spring Planting)

Allium cepa

Spring planting.

Onion 'Rumba' is a British bred variety developed over 8 years to give an improved vigour, shape and storage than Onion 'Sturon'. Height: 45cm (18”). Spread: 15cm (6”).


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


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