All Spring Planting Vegetables
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Onion 'Santero' F1 Hybrid (Spring Planting)
Spring planting. Heat treated.
The answer to gardeners' prayers! Heat treated early main crop, Onion 'Santero' F1 Hybrid is the first onion set with resistance to downy mildew, a potentially disastrous fungal foliage disease. This 'Rijnsburger' type onion produces copper brown, oval-to-round bulbs with medium skin thickness. Yields are similar in quality and quantity to other F1 maincrop varieties currently available, and bulbs have great storage potential. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 15cm (6").
Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.
Colin Randel, Vegetable Product Manager
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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.
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