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Asparagus officinalis 'Ariane' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Spring/Autumn 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 (59in). Spread: 45cm (18").


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    • 5 asparagus crowns

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 10 asparagus crowns

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    • 25 asparagus crowns

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Asparagus officinalis 'Guelph Millennium' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Spring/Autumn planting.

This spring or autumn planting asparagus comes from Canadian breeding making it particularly cold tolerant and well suited to UK weather condiitons. Producing high yields of purple-tipped, green spears, Asparagus 'Guelph Millennium' is reliable in most soils. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 45cm (18").

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    • 10 asparagus crowns

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    • £17.99
    • 25 asparagus crowns

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    • £34.99

Garlic 'Carcassonne Wight' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Allium sativum

Spring/Autumn planting. Hardneck.

Originating in the South of France and yet possibly the most successful hardneck garlic variety for overwintering in the UK. Garlic 'Carcassonne Wight' shows good vigour and skin cover with pink coloured cloves that are similar to Garlic 'Lautrec', but arguably superior in bouquet and character. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6").


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    • 2 large garlic bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £5.99

Asparagus officinalis 'Pacific Purple' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Spring/Autumn 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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    • 5 asparagus crowns

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    • £11.99
    • 10 asparagus crowns

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    • 25 asparagus crowns

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    • £34.99

Rhubarb 'Timperley Early' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

Regarded as the earliest maturing variety, Rhubarb 'Timperley Early' is ideal for forcing to provide tender pink sticks as early as February, but it can also be grown unforced in the normal way. This RHS AGM variety produces a moderate yield of pink stems streaked with apple green.


These budded pieces, taken from established crowns will quickly mature, resulting in crowns big enough to harvest from 2 years after planting. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 120cm (48").


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    • 2 budded rhubarb crowns

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £8.99

Rhubarb RHS Collection (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

Thompson & Morgan have teamed up with the RHS to offer the first AGM cultivars from its 112 plant National Collection of Rhubarbs. These young plants will quickly mature, resulting in crowns big enough to harvest from 2 years after planting.


Collection comprises 1 plant each of:
Rhubarb 'Fultons Strawberry Surprise' - Strong, vigorous plants produce flushes of eye-catching, vivid red stems with a well balanced acidity.
Rhubarb 'Giant Grooveless Crimson' - Uniform, bright red stems with a flavour that is less acidic than many cultivars.


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


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    • 2 rhubarb plants - 1 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £19.99

Shallot 'Gourmet Collection' (Spring Planting)

Allium cepa (Aggregatum Group)

Spring planting.

This superb collection of gourmet shallots can be planted in spring for excellent yields of high quality bulbs. These delicious shallots make a milder alternative to onions in the kitchen. Perfect for adding a delicate sweet flavour to stews and casseroles. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").

  • Collection comprises:
  • Shallot 'Golden Gourmet' - Large, good quality bulbs with reduced bolting incidence and excellent storage potential.
  • Shallot 'Red Gourmet' - A new development in red shallots to produce a deeper more oval bulb with pale pink-tinged, crisp white flesh.

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    • 40 shallot sets - 20 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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Asparagus officinalis 'Mondeo' (Spring/Autumn 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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    • 5 asparagus crowns

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    • £11.99
    • 10 asparagus crowns

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    • 25 asparagus crowns

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    • £59.95 £34.99

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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    • 75 onion sets

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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    • £3.99
    • 150 onion sets

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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Rhubarb 'Champagne' (Spring Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

This early variety is ideal for forcing to produce long, slender, pink-tinged stalks. For a deeper, red-coloured stem, leave the stems of Rhubarb 'Champagne' unforced – they will still be just as sweet and delicious! This old variety is particularly reliable and easy to grow. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 120cm (48").

These young plants will quickly mature, resulting in crowns big enough to harvest from 2 years after planting.


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    • 3 rhubarb crowns

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £14.99

Rhubarb 'Victoria' (Spring Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

The greenish-pink stems of Rhubarb 'Victoria' have tender flesh with an excellent balance of sweetness and acidity. Once established, this popular, traditional variety will produce a heavy crop, year after year. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 120cm (48").


These young plants will quickly mature, resulting in crowns big enough to harvest from 2 years after planting.


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    • 3 rhubarb crowns

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £14.99

Rhubarb 'Stockbridge Arrow' (Spring/Autumn Planting)

Rheum x hybridum

Rhubarb 'Stockbridge Arrow' has an increasing reputation of as one of the best modern rhubarb varieties available. The long, thick stems are a strong cardinal red colour, topped with distinctive arrow shaped leaves. The stems of this Yorkshire bred variety are also easy to pull. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 120cm (48").


These budded pieces, taken from established crowns will quickly mature, resulting in crowns big enough to harvest from 2 years after planting.


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    • 2 budded rhubarb pieces

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £9.99