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You'll find a wide range of seeds here, including sweetcorn, turnips, swede, aubergines, salsify and scorzonera, each with comprehensive sowing and growing information to help you get the best from your vegetable crops.
Aubergine 'Black Enorma' F1 Hybrid
Solanum melongena, Egg Plant
Early to crop with prolific yields of huge jet-black fruit up to 680g (1½lb). Just three plants of this delicious F1 variety will keep a family of four well supplied with aubergines from mid summer to late autumn. Aubergine ‘Black Enorma' is ideal for the vegetable plot, patio or greenhouse and the virtually spine-free stalks make for easy harvesting. Stake plants and pick fruit regularly.Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 60cm (24").More info
Green Manure 'Buckwheat'
Fagopyrum esculentumA short term summer green manure with fast growing foliage to supress weeds. Deep rooting to absorb nutrients from deep in the soil. If left to flower it does attract beneficial hoverflies. Dig in before harsh frosts. Buckwheat decomposes quickly for excellent humus formation and improvement to soil structure and moisture retention. Contents: 75g (2.5 oz) sufficient to sow 12 sq.m (approx 13 sq.yd). More info
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