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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.
Salsify (Sandwich Island)
Tragopogon porrifolius, Vegetable OysterCustomer Rating
(Sandwich Island). Delicious, delicate flavour likened to Oysters or Asparagus. Salsify is a good source of Vitamin C and potassium.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.More info
Salsify 'Scorzobianca' - Vita Sementi® Italian Seeds
Tragopogon porrifolius, Vegetable OysterOften called the 'vegetable oyster' because of its flavour. Salsify Scorzobianca produces slender, parsnip-like roots, white skinned and fleshed. Ideal for lifting in the autumn for storing, or can be left in the ground and lifted as required. In the spring the tender shoots of Salsify Scorzobianca make an appetising green vegetable.
Green Manure 'Crimson Clover'
Trifolium incarnatum, Italian CloverAn annual clover with weed suppressing foliage and stunning crimson flowers which will attract bees, although usually dug in prior to flowering. Excellent on sandy, loamy and free draining, light soils to add humus and improve soil structure. Nitrogen fixing. Contents: 60g (2oz) sufficient to sow 18 sq.m (approx 19.5 sq.yd) More info
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