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Salad Seeds


Our range of salad seeds features many different types of lettuce, plus radishes, cucumbers, celery and tasty salad leaves. Quick-growing salads and radishes can be grown as 'catch crops' between rows of garlic, onions, carrots and other slower growing veg to make the most of the space in your vegetable plot.



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Lettuce 'Gem Collection' (Cos)

Lactuca sativa

From successive sowings you can enjoy tasty heads of Cos lettuce all year round. Height and spread: 20cm (8")

  • Lettuce 'Gem Collection' comprises one packet each of:
  • Lettuce 'Little Gem' (Summer-Autumn) - one of the earliest varieties to mature, producing small compact plants which are packed with a crisp, sweet heart.
  • Lettuce 'Vailan' (Winter Gem) (January-May) - Specially-bred for sowing from September to January and for growing in a unheated greenhouse or in a cold frame for over-winter production.
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    • 2 packets - 1 of each variety (1150 lettuce seeds in total)

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    • £4.68 £3.49

Lettuce 'Little Gem' (Cos)

Lactuca sativa

Cos Lettuce 'Little Gem' is one of the earliest varieties to mature, producing small compact plants which are packed with a crisp, sweet heart. This RHS Award of Garden Merit cultivar grows well under cloches and also has excellent root aphid resistance making it a gardener's favourite. Height and spread: 20cm (8").
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    • 1 packet (1000 lettuce seeds)

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    • £1.99 £1.59
    • 1 packet (160 lettuce seeds - seed tape)

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    • £1.99

Radish 'French Breakfast 3'

Raphanus sativus

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  • RHS Award of Garden Merit

This popular old variety has stood the test of time. It's crisp, crunchy, cylindrical roots have a strong, clean flavour that spice up your summer salads. An RHS AGM variety, Radish 'French Breakfast 3', produces reliable crops of attractive red skinned roots with bright white tips. An ideal crop for containers, window boxes and greenhouse borders. Sow regularly for continuous succulent roots throughout the summer. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 10cm (4").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Companion planting: Try growing radishes with mint to deter flea beetles, which chew irregular holes in the leaves.


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Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (267 radish seeds - seed tape)

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    • £2.99
    • 1 packet (750 radish seeds)

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    • £2.29

Salad Leaves 'Speedy Mix'

Arugula, Rucola, Garden Cress, Japanese Greens, Oriental Mustard, Salad Rocket

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  • Ready in 25 days!

A really quick growing mix for those gardeners who cannot wait! Salad Leaves Speedy Mixed produces a tasty blend of tastes, textures, colours and leaf shapes for sandwiches, salads and garnishes. Quickest during the summer months when Speedy Mixed will produce 'salad leaves' in about 25 days, but can also be sown all year indoors. Contents: Salad Rocket Victoria, Greek Cress, Mizuna, Mustard Green & Red Frills, Pak Choi Canton White.

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    • 1 packet (750 salad seeds)

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    • £2.69
    • 1 packet (80 salad seeds - seed tape)

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    • £2.69

Salad Leaves Mixed

Lactuca sativa

A separately packaged collection, Salad Leaves Mixed provides different types, colours and textures and a longer harvest from one sowing. Salad Leaves Mixed is ideal for small gardens, providing a great selection in a small space. More info
    • 1 packet (400 seeds)

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    • £2.29

Cucumber 'Swing' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

Greenhouse/ outdoor type.

An all female flowered 'American slicer' that is ideal for both outdoor and greenhouse growing. Cucumber 'Swing' produces a heavy crop of slightly spined, dark green cucumbers up to 20cm (8") long, with a crisp, juicy flesh. An ideal variety for organic gardeners with excellent powdery mildew, scab and general weather resistance. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18").

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    • 1 packet (4 cucumber seeds)

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    • £3.99

Radicchio 'Rossa di Treviso precoce'

Cichorium intybus, Red Chicory

Italian salad vegetable used to add zest, colour, texture and unique flavour to mixed salads. Ideal for autumn and early winter use, with outstanding weather resistance. Radicchio 'Rossa di Treviso precoce' can also be used as a salad leaf through the spring and summer. Distinctive flavour and texture in a mixed salad. Prefers a fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 packet (300 radicchio seeds)

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    • £2.99

Radish 'Rainbow Mixed'

Raphanus sativus

Brighten up your salad bowl with this visually stunning selection of coloured-skinned radishes. Vibrant roots of purple, red, white and gold contain crisp, white flesh with a refreshing, tangy flavour. Radish 'Rainbow Mixed' is quick growing and can be harvested in as little as 28 days from sowing - perfect for growing successional crops throughout summer. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 10cm (4").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Companion planting: Try growing radishes with mint to deter flea beetles, which chew irregular holes in the leaves.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (500 radish seeds)

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    • £1.99

Sorrel 'Blood Veined'

Rumex acetosa, Dock, Spinach Dock

Crimson veins stand out from the bright green foliage of Sorrel 'Blood Veined'. The attractive leaves add a sharp, tangy flavour to mixed salads. Widely used in French cuisine, young sorrel leaves are also particularly flavoursome in fish dishes, soups, stews and sauces. Grow this hardy perennial herb as an annual for its colourful foliage that looks equally at home dotted throughout the front of borders as well as in the herb garden or vegetable plot. Height: 90cm (35"). Spread: 40cm (16"). More info
    • 1 packet (300 sorrel seeds)

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    • £2.29

Salad Leaves 'Baby Leaf'

Spinacia oleracea, Brassica rapa var. nipposinica, Brassica juncea, Oriental Mustard, Japanese Greens

Baby Leaf Salad produces a succulent spicy mix of Spinach, Mizuna and Red Mustard. More info
    • 1 packet (1250 salad seeds)

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    • £2.19

Oriental Mustards

Brassica juncea

Oriental Mustards add tastes and textures to your mixed salads, sandwiches and garnishes and also stir fries. Sow regularly all the year round for a constant supply of 'salad leaves'. Pick the nutritious leaves of Oriental Mustards in under 30 days from sowing during summer months. Ideal in containers on the patio.Good source of provitamin A, vitamins C and K, and folate. CONTENTS: Mustards Red Giant, Red Feather and green frilled Pizzo.


Companion planting: Try growing Oriental mustards with Nasturtiums to draw cabbage white butterflies away from your crop, and mint to help deter flea beetles.


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Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (750 oriental mustard seeds)

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    • £1.99