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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 '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 (1250 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of August 2015
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    • £1.99

Lettuce 'Lollo Rossa' (Loose-Leaf)

Lactuca sativa

A non-hearting Italian lettuce of excellent flavour. This superb RHS AGM variety produces compact, loose heads of finely frilled leaves with colourful crimson edges. A particularly popular variety with supermarkets and restaurants, Lettuce 'Lollo Rossa' makes an attractive garnish and adds colour and texture to the salad bowl. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 1 packet (250 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £2.69

Lettuce 'Red Salad Bowl' (Loose-Leaf) - Vita Sementi® Italian Seeds

Lactuca sativa

This fabulous loose-leaf lettuce produces attractive red-bronze leaves with delicate crimped edges. With a non-hearting habit, Lettuce 'Red Salad Bowl' can be picked as individual leaves when required, or cut as a full head. This RHS AGM variety is ideal for garnishes and makes a pretty salad when combined with its plain green form, Lettuce 'Salad Bowl'. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 1 packet (4000 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £1.99

Lettuce 'Nymans' (Cos)

Lactuca sativa

This British bred Cos lettuce is ideal for growing as 'baby leaf' or as mature hearts. The outer leaves of its medium-sized heads are a rich burgundy colour surrounding a contrasting bright green heart. A superb RHS AGM variety, Lettuce 'Nymans' is slow to bolt and shows good mildew resistance. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 1 packet (350 lettuce seeds)

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    • £1.79
    • Out of stock

Lettuce 'Chartwell' (Romaine)

Lactuca sativa

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One of the tastiest Romaine lettuce varieties, and renowned for its crunchy texture and the sweetest flavour. Lettuce 'Chartwell' produces quality hearts even during hotter summer conditions, showing excellent resistance to downy mildew and good bolting tolerance. Romaine Lettuce 'Chartwell' produces mature hearts in 75 days, or can be sown thickly for 'cut and come again' or baby leaf. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 1 packet (500 lettuce seeds)

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    • £2.69
    • Out of stock

Lettuce 'Salad Bowl' (Loose-Leaf)

Lactuca sativa

This highly regarded loose-leaf lettuce boasts an RHS AGM and an All American Selection Gold Award. Lettuce 'Salad Bowl' produces large non-hearting heads of tender, green leaves that are slow to bolt. Harvest the best leaves individually when required to keep this superb lettuce cropping all season long. Ideal for garnishes and makes a pretty salad when combined with its red form, Lettuce 'Red Salad Bowl'. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 1 packet (1250 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £1.99

Lettuce 'Little Gem Delight' (Cos) - Duchy Originals Organic Seeds

Lactuca sativa

This RHS AGM variety is a Cos lettuce with a crisp, dense heart and a delicious, sweet flavour. Lettuce 'Little Gem Delight' has some downy mildew tolerance and a neat compact habit, making it ideal for close spacing to produce a larger crop. Height and spread: 20cm (8").
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    • 1 packet (175 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £1.99

Radish 'Rudi'

Raphanus sativus

An RHS AGM variety with colourful rosy red skins and crisp, gently tangy flesh. Unlike some varieties, Radish 'Rudi' is slow to turn pithy, so crops can be enjoyed over a longer period. This colourful radish is easy to grow outdoors and can be forced under glass or in a frame for earlier crops. 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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    • 1 packet (300 radish seeds)

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    • £2.89
    • Out of stock

Lettuce 'Crisp Mint' (Cos) - Heritage

Lactuca sativa

This heritage variety was originally launched by T&M in 1979 as a crisp hearted Cos lettuce with good sweetness that matures in 75 days. Lettuce 'Crisp Mint' has an upright habit with noticeable bubbled, dark green outer leaves, standing well throughout summer without bolting. Ideal for use as a sugar Cos when young, or as a fully-hearted mature heads. It can also be harvested as a 'cut and come again' crop. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10"). More info
    • 1 packet (500 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £1.99

Radish 'Amethyst'

Raphanus sativus

Radish 'Amethyst' makes a particularly attractive addition to salads. The rich purple roots have a slightly metallic sheen with crisp white flesh that is slow to turn pithy. This RHS AGM variety has strong foliage for easy pulling and makes an excellent 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.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (300 radish seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £1.99

Radish 'Rudolf' - Duchy Originals Organic Seeds

Raphanus sativus

The globe shaped roots of Radish 'Rudolf' have a crisp texture and peppery flavour that will certainly liven up your salads and sandwiches. This RHS AGM variety is quick and easy to grow, either outdoors or under glass for early crops in just a few weeks from sowing. 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 (200 radish seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £1.99

Lettuce 'Maureen' (Cos)

Lactuca sativa

This compact Cos lettuce is shows excellent uniformity and holds an RHS AGM. Lettuce ÔMaureen' is a Little Gem selection with smoother, darker leaves that surround tight, pale yellow hearts. The neat heads are quick to mature, showing good tolerance to bolting in hot weather, and resisting disease during wetter summers. Lettuce ÔMaureen' is ideal for successional sowings and well suited to cropping in containers and windowboxes where space is limited. Height and spread: 20cm (8"). More info
    • 1 packet (175 lettuce seeds)

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    • £2.99
    • Out of stock