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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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Salad 'Niche Oriental Mixed'

Brassica juncea, Brassica rapa var. perviridis, Brassica rapa var. nipposinica, Eruca vesicaria subsp. sativa, Oriental Mustard, Japanese Greens, Japanese Mustard Spinach, Arugula, Rucola

This innovative blend will add oriental flavours, colours and textures to your salads. Niche Oriental Mixed is ideal for sowing in succession, to pick leaves as you need them. Can also be grown under glass during the winter months to provide a complete season of harvesting. Niche Oriental Mixed is ideal for containers on the patio. Featuring leaf Mustards, Golden Streaked and Red, Komatsuna, Mizuna and Sky Rocket. More info
    • 1 packet (500 salad seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 3 days
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    • £2.29 £0.99

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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    • 1 packet (1000 radish seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 3 days
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    • £1.99

Salad Leaves 'Speedy Mix'

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

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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 (1000 salad seeds)

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    • £2.29

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)

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    • £1.99

Cucumber 'Burpless Tasty Green' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

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  • The best outdoor cucumber

Outdoor type.

Cucumber 'Burpless Tasty Green' produces crisp, delicious fruits with no bitterness, and as the name suggests, are easy to digest. The 25cm (10”) long cucumbers are packed with flavour and have a very high vitamin content. Grow this ridge type trained against a support either outdoors or in the greenhouse. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18”).

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    • 1 packet (10 cucumber seeds)

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    • £2.69

Rocket 'Wildfire'

Diplotaxis tenuifolia, Wild Rocket, Arugula, Rucola, Roquette, Mediterranean Rocket

  • New in 2014

An exciting new rocket variety from British breeding, with a robust, upright habit which keeps the leaves off the ground. The serrated leaves are broader than traditional rocket and they pack a mighty punch - possibly the hottest of all wild rocket varieties! Adds a great tangy, peppery flavour to salads, pasta or when used as a pizza topping. Grow Rocket 'Wildfire' in containers, vegetable plots or on a windowsill indoors for crops all year round. Plants are slow to bolt. Height and spread: 15cm (6").


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

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    • 1 packet (1000 rocket seeds)

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    • £0.99

Cucumber 'Jogger' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

  • New in 2014

Outdoor type.

A delicious 'American slicer' with crisp, yet juicy, bitter-free flesh. Performing exceptionally well in our outdoor trials during a poor growing season, Cucumber 'Jogger' produces good crops of dark-green skinned fruits up to 25cm (10") long, with soft white spines. Seed development is slow making this variety ideal for slicing into sandwiches and salads. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18").


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    • 1 packet (12 cucumber seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of April 2014
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    • £0.99

Rocket

Eruca vesicaria subsp. sativa, Arugula, Rucola, Roquette, Mediterranean Rocket

A little known but very useful salad plant, Rocket can be used raw in salads or cooked lightly when it makes a delicious spinach substitute. Late summer sowings of Rocket will carry on cropping into the winter if the plants are protected by cloches.

 

Culinary note: Rocket flowers are edible.

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

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    • 1 packet (500 rocket seeds)

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    • £1.99

Lettuce 'Mazur' (Loose-Leaf)

Lactuca sativa

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Lettuce 'Mazur'produces an abundance of thick, crunchy, green leaves that can be picked throughout the summer and added to salads, sandwiches or used as a tasty garnish. This voluminous, loose-leaf lettuce proved to be truly outstanding in our trials, with good resistance to downy mildew and showing tolerance to tipburn and bolting. Height: 20cm (8”). Spread: 30cm (12”).
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    • 1 packet (250 lettuce seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 3 days
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    • £1.99

Cucumber 'Carmen' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

Greenhouse type.

Cucumber 'Carmen' is a unique variety with resistance to all known strains of powdery mildew, scab and leaf-spot, making it ideal for organic gardeners. The fruits are produced in abundance, from 50 to 100 per plant, and have a mild flavour with no bitter after taste. This climbing RHS AGM variety is easy to train in the greenhouse and its fruits are excellent for exhibition. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18”).

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    • 1 packet (4 cucumber seeds)

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    • £4.99

Cucumber 'Cucino' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

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Greenhouse/ Outdoors type.

Perfect lunchbox snacks - these exciting little 'cucino' cucumbers can be eaten straight from the plant without peeling. Cucumber 'Cucino' produces crisp, flavoursome mini-fruits prolifically throughout the season. This RHS AGM variety can be grown against supports in the greenhouse or in a sheltered position outdoors. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18”).



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    • 1 packet (4 cucumber seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 3 days
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    • £3.99

Cucumber 'Bella' F1 Hybrid

Cucumis sativus

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Greenhouse type

This all female greenhouse variety produces good yields of long, 35cm (14”) fruits with a superb cucumber flavour and no bitter aftertaste. With a vigorous habit and good tolerance to powdery mildew, Cucumber 'Bella' makes a reliable variety when grown in an unheated greenhouse against supports. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 45cm (18”).

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How to grow cucumbers

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    • 1 packet (4 cucumber seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 3 days
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    • £3.99