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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 'Claremont' (Romaine/Cos)

Lactuca sativa

Sow this AGM lettuce from March to August for regular harvest from June though to October. This unique cross combines rich Romaine flavours with the compact habit of Cos varieties for tidy plants packed with flavour. Tight leafing and an upright growth habit lead to compact clean crisp heads and minimal wastage in the kitchen. The sweetness of the darker outer leaves runs right through to the paler heart - the perfect choice for a classic Caesar salad. If you grow for the show bench, you'll be on to a winner with Lettuce Claremont. Height 25cm (10in). Spread 20cm (8in). More info
    • 1 packet (500 lettuce seeds)

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    • £2.99

Lettuce 'Intred' (Romaine/Cos)

Lactuca sativa

Healthy antioxidant anthocyanin gives this colourful 'Little Gem' lettuce its brilliant colour. Well flavoured deep purple leaves enclose a vibrant red heart with a distinct crispness that makes Lettuce 'Intred' a worthy addition to summer salads. With a compact and upright habit, this tasty romaine lettuce stands well remaining in good condition without bolting. Height and spread: 20cm (8"). More info
    • 1 packet (200 lettuce seeds)

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Mooli Radish 'Neptune' F1 Hybrid

Raphanus sativus

Increasingly popular for their pure white roots with a crisp, mild flavour that won't go pithy. The pure white, crisp fleshed, mild flavoured roots of Mooli Radish 'Neptune', grow up to 25cm (10") long. Fully winter hardy, this mooli radish is best grown for autumn and winter production. Roots remain in perfect condition over a long period, and they can be lifted and stored the same as other root crops. This tasty variety also shows excellent resistance to bolting. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12").

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 (100 mooli radish 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

Rocket 'Astra' - RHS endorsed vegetable seeds

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

A British bred Rocket which replaces our popular variety 'Skyrocket'. Rocket 'Astra' is vigorous, with superb bolting tolerance even under poor soil or advesrse weather conditions. The finely cut leaves have a traditional peppery flavour and make an attractive addition to salad bowls or wilted as a replacement for spinach. This easy to grow salad crop can be harvested in just 21 days from sowing. It's improved vigour makes Rocket 'Astra' ideal for growing all year round, in an unheated greenhouse or under cloches during the winter months. Height and spread: 15cm (6") if harvested regularly or up to 60cm (24") if left uncropped.

These vegetable seeds are endorsed by the RHS.

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

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    • 1 packet (750 rocket seeds)

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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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    • £2.29

Salad Leaves 'Fancy Summer Mix'

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An exciting blend of salad leaves, Fancy Summer Mix salad leaves add a range of colours, tastes and textures to your salads. The blend of niche leaves consists of Landcress, Golden Purslane, Orach Scarlet Emperor, Chamomile, Wild Rocket, Tree Spinach and shungiku. Sow seeds in succession, pick leaves as required. Can also be grown under glass during the winter months to provide a complete season of harvesting.
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    • 1 packet (400 salad seeds)

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Salad Leaves 'Frilly Mixed'

Mizuna, Mustard, Rocket, Greek Cress, Garden Cress

This enticing blend of salad leaves brings together colour, texture and flavour for year-round harvesting. Mizuna gives the mixture colour and texture with its jagged leaves, while the mustards, rocket and Greek cress add a spicy, peppery flavour! Ideal for salads, sandwiches and garnishes, grow Salad Leaves 'Frilly Mixed' in the vegetable plot, containers or on a windowsill indoors. Height and spread: 15cm (6"). More info
    • 1 packet (1000 salad seeds)

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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 '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)

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    • £2.69

Radish 'Vienna' F1 Hybrid

Raphanus sativus

This giant summer radish produces large, golf ball sized roots with pure white flesh which remains firm and juicy. The crisp flesh of Radish 'Vienna' has a spicy flavour, with no sign of pithiness or bitter aftertaste. A superb radish for slicing into sandwiches and adding to delicious summer salads. Perfect for successional sowings in containers, window boxes and borders. 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 (350 radish 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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How to grow cucumbers

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    • 1 packet (4 cucumber seeds)

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    • £3.99