Blue Lake is a wonderfully prolific climbing French bean that does well even in adverse weather, the dark green pods remain stringless. They are tender and rich, and filled with white seeds that are of incomparable flavour.
Agastache foeniculum is a perennial herb that tastes as good as it looks. As popular in the border as they are in the herb garden, they are perhaps one of the most gratifying plants you can grow. Organic Seed.
Most people initially grow Uchiki Kuri squash because of its seeming similarity to the familiar pumpkin. What they will not have anticipated is finding it a far superior squash. Allow yourself to be converted.
One of the best main crop varieties available, with a consistent deep red colour and conical roots, carrot 'Autumn King' can be grown as a maincrop or late variety and is an excellent variety for storing.
Zinnia ‘Queen Red Lime’ is a unique zinnia that is coveted for its unusual colouring. From a smoky dark rose to a subtle maroon red crowned with lime green. There is no other flower on the market quite like it.
'Black Magic' is an improved Italian Black Kale, more cold tolerant, vigorous and slower-to-bolt than other Italian kales. They form an easy-to-harvest rosette of very dark, savoyed leaves with a flavour that is rich and mild.
Worldwide, Antirrhinum is one of the most important 'summer cut-flowers' grown from seed. Available in a rich range of single colours, they are adored by florists and gardeners alike.
Chicory Variegata di Castelfranco has a beautiful form with wavy leaves that are flecked with purple. Incredibly hardy and totally invaluable, this traditional variety is one of the easiest to grow at any time in the year.
Sweet Williams are one of those lovely old-fashioned flowers, easy to grow and famous for their delicious spicy-scent. The Auricula-eyed Group are irresistible, dense clusters of flowers in dark tapestry rubies, fuchsia, scarlet, purple and white.
This rare and lovely foxglove is one of the very best in cultivation. Digitalis obscura, the Sunset Foxglove has striking bell-shaped blooms in all the colours of the sunset. Rusty orange and amber with red veining.
'Midget' is an excellent compact variety of Summer savory. This fast-growing annual provides an abundant supply of leaves that are so tender they can be added fresh to salads. It shines as a seasoning for roasting meats, fowl and fish.
The spectacular Dianthus ‘King of the Blacks’ have the darkest of purple-red blooms. Ruffled and sweetly fragrant, they will provide a continuous harvest of blooms for cutting from April until September.
Filius Blue is one of the most beautiful of both ornamental and edible of peppers. The beautiful deep purple-blue peppers are unusual in that they lose their heat when they ripen and become surprisingly mild in flavour.