Roots & Tubers
Second Early & Maincrop€3.00'F1 Flyaway' is the result of over 15 years breeding, an excellent carrot fly resistant variety with cylindrical roots and a good blunt end. Most importantly they are naturally succulent and sweet, with good skin and flesh colour. Crops early summer through to autumn.
Second Early & Maincrop€3.30'F1 Flyaway' is an excellent carrot fly resistant variety with cylindrical roots and a good blunt end. Perhaps most importantly, they are naturally succulent and sweet, with good skin and flesh colour. Crops early summer through to autumn. Organic seed now available.
Second Early & Maincrop€1.98
Carrot F1 Red Samurai is a distinctive and beautiful carrot, with long tapered roots and uniform bright red skin. Juicy, crisp and flavourful, Samurai produces conical roots that will grow to 28 to 35cm long. Sow successionally from March to July for harvesting June to September
Maincrop / Late variety€1.74
Recent carrot breeding has concentrated on root fly resistance, Carrot 'F1 Resistafly' is the newest variety. The hybrid is unique in its high carotene concentration. Growing 16 to 18cm in length, it is excellent maincrop to late season variety. Sweet and juicy the taste qualities are astonishing.
Second Early & Maincrop€2.10Carrot 'Sugarsnax 54' is a main crop variety and quite simply the sweetest carrot you will find. The long, thin, uniform roots are extra high in beta-carotene giving it a deeper orange colour and a super-sweet flavour make this an ideal carrot to eat right from the garden.
Second Early & Maincrop
Heritage (1927)€1.62Early Nantes 2 An excellent variety for early and successional crops producing uniform blunt-ended cylindrical roots. With good carrot fly resistance, it matures in 110 days in a warm climate and reaches an average size of 15cm. Ideal for freezing. Sow February to August, harvest in June to October .Second Early & Maincrop
Heritage (1927)€1.74Originating from Nantes in France, Nantes 2 is an excellent variety for early and successional crops producing uniform blunt-ended cylindrical roots. With good carrot fly resistance, it is virtually coreless with a tender texture and sweet flavour.Mini Carrot, Baby Vegetable€1.50
Smooth, round and instantly recognisable, Carrot ‘Paris Market Atlas’ has traditional globe shape roots that are deal for growing shallow soils, in containers or grow bags. This very flavoursome variety, the 1 inch bite-sized roots have a deep-crisp refreshing taste.Maincrop / Late variety€1.98Carrot Rothild is a high yielding quality Autumn King type with very good flavour and intense red colour due to high carotene content. It produces large roots of good shape, used for fresh market and is one of the best carrots for juicing.Organic Seed.Forcing, Early & Successional, Aka 'James Scarlet'€1.74
Carrot ‘St Valery’ is a legendary carrot and one of the most satisfying carrots you can grow. Excellent for late summer eating or for storing for winter use. The roots tolerate winter cold and store well over winter in the ground or in the cellar. With superb flavour, the flesh is fine-grained and sweet and tender.Celery Root, Turnip-Rooted or Knob Celery.
Celeriac is crisp and delicious, and it keeps all winter, but it is definitely not a looker. It offers fine-grained white flesh with a taste that is reminiscent of the main ingredients in Waldorf salad: celery, apples, and walnuts. Once you’ve grown it and tasted its exquisite flavour you’ll realise that ugly is only skin deep.Celery Root, Turnip-Rooted or Knob Celery.€2.70It’s safe to say that celeriac will never be featured in photos of luscious, perfect produce. However, looks aren’t everything. Celeriac Prinz is a robust, disease resistant variety. Very trouble-free to grow it produces smooth, white skinned, well shaped globes. Once you’ve tasted its exquisite flavour, you’ll realise that ugly is only skin deep.Celery Root, Turnip-Rooted or Knob Celery.€3.18
Out of stockCeleriac ‘Prinz’ has twice been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit. First awarded some years ago in 2000, the award was reconfirmed in the recent 2011 RHS Trails. The judges were impressed describing it as having ‘Compact plants with healthy foliage and deep, smooth, white skinned, well shaped globes’Purple Kohlrabi€2.70‘Azure Star’ is a highly regarded purple kohlrabi from Europe, considered to be one of the finest. It is the earliest blue-leaved, purple Kohlrabi and is also the most delicious. Raw or cooked, it is superb eating, Azure Star sets a new standard for excellence. Organic Seed.White or Green Kohlrabi€2.70Kohl Rabi 'Noriko' is a pale green skinned variety of Kohl Rabi. This bolt resistant variety produces uniform plants of high quality for May to October production. Logo can be harvested when small for use as a baby vegetable or grated on salads. The leaves are also edible. Organic Seed.Purple Kohlrabi€1.50
'Delicacy Purple' is much improved over the previous Vienna varieties, producing a crop that is slightly more tender and with more flavour, it has good standing ability, is low growing and matures quickly, progressing from sowing to harvesting in a couple of months.White or Green Kohlrabi€1.50
'Delicacy White' is much improved over the previous Vienna varieties, producing pale green globe shaped roots with a crisp white flesh.Sow from late February to the end of August for a continuous supply. “Delicacy White” is an ideal companion to “Delicacy Purple” as it matures a little earlier.Purple Kohlrabi€2.94
Kohl Rabi ‘F1 Ballot’ is an early maturing purple variety. With round shaped stems and good quality, delicate flesh, it is resistant to bolting, stem splitting and lignification. Ballot is an F1 hybrid with good quality, delicate flesh; they are juicy, sweet and crunchy. Time to maturity is typically 75 to 80 days.White or Green Kohlrabi€2.94
Kohl Rabi ‘F1 Korfu’ is a light green skinned variety. This versatile hybrid is suitable for both forcing and for year round field production. It can be planted under cover for extra-early harvesting. This slow-bolting, quick maturing variety is highly resistant to stem splitting, lignification and over-enlargement.Parsnip (2019 harvest, for 2020 planting)€2.70
Out of stockParsnip F1 Gladiator is the original 'designer' parsnip. Bred to be fast maturing, high yielding and resistant to canker, the roots have a shallow crown with smooth, tactile, white skin with a slightly sweet and fresh nutty flavour. Graded Seeds.Parsnip (2019 harvest, for 2020 planting)
'Hollow Crown' is one of the oldest varieties of parsnip, with probably still the best flavour of all, with a depth and richness unmatched by most other varieties. It has been grown since at least the 1850's and is still very popular among gardeners in the know.Parsnip (2019 harvest, for 2020 planting)€2.70
Out of stockAn outstanding hybrid variety, 'Palace F1’ produces high yields of smooth, uniform, very white roots. A maincrop variety with shallow crowns and a wedge bayonet shape, Suitable for cropping mid September to early April. Primed and Graded Seeds.Parsnip (2019 harvest, for 2020 planting)€2.34
Out of stockParsnip Tender and True is a popular variety which forms long roots of high quality that are at least 3in wide across at the top. With good resistance to canker it is probably one of the best flavoured varieties to use for both the kitchen and exhibition. Organic Seed.Parsnip (2019 harvest, for 2020 planting)€1.98
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Parsnip White Gem very popular with home gardeners. With shorter roots than some other varieties and fine, white smooth skin, it has considerable resistance to canker and is highly recommended for use on all soils. With a sweet nutty flavour, roast parsnips are a joy to eat.