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Melanzana Prosperosa Seeds

Melanzana Prosperosa Seeds

Description

Plants grow similarly to sweet peppers and fruit abundantly throughout the summer, preferably under glass or in a sunny spot outdoors. Flattened round, paler purple fruits with firm, bitter-free flesh.

Aftercare Instructions

Water and feed generously after planting out and as necessary throughout the period of cropping.

To help support the plants, soil can be pulled from between the rows to the base of the plants and made firm, or support with a stout cane. Side-shooting or ‘stopping’ is not necessary.

Fruits should be consumed as soon as possible.

Order Code: HS1
Description: Aubergine 1 packet (400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Melanzana Viserba Seeds

Melanzana Viserba Seeds

Description

Plants grow similarly to sweet peppers and fruit abundantly throughout the summer, preferably under glass or in a sunny spot outdoors. Cylindrical, glossy purple skinned fruits with bitter free flesh.

Aftercare Instructions

Water and feed generously after planting out and as necessary throughout the period of cropping. To help support the plants, soil can be pulled from between the rows to the base of the plants and made firm, or support with a stout cane. Side-shooting or ‘stopping’ is not necessary.

Fruits should be consumed as soon as possible.

Order Code: HS2
Description: Aubergine 1 packet (660 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagiola Nani Friverde Seeds

Fagiola Nani Friverde Seeds

Description

A ‘Kenyan type’ of compact bush habit to 50cm, producing an abundance of slender, round, dark green pods up to 11cm in length. Pick regularly for heaviest crops. Stands hot weather well. Resistant to bean mosaic and anthracnose.

Aftercare Instructions

Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse. Interplanting between rows of quick maturing vegetables such as radish or lettuce may be carried out or mulching between the rows with straw to conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Order Code: HS3
Description: Bush Bean 1 packet (60 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagioli Nani Creso Seeds

Fagioli Nani Creso Seeds

Description

Attractive bright yellow, slender, stringless pencil podded ‘waxpods’ on vigorous bushy plants. Early maturing and crops heavily over a long season if picked regularly.

Aftercare Instructions

Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse. Interplanting between rows of quick maturing vegetables such as radish or lettuce may be carried out or mulching between the rows with straw to conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Order Code: HS4
Description: Bush Bean 1 packet (40 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagioli Nani Impero Bianco Seeds

Fagioli Nani Impero Bianco Seeds

Description

Compact plants producing pale cream-yellow pods containing 6 or 7 large white ‘cannelloni beans’, essential for a range of specific dishes. Plants quite late maturing, usually grown for the fully mature seeds harvested in the autumn.

Aftercare Instructions

Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse. Interplanting between rows of quick maturing vegetables such as radish or lettuce may be carried out or mulching between the rows with straw to conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Order Code: HS5
Description: Bush Bean 1 packet (60 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagioli Nani Splendido (Borlotto Bean) Seeds

Fagioli Nani Splendido (Borlotto Bean) Seeds

Description

Typical ‘Borlotto’. The 13-14cm, quite broad pods are attractive red splashed cream, bulging with 6-7 cream with red streaked seeds. Pods can be harvested immature but it is usually grown for the full sized seeds for harvesting in the autumn.

Aftercare Instructions

Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse. Interplanting between rows of quick maturing vegetables such as radish or lettuce may be carried out or mulching between the rows with straw to conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Order Code: HS6
Description: Bush Bean 1 packet (60 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagioli Rampicanti Dolcio del Metro Seeds

Fagioli Rampicanti Dolcio del Metro Seeds

Description

Vigorous plants producing a tremendous crop of very long, thin green pods up to 45cm in length, hence their name. Also known as ‘asparagus bean’. Flavour is at its best when picked young and tender.

Growing Instructions

Water regularly after sowing and throughout the cropping period. Supporting poles, canes, or netting, at least 180cm tall should be in place before sowing. Mulching between rows with straw will conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Aftercare Instructions


Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse.

Order Code: HS7
Description: Climbing Bean 1 packet (30 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Fagioli Rampicanti Eden Seeds

Fagioli Rampicanti Eden Seeds

Description

Produces a heavy crop over a long picking season if picked regularly whilst young and tender. Pods 25-27cm long, pale green, flat, 2cm broad and stringless.

Growing Instructions

Water regularly after sowing and throughout the cropping period. Supporting poles, canes, or netting, at least 250cm tall should be in place before sowing. Mulching between rows with straw will conserve moisture and suppress weeds.

Aftercare Instructions


Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse.

Order Code: HS8
Description: Climbing Bean 1 packet (30 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Fagioli Rampicanti Marengo Seeds

Fagioli Rampicanti Marengo Seeds

Description

Attractive pale yellow ‘waxpod’, producing 20cm pods about 2cm broad. Very early to harvest first pods and a prolific cropper over a long season if picked regularly whilst young and tender.

Growing Instructions

Water regularly after sowing and throughout the cropping period. Supporting poles, canes, or netting, at least 180cm tall should be in place before sowing.

Aftercare Instructions


Mulching between rows with straw will conserve moisture and suppress weeds. Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse.

Order Code: HS9
Description: Climbing Bean 1 packet (40 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Favioli Rampicanti Corona (Spagna Bean) Seeds

Favioli Rampicanti Corona (Spagna Bean) Seeds

Description

Long, mid green, slightly curved broad pods containing 5-6 large white ‘butter beans’. Pods can be harvested immature but it is usually grown for the full sized seeds for harvesting in the autumn.

Growing Instructions

Water regularly after sowing and throughout the cropping period. Supporting poles, canes, or netting, at least 180cm tall should be in place before sowing.

Aftercare Instructions


Mulching between rows with straw will conserve moisture and suppress weeds. Continually pick the beans before they become too large and coarse.

Order Code: HS10
Description: Climbing Bean 1 packet (60 grams)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Bietola da Orto Paonazza d'Egitto Seeds

Bietola da Orto Paonazza d'Egitto Seeds

Description

Ideal for early sowings as they mature quickly, producing unusual flatter roots with deep red flesh and a sweet flavour.

Aftercare Instructions

Continue to water as necessary and keep free of weeds.

Order Code: HS11
Description: Beetroot 1 packet (600 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Carota Fucino Seeds

Carota Fucino Seeds

Description

A cylindrical, blunt ended, smooth, rich orange skinned and cored 'bunching carrot'. Sow regularly throughout the season for tasty carrots for salads and cooking.

Growing Instructions

Harvest by pulling or lifting in succession over several weeks, starting when the roots are young and tender. Later lifting will provide larger roots and some can be left in the ground and protected against frost with straw or fleece.

Aftercare Instructions

Alternatively roots can be lifted, cleaned of soil and stored in clamps outside (by placing alternate layers of dry straw and carrot roots with a thick cover of soil) or in boxes or net bags in a cool, dry place.

Order Code: HS12
Description: Carrot 1 packet (7200 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cavolfiore Palla di Neve Seeds

Cavolfiore Palla di Neve Seeds

Description

Pure white, deep curds, which will stand in good condition if foliage is bent over the curds during sunny weather.

Aftercare Instructions

During periods of intense sunlight, protection can be given by bending foliage over the curds, to ensure whiteness. An application of a handful of general fertiliser per plant can be beneficial during growing season.

Order Code: HS13
Description: Cauliflower 1 packet (750 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cicoria Grumolo Verde Seeds

Cicoria Grumolo Verde Seeds

Description

Forms an attractive rosette of green leaves and a small heart if grown to maturity, but often sown as a 'cut and come again' salad leaf.

Aftercare Instructions

After frosts cut down foliage, leave until March when new growth will appear and form rosettes of exceptional flavour. As these will often be the first fresh chicory to be harvested in early spring they are much appreciated. By cutting with a small piece of root, the flavour will be enhanced. Can also be cut later when small heads have formed.

Order Code: HS14
Description: Chicory 1 packet (6000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cicoria Orchidea Rossa Seeds

Cicoria Orchidea Rossa Seeds

Description

Tennis ball sized, round red, white veined, crisp heads adding colour to salads or cooked vegetables. Boil leaves to remove bitterness, fresh leaves add zest to a mixed salad.

Aftercare Instructions

At all times keep weed-free and well watered. Mulching with black polythene or straw between rows conserves moisture and suppresses weeds. In late autumn and winter, when temperatures are low, the outer leaves will close together tightly to form heads and at the same time the red colour will intensify. Can also be sown thickly under glass all year round for 'salad leaves'.

Order Code: HS15
Description: Chicory 1 packet (6000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cicoria Variegata de Castelfranco Seeds

Cicoria Variegata de Castelfranco Seeds

Description

A creamy green, blotched red leaf chicory forming a most decorative loose heart. Colour is more pronounced as cooler winter weather approaches. Late maturing with excellent winter hardiness. Boil leaves to remove bitterness, fresh leaves add zest to a mixed salad.

Aftercare Instructions

At all times keep weed free and well watered. Mulching with black polythene or straw between rows conserves moisture and suppresses weeds. In late autumn and winter, when temperatures are low, the outer leaves will close together tightly to form heads and at the same time the colours will intensify.

Order Code: HS16
Description: Chicory 1 packet (5400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cicoria variegata de Chioggia Seeds

Cicoria variegata de Chioggia Seeds

Description

Round headed, greenish leaves turning a reddish and white variegated as colder weather beckons and the heart formation becomes more noticeable. Good winter hardiness. Boil leaves to remove bitterness, fresh leaves add zest to a mixed salad.

Aftercare Instructions

In late autumn and winter, when temperatures are low, the outer leaves will close together tightly to form heads and at the same time the red colour will intensify.

Order Code: HS17
Description: Chicory 1 packet (5400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Zucchino Nano Verde di Milano Seeds

Zucchino Nano Verde di Milano Seeds

Description

Classic Italian zucchini, indispensable for a host of dishes. Crops early and heavily throughout the summer if the fruits are picked regularly. Early morning picked flowers can be battered and fried or in ‘frittata’, an Italian style omelette.

Aftercare Instructions

Fruits can be harvested after about 40 days when 10-15cm in length. If fruits are allowed to develop to full size these are treated as marrows for slicing and cooking or are stuffed with meats and herbs. Harvest regularly for maximum crops over a long season.

Order Code: HS20
Description: Courgette 1 packet (54 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Zucchino Striato d'Italia Seeds

Zucchino Striato d'Italia Seeds

Description

Darkish green, smooth, cylindrical fruits with pale green stripes. Very productive fruiting variety throughout the summer if picked regularly.

Aftercare Instructions

Fruits can be harvested after about 40 days when 10-15cm in length. If fruits are allowed to develop to full size these are treated as marrows for slicing and cooking or are stuffed with meats and herbs. Harvest regularly for maximum crops over a long season.

Order Code: HS21
Description: Courgette 1 packet (54 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Zucchino Tondo di Toscana Seeds

Zucchino Tondo di Toscana Seeds

Description

A versatile, round fruited variety which can be cropped from golf ball size for eating raw whole, slightly larger for slicing or stir frying, to tennis ball size for stuffing.

Aftercare Instructions

Fruits can be harvested after about 40 days at ‘golf ball size’ for eating raw in salads, or ‘tennis ball size’ whilst still tender. If fruits are allowed to develop to full size these should be treated as marrows for slicing and cooking or are delicious stuffed with meats and herbs. Harvest regularly for maximum crops over a long season.

Order Code: HS22
Description: Courgette 1 packet (45 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cetriolo Marketer Seeds

Cetriolo Marketer Seeds

Description

Prolific crop throughout the summer of medium length, dark green fruits with short, white spines. Best grown outdoors.

Growing Instructions

Thin to strongest seedling. Protection with polythene or fleece may be necessary during cold weather.

Aftercare Instructions


Cut fruits regularly to encourage, long continuous production. Cut before fruits show signs of producing seeds, best done early morning when it is fresh and cool.

Order Code: HS23
Description: Cucumber 1 packet (120 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cetriolo Slangen Longo Da China Seeds

Cetriolo Slangen Longo Da China Seeds

Description

Long, slender, mid green fruits with short spines. A more reliable crop if grown under glass but will grow outdoors in a sunny situation.

Growing Instructions

Protection with polythene or fleece may be necessary during cold weather.

Aftercare Instructions


Cut fruits regularly to encourage long continuous production. Cut before fruits show signs of producing seeds, best done early morning when it is fresh and cool.

Order Code: HS24
Description: Cucumber 1 packet (120 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Indivia D'Estale A Cuore Giallo Seeds

Indivia D'Estale A Cuore Giallo Seeds

Description

Grown similarly to lettuce, mature blanched hearts will be less bitter and have a creamy yellow centre with darker green outside leaves. Ideal ingredient for a mixed leaf salad to add taste and texture contrasts.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvesting of mature hearts can commence after about 80 days from sowing. To reduce the bitter flavour the plants should be blanched in succession. Once blanched the hearts will deteriorate in quality, so blanching should be carried out to fit in with harvesting requirements. Blanching is achieved by tying up the lower leaves to cover the plant or by placing a 25 cm size pot over the plants and blocking the drainage hole to exclude light.

Order Code: HS25
Description: Endive 1 packet (4000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Indivia Mixed Seeds

Indivia Mixed Seeds

Description

A mixture of different tastes, colours and leaf shapes, from light to dark green outer leaves and white to gold centres, plus deep green salad endive with upright irregular shaped leaves. Ideal for summer and autumn cultivation.

Mixture contains Endive Romanesca da Taglio, Fijne Krul Geel (Sempre Bianca), Pancalieri a Costa Bianca, Riccia a Cuore d'Oro.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvesting of mature hearts can commence after about 80 days from sowing. To reduce the bitter flavour the plants should be blanched in succession. Once blanched the hearts will deteriorate in quality, so blanching should be carried out to fit in with harvesting requirements. Blanching is achieved by tying up the lower leaves to cover the plants or by placing a 25cm size pot over the plants and blocking the drainage hole to exclude light.

Order Code: HS26
Description: Endive 1 packet (6000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cetriolo Piccolo Di Parigi Seeds

Cetriolo Piccolo Di Parigi Seeds

Description

Early ripening and prolific cropping gherkin producing short, firm fleshed, spiny skinned fruits. Ideal whole or sliced for pickling.

Growing Instructions

Protection with polythene or fleece may be necessary during cold weather.

Aftercare Instructions

Cut fruits regularly to encourage long continuous production. Cut before fruits show signs of producing seeds, best done early morning when it is fresh and cool.

Order Code: HS27
Description: Gherkin 1 packet (150 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Basilico Genovese Seeds

Basilico Genovese Seeds

Description

The most popular Basil, essential for authentic Italian cuisine with strong scent and flavour. Easy growing herb for the windowsill or outdoors.

Aftercare Instructions

After 4 weeks plant into 15cm pots, one plant per pot and place under protection or in sunny sheltered position outside. Alternatively, transplant into the open ground 25cm apart in a sunny, sheltered position. 15 days after transplanting pinch out growing points of the plants to produce bushy plants.

Order Code: HS28
Description: Herb 1 packet (4000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

Parsley Prezzemolo Gigante d'Italia Seeds

Parsley Prezzemolo Gigante d'Italia Seeds

Description

Strong growing Italian Flat Leaved (Plain leaved) parsley indispensable for a huge range of dishes, sauces, salads and as garnish. Dark green leaves stand well in condition without yellowing; good winter hardiness.

Aftercare Instructions

Can also be sown regularly through spring and summer, on the windowsill, for fresh leaves throughout the year.

Order Code: HS29
Description: Herb 1 packet (6600 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Cavolo Palmizio Senza Testa Seeds

Cavolo Palmizio Senza Testa Seeds

Description

Increasingly popular 'baby salad leaf' to add colour, texture and taste to mixed salads. The mature plant can also be used as a winter hardy vegetable when fresh produce is in short supply.

Growing Instructions

After 6 weeks transplant into well manured and prepared soil. Plant with a dibber, allowing 45 to 50cm between plants. Firm soil well around plants, water generously after planting and during hot, dry weather. Can also be grown at 20cm spacing for smaller, tender leaves for salads.

Aftercare Instructions

Long harvesting season and good winter hardiness.

Order Code: HS30
Description: Herb 1 packet (2500 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Lattuga Bionda Lenta a Montare Seeds

Lattuga Bionda Lenta a Montare Seeds

Description

Delicious, crisp, dark green, classic ‘Romaine’ type with solid hearts which stand in good condition during hot weather. Traditionally used in Caesar salads.

Lettuce is very suitable for inter-cropping between taller, long-standing vegetables, such as beans, tomatoes, peppers, etc. Lettuces require rich, moisture retentive soil free of weeds

Growing Instructions

Keep well watered. During warmer months cutting can commence after about 75 days.

Order Code: HS31
Description: Lettuce 1 packet (4800 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Lattuga Red Salad Bowl Seeds

Lattuga Red Salad Bowl Seeds

Description

Forms a voluminous head of reddish-bronzed leaves. Non-hearting, just pick young leaves as required or cut the full head, wash and keep in the refrigerator.

Lettuce is very suitable for inter-cropping between taller, long-standing vegetables, such as beans, tomatoes, peppers, etc. Lettuces require rich, moisture retentive soil free of weeds

Aftercare Instructions

The whole plant can be lifted complete with roots, soil washed from the roots, which will keep the leaves fresh for a longer time.

Order Code: HS32
Description: Lettuce 1 packet (4000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Lattuga Rossa a Foglia Riccia da Tavolo Seeds

Lattuga Rossa a Foglia Riccia da Tavolo Seeds

Description

A loose leaf 'picking lettuce' producing abundant bronzed leaves to add to salads, and sandwiches, or used as a garnish.

Lettuce is very suitable for inter-cropping between taller, long-standing vegetables, such as beans, tomatoes, peppers, etc. Lettuces require rich, moisture retentive soil free of weeds.

Aftercare Instructions

Cut frequently to keep the crop continuously producing new tender leaves.

Order Code: HS33
Description: Lettuce 1 packet (7000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Lattuga Verde A Foglia Riccia Seeds

Lattuga Verde A Foglia Riccia Seeds

Description

A loose leaf 'picking lettuce' producing abundant pale green leaves to add to salads and sandwiches, or used as a garnish.

Lettuce is very suitable for inter-cropping between taller, long-standing vegetables, such as beans, tomatoes, peppers, etc. Lettuces require rich, moisture retentive soil free of weeds.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvesting of the leaves can commence after about 20 days during summer. Cut frequently to keep the crop continuously producing new tender leaves.

Order Code: HS34
Description: Lettuce 1 packet (7000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Quattro Stagioni Seeds

Quattro Stagioni Seeds

Description

A 'butterhead' variety with soft round, medium sized hearts for sowing and harvesting throughout the spring and summer. The outer leaves and heart show an attractive bronzed-red colour.

Lettuce is very suitable for inter-cropping between taller, long-standing vegetables, such as beans, tomatoes, peppers, etc. Lettuces require rich, moisture retentive soil free of weeds.

Growing Instructions

Keep well watered. During warmer months cutting can commence after about 70 days.

Order Code: HS35
Description: Lettuce 1 packet (6400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Eldoraro F1 Hybrid Seeds

Eldoraro F1 Hybrid Seeds

Description

Very early ripening, round/oval cantaloupe with netted skin and darker green sutures. Rich orange, sweet fleshed fruit average 1.2kg (2.5lb). Resistant to fusarium and powdery mildew.

Growing Instructions

After planting the terminal growing point should be pinched out to encourage laterals and make a bushy plant to increase production of fruits. A top dressing of nitrogen fertiliser will encourage abundant growth.

Aftercare Instructions


Feed with potash (tomato feed) once first fruits commence to ripen.

Order Code: HS36
Description: Melon 1 packet (150 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Watermelon Anguria Valentina F1 Hybrid Seeds

Watermelon Anguria Valentina F1 Hybrid Seeds

Description

Dark green skinned fruits with rich crimson flesh. Will fruit in an open sunny position outdoors but grow under glass for a more reliable crop.

Growing Instructions

After seedlings have fully emerged, thin out weaker plant, leaving the strongest seedling.

Aftercare Instructions


Water well throughout the season. As fruits ripen, gently turn the melons to aid even ripening by exposure of all surfaces to the sun.

Order Code: HS37
Description: Melon 1 packet (12 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Bulbing Cipolla Tonda Musona Seeds

Bulbing Cipolla Tonda Musona Seeds

Description

Large, round, white skinned and fleshed bulb onions for storing through the autumn and winter. Delicious sliced and added to salads or used for all cooking purposes.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest bulbs in August to September after the leaves have fallen down and dried. Lift bulbs and allow to dry in rows on the soil for 7 to 10 days. Then store in a cool, well-ventilated, dry shed or room in onion nets, ropes or trays.

Order Code: HS38
Description: Onion 1 packet (840 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Cipolla Ramata di Milano Seeds

Cipolla Ramata di Milano Seeds

Description

Straw brown skinned, top shaped tapering bulbs, with crisp white flesh ideal for storing through the autumn and winter for all culinary uses.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest bulbs in August to September after the leaves have fallen down and dried. Lift bulbs and allow to dry in rows on the soil for 7 to 10 days. Then store in a cool, well-ventilated, dry shed or room in onion nets, ropes or trays.

Order Code: HS39
Description: Onion 1 packet (1400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Cipolla Rossa di Toscana Seeds

Cipolla Rossa di Toscana Seeds

Description

Glossy, red skinned, deeper, more top shaped bulbs of darker flesh with red tinge to the rings. Flavour is quite pungent. Ideal for storing and using throughout the autumn and winter.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest bulbs in August to September after the leaves have fallen down and dried. Lift bulbs and allow to dry in rows on the soil for 7 to 10 days. Then store in a cool, well-ventilated, dry shed or room in onion nets, ropes or trays.

Order Code: HS40
Description: Onion 1 packet (840 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Salad Onion Cipollotto Blanca de Lisboa Seeds

Salad Onion Cipollotto Blanca de Lisboa Seeds

Description

The traditional Italian 'spring onions' an essential ingredient for salads throughout the season. Best pulled small before bulbing develops.

Growing Instructions

Do not thin. Soil must be very fertile, moisture retentive and weed free.

Aftercare Instructions

Water regularly during hot, dry conditions.

Order Code: HS41
Description: Onion 1 packet (1400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Peperone Ciliegia Piccante (Sweet) Seeds

Peperone Ciliegia Piccante (Sweet) Seeds

Description

Green 'tomato shaped' fruits which turn red, produced on early cropping, compact plants. Fruits are ideal for stuffing or as crudités for their crunchiness and good flavour. Produces a good crop throughout summer if picked regularly.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS42
Description: Pepper 1 packet (10 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Peperone Cuneo Giallo F1 (Sweet) Seeds

Peperone Cuneo Giallo F1 (Sweet) Seeds

Description

Compact, well-branched plant, producing large, top-shaped, thick walled bell peppers, ideal for stuffing, salads and stir-frying.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS43
Description: Pepper 1 packet (50 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Peperone Jolly Giallo F1 Hybrid (Sweet) Seeds

Peperone Jolly Giallo F1 Hybrid (Sweet) Seeds

Description

Typical, 'blocky', 4 lobed, shiny-skinned bell pepper with sweet, thick flesh. Has good disease resistance. Productive throughout summer if picked regularly.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS44
Description: Pepper 1 packet (50 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Peperone Rubens (Sweet) Seeds

Peperone Rubens (Sweet) Seeds

Description

A green fruited, Biscayne type turning bright red with long, broad shouldered slightly tapering fruits with thick flesh, ideal for grilling. Will produce an abundant crop over a long season if picked regularly.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS45
Description: Pepper 1 packet (200 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Peperone Friggitello F1 Hybrid Seeds

Peperone Friggitello F1 Hybrid Seeds

Description

Medium height plant with short internodes to provide a heavy crop of conical, slightly tapering fruits about 14cm in length. This variety produces thin-skinned, mid green fruits which are ideal for frying and are easily digested.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS18
Description: Chili Peppers 1 packet (200 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Peperone Fuego F1 (Hot) Seeds

Peperone Fuego F1 (Hot) Seeds

Description

A Cayenne type of hot pepper with 15cm long, tapering fruits, which turn from green to fiery red. The compact, upright plant habit produces fruits in abundance on short internodes. Pick regularly throughout the summer.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered and feed when the flowers begin to set fruit. Harvest regularly to obtain fruits until the late autumn.

Order Code: HS19
Description: Chili Peppers 1 packet (50 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Ravanello Il Candela di Fuoco Seeds

Ravanello Il Candela di Fuoco Seeds

Description

Long, tapering, red-skinned roots with crisp white flesh. Succulent and quick maturing. An essential ingredient for the salad.

Aftercare Instructions

The tender young leaves can be used as an additive to soups and radish seed can also be used as sprouting seeds for salads and stir-fries.

Order Code: HS46
Description: Radish 1 packet (1800 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
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Cultivated Rucola Coltivata Seeds

Cultivated Rucola Coltivata Seeds

Description

Very quick growing, vigorous, robust plant with pungent leaves used as a main ingredient of a mixed green salad to add zest and texture.

Growing Instructions

Keep soil moist at all times for best flavoured leaves and to prevent plants from bolting (running to seed). Seed can also be sown in pots on the windowsill for all the year round harvesting of fresh leaves.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest from 30 days after sowing during the summer months.

Order Code: HS47
Description: Rocket 1 packet (6000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Wild Rucola Selavativca Seeds

Wild Rucola Selavativca Seeds

Description

Slower growing and with a more serrated leaf than Cultivated Rocket but increasing in popularity to add to Cultivated Rocket as a mixed salad ingredient.

Growing Instructions

Keep soil moist at all times for best flavoured leaves and to prevent plants from bolting (running to seed). Seed can also be sown in pots on the windowsill for all the year round harvesting of fresh leaves.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest from 40 days after sowing during the summer months.

Order Code: HS48
Description: Rocket 1 packet (2000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Misticanza D'Insalate Seeds

Misticanza D'Insalate Seeds

Description

A delicious blend of lettuce which fromregular sowings tasty salad leaves all the year round.

This is a well-balanced mixture of young, fresh and tender leaves of chicory, lettuce, and endives. It will provide a continuous harvest of salad leaves all the year round if successionally sown in pots on the windowsill, or sown outdoors from March to September. It is easy to grow with minimum maintenance.

Mixture contains: Lettuce Bionda a Foglia Liscia, Bionda a Foglia Riccia, Verde a Foglia Riccia, Meraviaglia Delle 4 Stagioni and Biscia Rossa.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvesting can commence 20 days after sowing during the summer months. Pick regularly to encourage new leaves to develop, and sow every 3 weeks for succession.

Order Code: HS49
Description: Salad Leaves Mixture 1 packet (6000 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
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Scorzobianca Seeds

Scorzobianca Seeds

Description

Often called the ‘vegetable oyster’ because of its flavour. Slender, ‘parsnip’ like roots, white skinned and fleshed. Ideal for lifting in the autumn for storing, or can be left in the ground and lifted as required. In the spring the tender shoots make an appetising green vegetable.

Aftercare Instructions

Roots can be lifted for immediate use from mid October onwards or stored in boxes of moist sand or peat. Roots are hardy so can be left in the ground until March-April, when tender young shoots will appear and can be cut and used as a green vegetable.

Order Code: HS50
Description: Salsify 1 packet (500 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
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Spinacio Viridis Seeds

Spinacio Viridis Seeds

Description

A dark green rosette of blistered large leaves produced in abundance and slow to bolt (run to seed) if kept moist. Nutritious vegetable, usually cooked but can be eaten raw as 'baby leaf'.

Growing Instructions

During warm dry spells watering may be necessary twice a day, morning and evening.

Aftercare Instructions

Harvest when leaves are still lush and tender, best done in the early morning when still cool.

Order Code: HS51
Description: Spinach 1 packet (1200 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
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Il San Marzano Lungo Seeds

Il San Marzano Lungo Seeds

Description

Indeterminate. The Number 1 cooking variety and unsurpassed for sauces; dry and meaty, larger plum fruits of deep red skin colour. Early to ripen and crops well over a long season.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit. The tall indeterminate varieties will need strong supports.

Order Code: HS52
Description: Tomato 1 packet (300 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Pomodora Roma Nano Seeds

Pomodora Roma Nano Seeds

Description

Semi determinate. Traditional 'juicy plum', mostly grown outdoors for a fuller flavour. Juicy but meaty flesh with few seeds, ideal for pastes, soups, salsa and for sun dried fruits.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit. The tall indeterminate varieties will need strong supports.

Order Code: HS53
Description: Tomato 1 packet (450 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Pomodoro Costoluto Genovese Seeds

Pomodoro Costoluto Genovese Seeds

Description

Indeterminate. Superb flavoured beefsteak. Large, flattened, ribbed fruits can attain huge size. Meaty and ideal sliced for sandwiches and salads. Crops heavily throughout the season.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit. The tall indeterminate varieties will need strong supports.

Order Code: HS54
Description: Tomato 1 packet (450 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Pomodoro Cuore di Bue Seeds

Pomodoro Cuore di Bue Seeds

Description

Indeterminate. A selection of 'Oxheart type', later maturing, producing large, meaty fruits about 200gm in weight. Fruits are deep, ox heart shaped, with rounded base, ribbed and ripen to an orangey-red colour. The flesh is meaty, ideal for slicing and of superb flavour.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit. The tall indeterminate varieties will need strong supports.

Order Code: HS55
Description: Tomato 1 packet (390 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Pomodoro Il Pantano Romanesco Seeds

Pomodoro Il Pantano Romanesco Seeds

Description

Indeterminate. Typical Italian variety with large, flattened round, ribbed fruits. The ripe red fruits show the greener unripe crown. Flavour is superb sliced in a mixed salad, or in cooking.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit. The tall indeterminate varieties will need strong supports.

Order Code: HS56
Description: Tomato 1 packet (300 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Pomodoro Principe Borghese Seeds

Pomodoro Principe Borghese Seeds

Description

Determinate. Egg sized, deeper than round plum fruits. Characteristic sharp taste as 'vine ripened' fruits for salad and ideal as a sun dried variety. Huge cropper over the season.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit.

Order Code: HS57
Description: Tomato 1 packet (600 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   


 

Pomodoro Rio Grande Seeds

Pomodoro Rio Grande Seeds

Description

Determinate. Large 8cm, blocky, pear-shaped paste tomato deep red in colour. Vigorous plants produce heavy crops of tomatoes in clusters. Good disease resistance.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep plants well watered and feed with potash (tomato feed) once first flowers have set fruit.

Order Code: HS58
Description: Tomato 1 packet (450 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
Quantity:   

 

 

Rapa Bianca Lodigiana Seeds

Rapa Bianca Lodigiana Seeds

Description

Quick maturing, flatter than round, pure white skinned and fleshed roots. Can be forced for early crops, or sown regularly for delicious 'baby roots' for salads or stir frying. Use the tasty leaves as 'greens'.

Aftercare Instructions

Keep well watered during the growing period. The younger, more tender leaves are often gathered and cooked lightly as a green vegetable.

Order Code: HS59
Description: Turnip 1 packet (5400 seeds)
Price Each: £5.00
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