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Healthy to eat, quick growing salad leaf mixtures, supplied direct to you in easy to grow plugs.
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Healthy to eat, quick growing salad leaf mixtures, supplied direct to you in easy to grow plugs.Each exciting nutritious variety we have to offer comes with several different plants in each plug!“Simply Salad” leaves regrow approximately every 3 weeks to enable you to “Cut and Come Again”Plentiful and delicious salad leaves to harvest throughout the summer season. “Simply Salad” leaves grow abundantly and bring a welcome burst of colour to patio pots, wooden planters, greenhouse, window boxes and gardens.“Simply Salad” plug plants are a great starter kit idea for children to encourage them to ‘Grow Your Own’ from planting & nurturing to harvesting & eating!New Alfresco MixedEasy to grow. Red & green leaf lettuces with endive, radicchio, red oak leaf, rocket & arugula giving an authentic Mediterranean flavour.
Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: 10 Multiplant plugsHabit: MoundedEventual Height: Up to 30cmPosition: Sun or Partial ShadeSutable for Patio Containers? YesHarvesting Period: April to SeptemberSpacing: 20-30cm
Free UK delivery on all orders over £40!
For all orders under £40 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £3.95 per order.
Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 24, larger orders via Parcelforce.
We are the only online plug plants supplier to offer a choice of a specific dispatch week for your order. When placing your order, use the drop down box above to select your required dispatch week. You can also alter dispatch weeks in the shopping basket.
All our plug plants are shipped in specially designed packaging to keep the root system in place and the foliage protected in transit.
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We can also deliver plants to most EU countries. Delivery charges are dependant on the delivery country and start from £19.99 per order. For more information about international deliveries, please click here.
Our plug plants are supplied in four sizes; small, medium, large and jumbo plugs....The foliage height will differ depending on variety.
Small Plugs - Trays of 40The most economical way to purchase your plants. Securely rooted, strong plants in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown on a windowsill, or in a greenhouse or conservatory, before planting out ready to flower. Compost volume around 2.3cm deep x 1.3cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm depending on variety)
Medium Plugs - Trays of 20Our brassicas and lettuce are sold as medium plugs. Securely rooted, strong plants in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown for a short while on a windowsill, or in a greenhouse or conservatory, before planting out ready to flower. Compost volume around 3cm deep x 2cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm depending on variety)
Large Plugs - Packs of 5Pot Ready, Large, Healthy plants, individually rooted in large plugs of compost. Ideal for planting into baskets, containers or small areas in the garden. Best results achieved if grown on for a short while in 9cm pots prior to planting out if planting straight into garden borders. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 4cm deep x 3.5cm square. Foliage height 5cm-12cm depending on variety)
Jumbo Plugs - Packs of 3Our premium perennials are supplied as Jumbo plugs. These plans would benefit from potting into large pots (5” upwards”) for a few weeks before planting out in the garden. Compost volume around 5cm deep x 5cm square. Foliage height 5cm-20cm depending on variety)
Lettuce are quick growing and flourish in window boxes and pots or where space is an issue, and our range of ‘cut and come again’ Simply Salad Leaves do really well in hanging baskets too.
Within a few weeks you will be eating your own fresh salad crops.
*If you have a tunnel cloche, either glass or Perspex, lettuce can be planted into the ground a bit earlier as they will be protected from the harshest weather conditions.
Cutting the base off large clear plastic bottles works really well to use as individual covers for plants. This will protect them and keep them warm. On fine days you can unscrew the lids for ventilation.
* Slug and snail warning…. Pop some slug pellets down around young plants to avoid them being eaten, and check over every day. If you prefer a more organic approach, try putting a ring of sand/grit around your plants as they prefer not to travel across rough surfaces, but again check every day.
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