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Aubergine Black Beauty | 5 Large Plug Plants£4.99
Aubergine Black Beauty is a good quality open pollinated variety which produces early, dark, glossy violet coloured fruits of medium size.
Leek Musselburgh | Tray of 20 Plug Plants£5.99
Leek Musselburgh is a popular mid-season leek that is very hardy and produces thick, short stems packed full of flavour.
Onion Ailsa Craig | Tray of 20 Plug Plants£5.99
Onion Ailsa Craig, large globe shaped, weighty onions with excellent keeping qualities and a mild flavour.
Smooth, rounded roots with a sweet flavour and good internal colouring are great for pickling or roasting with a little olive oil.
Beetroot Boltardy is the standard variety for beetroot production. Very easy to grow, excellent cropper and as the name suggests, very good resistance to bolting. Smooth, rounded roots with a sweet flavour and good internal colouring are great for pickling or roasting with a little olive oil.
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Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: 5 Vegetable Plug PlantsEventual Height: 30cm (12")Eventual Spread: 15cm (6")Position: Sun or Partial ShadeHarvesting Period: June to OctoberSpacing: 10cm-30cm (4-12" )Botanical name: Beta vulgaris
Free UK delivery on all orders over £50!
For all orders under £50 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £4.95 per order.
Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 1st Class, larger orders via Parcelforce 24.
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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Our vegetable plugs are healthy, strong plugs in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown on before planting out. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 2.5 – 3.5cm deep x 1.5 - 3cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided
Beetroot is easy and quick to grow, especially from plug plants, and the roots can be harvested when young or left for a few more weeks to mature.
Special requirements – Ensure beetroot plants get enough water especially if there is a long spell of dry weather; the roots need moisture to swell them and they will go woody through lack of water.
Growing well in the raised a bed in the Cornish sunshine.
Arrived well packed and healthy
Courgette Midnight | 7cm Potted Courgette Plant£5.99
Dark green glossy fruits are produced on completely spineless plants. Very easy to pick. Ideal in patio pots.
Swiss Chard Bright Lights | 5 Vegetable Plug Plants£4.99
Creating a colourful display in any vegetable patch or border, Swiss Chard Bright Lights is a versatile and tasty vegetable with both the stems and leaves being used in cooking.
Broccoli (Calabrese) Marathon | Tray of 20 Plug Plants£5.99
Broccoli Marathon is a medium late variety producing large, very attractive, fine grained blue-green heads with good cold and disease resistance and excellent holding ability.
Beetroot Boltardy | 5 Vegetable Plug Plants£4.99