Bitterne Park Growing Places Seed Catalogue & Growing Instructions

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Please note that the contents of each pack are subject to availability so apologies in advance if your pack is a little bit different when it arrives.

PACK 1: Salad Collection

This collection is for those who love their summer salads. All the seeds are easy to grow and for some, sewing a few seeds every couple of weeks will give you crops throughout the season. Pack includes:

  • Beetroot
  • Outdoor variety of cucumber
  • Lettuce
  • Radish
  • Spring onion
  • Bush or indeterminate variety of tomato.

PACK 2: Small Space Collection

This collection is designed for those who do not have much space. All the crops can be grown in pots. Pack includes:

  • Basil
  • Carrots
  • Cut and come again lettuce
  • Pak choi
  • Radish
  • Tomato (hanging basket variety).

PACK 3: To Last the Winter

This collection is designed to give you home grown produce over the winter months. Some crops will need to be harvested and stored, whilst others can be left in the ground and harvested as you want them. Pack includes:

  • Beetroot
  • Borlotti beans
  • Kale
  • Leek
  • Parsnip
  • Winter squash (e.g. butternut, pumpkin etc.).

PACK 4: Not in the Shops

This collection is designed to provide you with vegetables that are a little more unusual than those you would normally find in the supermarket. The collection comprises:

  • Borlotti beans
  • Chard
  • Unusual variety of cucumber (e.g. mini or round)
  • Kalettes
  • Kohl rabi
  • Patty pan summer squash.

PACK 5: Fresh is Best

This collection is designed to give you produce which tastes so much better if eaten when just picked. The set comprises:

  • Broad beans
  • Chinese kale
  • Courgette
  • Peas
  • Purple sprouting broccoli
  • Runner beans.

PACK 6: Traditional Plot

This collection comprises vegetables that were probably grown by your parents or grandparents. It comprises:

  • Beetroot
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Parsnips
  • Runner beans
  • Tomato (bush or indeterminate type)