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Vegetable Varieties

 

All our vegetables are chosen for taste and ease of growing. Even if you’ve never grown vegies before, you will find it easy with these seeds in our mini-greenhouse growing kits.  See our vegetable varieties available in mini-greenhouse growing kits below

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Blue Lake (Organic) Phaseolus vulgaris

A home garden favourite. Straight, smooth and stringless with exceptional taste. 12cm long tasty flat pods.  Grows to: 200cm (high) x 10cm (wide). Staking required.  Position – full sun.

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Lebanese mini-muncher (Organic) Cucumis sativus

Classic Mediterranean smooth skinned variety great in salads and sandwiches or for pickling. Burpless. Grows to: 30cm (high) x 100cm (wide).  Position – full sun

 

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Mini sweet mix (Organic) Capsicum annuum

Short plants covered in sweet yellow, red and chocolate heirloom mini capsicums. Kids love to munch them straight off the bush. Grows to: 60cm (high) x 40cm (wide) Position – full sun.


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Mini red and yellow (Australian) Lycopersicon lycopersicum

Delicious little tomatoes just the right size for a snack or a salad.  Grows to: 100cm (high) x 60cm (wide) with 60cm between plants. Staking required.  Position – sunny position.

Lettuce

Our lettuce mix is a delightful and unique blend of delicious lettuces that are perfect for a summer salad. All grow to approx 30cm (wide) x 30cm (high) and should be planted in full sun.

Varieties included in the blend:

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 6.05.45 pmFlame lettuce (Organic) Lactuca sativa

Vibrant red leaves. Very slow to bolt.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 6.05.52 pmRouge d’hiver Lactuca sativa

Long crunchy leaves turn deep red-brown in cool weather. Slow to bolt during summer.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 6.06.02 pmRoyal Oakleaf Lactuca sativa

Thick sweet leaves are tolerant of heat.

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Heavily frilled intense burgundy leaf lettuce. Compact and slow to bolt.

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Spectacularly colorful lettuce that has extremely dark red leaves with frilled edges.

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An heirloom lettuce with lovely spots and a tasty flavour.

Lettuce Freckles is a semi-cos variety that is slow to bolt.