Cucumbers-Slicing (Straight Eight)
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Cucumbers date back as far as 3000 years in India and China. Today they are a popular addition to almost any home garden. Approximately 35 seeds / gram. Buy Straight Eight from here. Hints:  
  • Seeding - Soil temperature should be at least 20°C. Cucumber seed will not germinate below 10°C.
  • Cucumber plants can also be transplanted. Peat pods are recommended.
  • Sow in clumps, 5-6 per clump, 1 cm deep with clumps 1 m apart. Thin to one or two of the best plants per clump.
  • Sow in rows, seed 5 cm apart, 1 cm deep. Thin to 20 cm apart. Pick daily once bearing begins to keep vines productive.
Straight Eight - 65 days. A favorite white spine variety of the highest quality. Dark green at shipping size, cylindrical, blunt ends. Fruit is best at 20x6 cm [8x2.5"] No striping, small seed area. For home and market gardens. Heavy yielder. Buy Straight Eight from seed centre.  
Endive & Chicory (Broadleaf Batavian)
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Used in salads or as a garnish. Endive is rich in vitamins and easy to grow.  Buy Broad Leaved Batavian from here. Broad Leaved Batavian - 85 days. Upright broad plants. Outer leaves are smooth, dark green and less susceptible to basal rot. Closely bunched centre leaves blanch to a nice creamy yellow. Buy Broad Leaved Batavian from seed centre.
Endive & Chicory (Green Curled Ruffec)
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Used in salads or as a garnish. Endive is rich in vitamins and easy to grow. Buy Green Curled from here. Green Curled - 95 days. A much improved large green curled variety. Up to 38 cm (15") in diameter. Outer leaves are dark green, deeply cut and fringed. The heart blanches to a creamy white, and is very sweet and tender. Store in a cool spot, binding the outer leaves to keep the centre white. Buy Green Curled from seed centre.
Kale (Red Russian)
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Kale (Vates, Blue Curled Scotch)
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Kohlrabi (Purple Vienna)
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This unique vegetable is a member of the cabbage family and produces a turnip shaped bulb above ground. When cooked, the flavour resembles cauliflower, but it is also delicious raw. An excellent choice for gardens where root maggot or cut worms have hampered root crops. Buy Purple Vienna from here. Purple Vienna - 60 days. Plants 20-25 cm [8-10"] tall, with purplish-green leaf and stem. Bulbs are purple skinned with white flesh. They should be used when about 5 cm [2"] diameter or they can become woody. Standard variety used by home and market gardeners. Buy Purple Vienna from seed centre.
Kohlrabi (White Vienna)
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This unique vegetable is a member of the cabbage family and produces a turnip shaped bulb above ground. When cooked, the flavour resembles cauliflower, but it is also delicious raw. An excellent choice for gardens where root maggot or cut worms have hampered root crops. Buy White Vienna from here. White Vienna - 55 days. Plants 30-35 cm [12-14"] tall. Slender stems. Globe shaped bulbs are a light green colour with white flesh. Best harvest when bulbs are about 5 cm [2"] in diameter. Slightly earlier than Purple Vienna. Buy White Vienna from seed centre.
Leek (American Flag)
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With its milder and sweeter flavour, leeks are often used in soups and stews as a substitute for onions. Approximately 350 seeds / gram. Buy America Flag from here. Hints:   
  • Can be harvested early and used like a green onion.
  • Start indoors and transplant 15 cm apart in rows 60 cm apart.
American Flag - 112-140 days. Leaves are medium green. The stem is fairly long and best harvested at about 5 cm [2"] thick. Quite hardy. Buy America Flag from seed centre.  
Lettuce (Grand Rapids)
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Lettuce is a hardy crop that can be started throughout the growing season. It prefers cool temperatures, growing best at 16°C to 19&degC. Approximately 900 seeds / gram. Buy Grand Rapids from here. Hints:   
  • Plant 7 mm [1/4"] deep in rows 30 to 60 cm [12-24"] apart.
  • Thin to 20 cm [8"] rows.
  • Plant 2 to 3 times deeper in the fall for the earliest spring lettuce.
Grand Rapids - 45 days. Plants large, erect and compact. Leaves bright green, broad with waved and frilled margins. One of the most popular loose-leafed varieties for home gardens and greenhouse forcing. Tipburn resistant and slow bolting. Buy Grand Rapids from seed centre.  
Lettuce- Butterhead (Bibb)
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LETTUCE-BIBB Bibb is fabulous tasting lettuce that is crisp, clean, and easy to grow. Bibb will hold longer in the heat than buttercrunch bibb. Plant: Sow directly into very fertile, loose soil. For best results, plant in spring or fall. Harvest: Harvest outside leaves for a longer harvest from individual plants.
Lettuce- Butterhead (Buttercrunch)
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Lettuce is a hardy crop that can be started throughout the growing season. It prefers cool temperatures, growing best at 16°C to 19&degC. Approximately 900 seeds / gram. Buy Buttercrunch from here. Hints:   
  • Plant 7 mm [1/4"] deep in rows 30 to 60 cm [12-24"] apart.
  • Thin to 20 cm [8"] rows.
  • Plant 2 to 3 times deeper in the fall for the earliest spring lettuce.
Buttercrunch - 66 days. Long standing, slow bolting variety. The dark green butter heads are very compact and crisp. Considerable heat resistance. Fine for home and market gardens. Buy Buttercrunch from seed centre.  
Lettuce- Romaine (Paris Island Cos)9
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Lettuce is a hardy crop that can be started throughout the growing season. It prefers cool temperatures, growing best at 16°C to 19&degC. Approximately 900 seeds / gram. Buy Romaine or Paris Cos (Parris Island) from here. Hints:   
  • Plant 7 mm [1/4"] deep in rows 30 to 60 cm [12-24"] apart.
  • Thin to 20 cm [8"] rows.
  • Plant 2 to 3 times deeper in the fall for the earliest spring lettuce.
Paris Cos - Romaine - 70 days. Plants large, upright 20-25 cm [8-10"] tall. Leaves broad and long, slightly savoyed. Medium green colour with greenish-white self blanching heart. Buy Romaine or Paris Cos (Parris Island) from seed centre.  
Lettuce- Romaine (Red Romaine)
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Lettuce is a hardy crop that can be started throughout the growing season. It prefers cool temperatures, growing best at 16°C to 19&degC. Approximately 900 seeds / gram. Buy Romaine or Paris Cos (Parris Island) from here. Hints:   
  • Plant 7 mm [1/4"] deep in rows 30 to 60 cm [12-24"] apart.
  • Thin to 20 cm [8"] rows.
  • Plant 2 to 3 times deeper in the fall for the earliest spring lettuce.
Paris Cos - Romaine - 70 days. Plants large, upright 20-25 cm [8-10"] tall. Leaves broad and long, slightly savoyed. Medium green colour with greenish-white self blanching heart. Buy Romaine or Paris Cos (Parris Island) from seed centre.  
Melon (Hales Best Jumbo)
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Approximately 45 seeds per gram. Buy Hales Best 45 (Early) from here. Hales Best 45 - Early - 85 days. 16x14.5 cm [6.5x5.75"] oval shaped fruits with moderate ribbing and heavy netting. Flesh is salmon orange, thick and sweet. Resistant to powdery mildew. Buy Hales Best 45 (Early) from seed centre.  
Mustard (Green Wave)
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Okra (Clemsons Spineless)
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OKRA- CLEMSONS SPINELESS The vigorous 4’ high plants produce an abundance of dark green, grooved pods without spines. Plant: Sow okra seeds in full sun and average well-worked soil after danger of frost. Plant 3-4 seeds every 12 inches in rows 36” apart. Harvest: Pick when Okra reaches 2.5-3” long.
Onions- Bunching (Evergreen Bunching)
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Onions grow best in sandy loam or peat soil. The root system is weak, so fertilize and water close to the plant. The size of the bulb will be proportional to the size of the plant. Water and fertilize well in early stages. Buy Evergreen White Bunching from here. Hints:   
  • Start indoors.
  • Transplant 5- to 8 cm [2-3"] apart in rows 30 to 45 cm [12-18"] apart.
  • In the fall, bend tops to hasten ripening.
Evergreen  Bunching - 95 days. A non-bulbing dividing type with long stalks of delicate flavour. Resistant to pink root, smut and thrips. Can be sown in the fall for early results in spring. Buy Evergreen Bunching from seed centre.  
Onions- Long Day (Yellow Sweet Spanish)
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Onions grow best in sandy loam or peat soil. The root system is weak, so fertilize and water close to the plant. The size of the bulb will be proportional to the size of the plant. Water and fertilize well in early stages Hints:   
  • Start indoors.
  • Transplant 5- to 8 cm [2-3"] apart in rows 30 to 45 cm [12-18"] apart.
  • In the fall, bend tops to hasten ripening.
Yellow Sweet Spanish - 115 days. A very large dark yellow globe. Flesh moderately firm and mild. Used extensively for slicing and hamburger purposes. Popular with home and market gardeners because of large size and mild flavour. Large green foliage has some thrip tolerance.  
Peas (Dwarf Grey Sugar)
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Picking fresh peas from your garden is always a treat. They are a good source of iron and an excellent source of vitamin C. Approximately 5 seeds / gram. Hints:   
  • Plant seeds early in spring as soon as the soil can be prepared.
  • Sow seeds 2-3 cm apart and 2 cm deep.
  • Do not thin plants.
  • For best results, harvest in early summer or fall when peas enlarge pods.
  • A 6 metre row of plants will yield approximately 5 kg of pods.
Dwarf Gray Sugar - 65 days. Vines 65 cm [26"] Pods 5-8 cm [2-3"] Resistant to fusarium wilt. Plants small, slender and medium green with gray-white blossoms. Single and double edible pods. Straight semi-pointed, light green. Seed small, round, smooth and mottled.