Mini Veg for Growing from Seed

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Some Mini Veg varieties are naturally suitable for growing in pots or small spaces.
Some are best when picked young and small.
Planting close together and picking or pulling as they develop produces tender mini veg.

Thompson & Morgan sell a mini veg collection or a range of these and other varieties to select from.

Cherry Tomatoes

  • Gardener’s Delight a national favourite
  • Sun Gold- orange fruit
  • Sun Baby -yellow fruit
  • Tumbler for hanging baskets
  • Gartenperle for containers and baskets

Lettuce

  • Minigreen an iceberg variety
  • Little Gem and Jewel are cos varieties
  • Tom Thumb – butterhead type

Peppers

  • Redskin F1 sweet pepper
  • Mohawk F1 sweet pepper
  • Friggitello sweet pepper
  • Etna – chilli pepper
  • Thai Dragon- chilli pepper
  • Fiesta- chilli pepper
  • Apache- chilli pepper

Brassicas

  • Dutchy and minicole Cabbages
  • Fribor and Showbor – Kales
  • Frostie and Pixie – Spring cabbages
  • Freedom and Graffiti – Cauliflowers

Leeks

  • Carlton F1
  • Flextan
  • Volta
  • OarsmanĀ  our finger thick pick

Carrots

  • Adelaide – F1 finger
  • Nelson- F1 finger
  • Rocket- F1 finger
  • Carson – conical

Growing Tips

  • Try to maintain even and consistent watering
  • Grow in the sun and give week soluble feed
  • Pick young, what you need to eat and leave the rest growing on
  • Careful cropping will provide m9ini veg for sometime
  • Try a similar formula for growing mini veg such as Courgettes, Beetroot, Aubergines and Turnips.

Thompson & Morgan sell a mini veg collection or a range of these and other varieties to select from.

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