I am trying some Patty Pan Pumpkins. They are bright yellow, with frilly edges and look a little like space ships, but about 3 inches across.
well hello there i have planted itlaian tomatowes and also some pak choi had the first lost night ins stir fry
Asparagus peas and mangetout are new for me this year. I have been given some celaeriac seedlings as well so trying them out. Looking forward to a bumper veg crop this year!
New this year…
All four of our potato varieties:
Arran Pilot (Early)
King Edward (Main)
Maris Piper (Main)
Pentland Squire (Main)
Caulis, never grown before, so completely new:
Cauliflower: Ottobrino Romanesco
Courgette, new variety:
Courgette: Trieste White
Usually grow sugarsnap, this time also
Mange-tout Pea: Golden sweet
Peppers usually from saved seeds, this time
Pepper: Dedo de Mocha sweet Aji
Pepper : Sweet : Orange Bell
Pumpkins, not grown any
Pumpkin: Cheyenne Bush
Beetroot, not grown before
Beetroot : Globe : Detroit 6 : Rubidus
Cucumber, different variety
Cucumber ‘Long White’
Parsnip, different variety
Parsnip : Tender & True
Sweetcorn, different variety, including very interesting red one
Sweetcorn : Red Strawberry
Sweetcorn : Extra Tender & Sweet F1 Hybrid
I was given a few salsify and scorzonera seeds today which will be interesting to grow and eat!
Golden beetroot and Bambino carrots and some competition length runner beans. Fingers crossed!
This will the first year that I am growing broad beans, after discovering last summer that I actually liked them.