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Kitchen gardener for the Darsham Nurseries Cafe. Seedaholic. Grower and lover of food and flowers.

O Seed D Part 2

It’s my first Saturday off since March, and only pictures of the enticing new seeds we may grow is gonna stop the twitches, so this is part two of the 2016 wishlist. Brace yourself there are some real beauties here. Apologies to the English seed companies, but again it’s the yanks who have topped the seed charts this week.

Bakers Creek seeds.

'Buena Mulata Hot Pepper' this is simply the most beautiful pepper I have ever seen. Hot and historic, dating back to 1944. Mr Keleel, not even you could resist

‘Buena Mulata Hot’pepper this is simply the most beautiful pepper I have ever seen. Hot and historic dating back to 1944. Mr Keleel, please order a sackful.

'Black Pusa Asita Carrot. Imagine this pickled and served with our mezze.

‘Black Pusa Asita’ carrot. Imagine this pickled and served with our mezze.

'Green Luobo Radish' ok it's not middle eastern  but its a radish, and we love radishes. A cool season radish, this could be sown after the heat of the summer and prolong our season.

‘Green Luobo Radish’ ok it’s not middle eastern but it’s a radish, and we love radishes. A cool season radish, this could be sown after the heat of the summer and prolong our season.

Burpees Seed company is another famous seed company based in Philadelphia since 1876.

'Meatball Aubergine' looks like its worth a try.

‘Meatball Aubergine’ looks like its worth a try.

'Brown Russian' cucumber, a Ukrainian heirloom  reportedly prolific and extremely tasty.

‘Brown Russian’ cucumber, a Ukrainian heirloom reportedly prolific and extremely tasty.

'Sweet Lemon Dream' pepper, it lives up to it's name. Wish I was a seed namer.

‘Sweet Lemon Dream’ pepper, it lives up to it’s name.

'Snow White' this cherry tomato is rare, fruity and has a slight pineapple flavour. Intriging

‘Snow White’ this cherry tomato is rare, fruity and has a slight pineapple flavour. Intriging

' Hot Greek Pepperoncini'  pepper, crunchy with a mild heat.

‘Hot Greek Pepperoncini’ pepper, crunchy with a mild heat.

'Garlikins'  a new form of garlic that looks like a spring onion. The garlic flavour is from tip to root.

‘Garlikins’ a new form of garlic that looks like a spring onion. The garlic flavour is from tip to root.

''Sweet Yummy' pepper, mini, sweet and orange. A winner.

”Sweet Yummy’ pepper, mini, sweet and orange. A winner.

'Hot Italian Pepperoncini' voted the ultimate pepper for pickling.

‘Hot Italian Pepperoncini’ voted the ultimate pepper for pickling.

Chilterns seeds are Oxfordshire based. Finally an English seed company.

'Poloneza' radish, whats not to like?

‘Poloneza’ radish, whats not to like?

"Tromboncino d'Albenga' a climbing corgette, very striking en masse.

“Tromboncino d’Albenga’ a climbing corgette, very striking en masse.

'Amarillo' carrots , vibrant this would look great paired with 'Black Pusa Asita' carrot.

‘Amarillo’ carrots , vibrant this would look great paired with ‘Black Pusa Asita’ carrot.

More soon.

limegarden@sky.com • 5th December 2015


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