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What are we producing ?


Our planners have completed their work on the planting plans and we have a list of the what we will be producing over the next 18 months, below is a summary of what we will be eating :)     To be honest it is pretty much the same as the current year so this what we have been enjoying this year ! The longer we have been growing the more we learn about the environment in which we grow, what works and what doesn't. We have also been trialling varieties that are resistant to disease such as blight on potatoes and rust on aliums (onions, garlic etc)...trying to be organic can indeed be trying but also really rewarding.

Apples 60 varieties
Asparagus  
Beetroot Boltardy
Beetroot Cylindra
Beetroot Detroit
Beetroot Zeppo
Broad Bean Aquadulce Claudia
Broad Bean (Summer sown) The Sutton
Brussels Sprouts Crispus
Brussels Sprouts Doric
Cabbage Golden Acre
Cabbage January King
Cabbage Kilaton
Cabbage Red Drumhead
Cabbage Savoy (small) Samantha
Cabbage Savoy Endurance
Cabbage Savoy Margot
Cabbage Greyhound
Cabbage (Spring) Offenham Wintergreen
Calabrese Chevalier Fl
Calabrese Martathon Fl
Carrot Early Nantes
Carrot Chantenay Royal
Cauliflower Aalsmeer
Cauliflower All Year Round
Cauliflower Purple Grafitti
Cauliflower Romanesco
Celeriac Brilliant
Chard Bright Lights
Chard Rhubarb
Chard Swiss White
Climbing French Bean Blue Lake
Climbing French Bean Hunter
Coriander  
Courgette Ambassador
Courgette Firenze
Courgette Parador (Yellow)
Cucumber Marketmore
Cucumber Swing
Currants Black
Currants Red
Currants White
Day Lillies  
Dwarf French Bean Stanley
Elephant Garlic  
Fennel La Firenze
Fennel Montebianco
Fennel Perfection
Fennel Prelude 10
Gooseberry  
Kale Cavolo Nero
Kale Westland Dwarf Curled
Kohl Rabi Lech
Kohl Rabi Modrava
Kohl Rabi Purple Delicacy
Kohl Rabi Superschmelz
Kohl Rabi White Delicacy
Leek Musselburgh
Lettuce Arctic King
Lettuce Little Gem
Lettuce Lobloits Green Cos
Lettuce Red Iceberg
Lettuce Reine des Glaces
Lettuce Salad Bowl Mixed
Lettuce Tom Thumb
Lettuce Winter Density
Mibuna  
Mizuna  
Mizuna Red  
Onion Santero
Pak Choi Canton Dwarf
Pak Choi Ivory
Pak Choi Rubi
Pak Choi Sagami
Pak Choi Summer Breeze
Parsnip Gladiator
Perpetual Spinach Leaf Beet
Plums Not quite ready yet but their trying !
Potato Allouette
Potato Athlete
Potato Carolus
Potato Casablanca
Potato Excalibur (for seed)
Potato Lady Balfour
Potato Valor
Purple Sprouting Brocolli Early Purple
Purple Sprouting Brocolli Red Arrow
Radish French Breakfast
Radish Scarlet Globe
Radish Sparkler
Radish White Icicle
Rhubarb  
Rocket  
Runner Bean St. George
Runner Bean Sunbright
Shallots Jermore
Spinach Cello
Spinach Giant Winter
Spinach Medania
Spinach Palco Fl
Spring Onion Ishi Kura
Spring Onion North Holland Blood Red
Spring Onion White Lisbon
Squash Butternut Hunter Fl
Squash Butternut Winter
Squash Crown Prince
Squash Sweet Lightning
Squash Uchiki Kuri (Red Onion)
Swede Brora
Swede Invitation
Swede Tweed
Swede Wilhelmsburg
Sweetcorn Invitation
Sweetcorn Sundance
Tomato  Cherokee Purple
Tomato  Yellow Currant
Turnip Purple Top
Turnip Sweet Bell
White Sprouting Broccoli White Eye

 We also enjoy foraging for sloes, blackberries, rose hips and all manner of other things from our planted wild hedgerows.

I had hoped to be able to do the whole alphabet of produce but I am sure you will agree that never the less it is an impressive list of produce ! (I'm also thinking about changing courgette to zucchini and scouring the catalogues for gap fillers...I believe there are some excellent varieties of Quinoa that grow in Britain !)

Yummy ....I can't wait !