Growing Calendar for Crunch Bunch Vegetable Plant Collection
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Get hold of this fantastic great-value collection of six cucurbit plants, two each of cucumber Burpless, squash Sweetmax and courgette Tuscany. Every plant is F1 hybrid which means it is bred for vigour and perfect suitability to UK growing conditions and climate.
All these varieties are outdoor varieties so perfect if you don’t own a greenhouse but want to take advantage of the great taste of sun-ripe fruiting vegetables. These three varieties are all relatives: they naturally produce big leaves which help keeping your weeds from growing and stripping your crops from light and water.
Your receive two plants each of:
Grow indoors or outdoors in a sheltered position and watch the flowers form into cucumbers, which give off a lovely scent as they ripen in the sun. As the name suggests, this cucumber is easy on the digestion on account of its smooth skin.
A British-bred butternut variety suitable for both exhibition growing and also for cooking. It sets its fruits early giving it more sun for ripening.
Well suited to the UK climate, this variety fruits well even in the North England and Scotland. Tuscany shows very good powdery mildew resistance to give you guaranteed crops and peace of mind.
Cucurbits like these are hungry plants and will appreciate a rich soil with organic matter or rich compost added. Before planting incorporate a good three or four handfuls of organic matter for every square metre (square yard).
Please unpack the plants as soon as you receive them and sit them in a tray of shallow water if they appear to have dried out in transit.
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Once you have received our superb young plants follow these simple instructions...
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days