Good Varieties for Hollin Lane

Here are some vegetable varieties that do well here. Please give us your own favourites with a few words saying why you like them.

Here are some vegetable varieties that do well here. Please give us your own favourites with a few words saying why you like them.

Good Varieties for Hollin Lane
Vegetable Variety Qualities Author
Cabbage Greyhound Tasty and trouble-free cabbage for early summer. Peter Byass
Cabbage Marner White Storing Huge dense round heads that stand well through the winter. Peter Byass
Kale Pentland Brig Very hardy. Pick leaves in autumn and winter, then sprouting shoots in spring. Joe Foster
Kale Nero di Toscana Fairly hardy. Delicious dark green leaves in late summer and autumn. Joe Foster
Onion Centurion Round, good cropper. Keeps well in store. Peter Copeland
Potato Kestrel 2nd early, ready before blight hits.
Floury, delicious baked or mashed.
Good cropper, not too bothered by slugs.
Joe Foster
Potato Charlotte 2nd early, ready before blight hits.
Waxy, delicious boiled, for salads.
Good cropper, not too bothered by slugs.
Joe Foster
Potato Sarpo Axona Late. Floury. Very good blight and slug resistance.
Good cropper and keeper.
Joe Foster
Potato Sarpo Mira Late. Floury. Very good blight and slug resistance.
Good cropper and keeper.
Joe Foster
Potato Harmony 2nd early. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward
Potato Nadine 2nd early. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward
Potato Sante Main crop. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward
Potato Remarka Early main crop. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward
Potato Nicola Early main crop. Salad variety. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward
Potato Record Main crop. Floury. Some blight resistance. Jenny Ward