Summer Salad Leaf Mix

The ideal mix of seeds to create perfect summer salads – slow to bolt and heat tolerant – you'll never need to buy a bag of salad again! More
500 seeds 080105 £1.95 In stock
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In the summer, we all want to grow heat tolerant salad crops, which won't bolt as soon as the weather turns hot and dry.

This mix will give delicious, tangy bowls of baby leaves, which you can sow March-August and harvest for months at a stretch.

This mix contains:
  • Mustard 'Red Frills'
  • Mustard 'Red Zest'
  • Mizuna
  • Tatsoi
  • Pak Choi 'Golden Yellow'
  • Pak Choi 'Canton White'

Pictured here with edible pansies (violas).

Soil Type Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow March - August. You can speed the germination process up by sowing into a length of guttering under cover and transplanting outside.
Care Tips Great for growing in container pots.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
Slow-cooked tomato with feta and basil salad recipe

Use your oven to 'sun-dry' your tomatoes. This retains their sweetness, does not dry them out too much and preserves them short-term.

Direct sowing seeds

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Delivery

Seeds Delivery - When in stock, please allow 2-3 working days for delivery.

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Summer Salad Leaf Mix reviews

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Mrs Heydon

Outstanding result - should have bought more

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Annabel

No sign of anything! No germination.

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Gillian

Rather "leggy" and was a little dosappointed. Germinated well

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mrs McIlvenna

Germinated well and quickly.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mary

Everything excellent...service, plants, advice...best gardening site

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Pip

These seeds were very quick to bolt and were eaten very badly....Not as hardy as other makes.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Robert

good mixture,easy to grow

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Kathy

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mr Vale

Brilliant return and still sowing periodically

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Debra

I would urge everyone to grow these salad leaves, so well worth it, so much better than buying leaves that go soggy in plastic bags

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Kathy

Easy to use website with good range of products. Efficient service. Plants arrived in good condition and thrived in the garden.