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Red & Black Currants Bare root

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Currant are our favourite berry because it’s so productive and reliable. The berries are versatile – eaten like as is or made used in jams, cakes and even country wines. 1x Red Currant Bare Root €4.50 1x Black Currant Bare Root €4.50 2x Red & Black Currant Bare Root Mix €8  

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Mashua Super Yellow

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Mashua is a tuberous Nasturtium, extremely hardy and well suited to our cold temperate maritime climate in Ireland. It has been used by humans for 8000 years and has been in cultivation for about 1400 years in Peru and Bolivia at over 3000 meters above sea level. The whole plant is edible. The leaves and […]

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Israeli Mint (Root Cuttings)

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Strong and pleasant flavour traditionally drank as a desert tea with honey. Newly added to our mint collection! Vigorous rhizomes (Root cuttings) are freshly harvested on the day of purchase and posted unwashed for extra preservation. Each of the root cuttings is 10cm long and can be planted 1-2cm deep in a pot kept near […]

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Strawberry Mint (Root Cuttings)

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It really does smell like strawberries with lovely medium size purple and pink flower in late Summer. Newly added to our mint collection! Vigorous rhizomes (Root cuttings) are freshly harvested on the day of purchase and posted unwashed for extra preservation. Each of the root cuttings is 10cm long and can be planted 1-2cm deep […]

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Taunton Deane Kale (Cuttings)

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Taunton Deane kale is a bushy perennial variety of kale from the UK. It’s hardy and can produce well for 4-8 years. It can be propagated easily by cuttings, so you never need buy seeds. Simply stick the cutting into a 2-3 liter pot filled with potting soil. Keep moist and plant out into the […]

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Apple Mint (Root Cuttings)

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Apple mint has the best texture as an addition to salads. Newly added to our mint collection! Vigorous rhizomes (Root cuttings) are freshly harvested on the day of purchase and posted unwashed for extra preservation. Each of the root cuttings is 10cm long and can be planted 1-2cm deep in a pot kept near the […]

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Grapefruit Mint (Root Cuttings)

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Newly added to our mint collection! Vigorous rhizomes (Root cuttings) are freshly harvested on the day of purchase and posted unwashed for extra preservation. Each of the root cuttings is 10cm long and can be planted 1-2cm deep in a pot kept near the kitchen or into garden bed directly. We prefer the start new […]

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3rd Drought this Summer and our No Dig Garden is doing Great

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In our maritime climate here in Ireland we welcome the occasional drought and in recent years we’ve been looking forward to a break after a relentlessly wet Winter. This year we had a second drought combined with a heat wave followed by.. you’ve guess it – a third drought lasting another 2 weeks. Our gardens […]

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Marsh Woundworth Rhizomes

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Beautiful and vigorous Irish wild flower with edible rhizome roots of a starchy nutty flavour similar to Chinese artichokes raw or cooked. Excellent forage source for bees and other pollinators. As it’s name suggests in times gone by, marsh woundwort was used to clot the flow of blood. It belongs to the mint family, hence […]