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Opening Hours (Winter)
Nov - Mar  10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Opening Hours (Summer)
Apr - Oct  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

7 Days a week

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Vegetables and Herbs

Herbs at Kirkdale NurseryWe sell a wide range of vegetables and herbs throughout the year. Please contact Kirkdale Nursery for current availability, prices and more information.

Herbs are usually available from April to November. Varieties include Basil, Coriander, Chives, Dill, Fennel, Oregano, Lavender, Mint, Parsley, Sage, Thyme, Welsh Onion and many more.

Vegetable packs are generally available from May to August. Varieties include broccoli (calabrese), cabbages (early and late), cauliflowers, kale, leeks and more.

Seed Potatoes are typically available from March to late June/July. Varieties that are normally available include:
Anya, Cara, Casablanca, Catriona, Charlotte, Desiree, Duke of York, Estima, Home Guard, International Kidney, Kerrs Pink. King Edward, Maris Peer, Maris Piper, Nicola, Organic Sarpo Mira, Pentland Crown, Picasso, Pink Fir Apple, Red Duke of York, Rocket, Rooster, Sante, Sharpes Express, Premiere, British Queen, Record, Shetland Black.

Onion Sets and Shallots are also usually available from March to late June/July.

Onion set varieties include:

Turbo (Late maturing, producing good yields of medium sized onions. Height: 45cm (18"), Spread: 15cm (6"))
Centurion (This first rate onion is strong growing and will produce a heavy early maturing crop even in our indifferent British summers. An even skin colour and uniform globe shaped bulbs.
Red Baron (A mid-late maturing variety. Onion 'Red Baron' produces firm, flattish-round bulbs of a beautiful dark red colour. With eye-catching red rimmed flesh and a stronger flavour than most varieties. Height: 45cm, Spread: 15cm)
Sturon (A very popular variety. A rounded onion which stores well with high yields. Mid season).
Stuttgarter Giant (Produces firm semi-flat bulbs with an excellent flavour. Height: 45cm, Spread: 15cm)

Shallot varieties include:

Golden Gourmet (Produces larger and better quality bulbs with reduced bolting incidence. The lovely golden brown skinned bulbs store well throughout the winter. Height: 35cm (14"), Spread: 15cm (6"))
Red Sun (Producing good yields of crisp, white fleshed bulbs of excellent flavour for cooking, salads or pickling. Bulbs have a long storage potential. Height: 35cm, Spread: 15cm)

A full range of Johnsons seed packets are available throughout the year.