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Monthly advice from Sally Nex
Every month, Sally Nex will guide you through the sowing and growing process with handy, at-a-glance job checklists, for both ornamental flowers and edible crops.
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Seed Club factsheets
'Getting started' factsheet
Our series of printable factsheets gives you the know-how to grow wholesome, healthy veg crops and fabulous flowers. Download the introductory factsheet, 'Getting started', today.
Flower sowing calendar factsheet
If your seeds are to grow into healthy, vigorous plants, it's important to get the timing right. Start as you mean to go on by downloading our at-a-glace flower sowing calendar.
Transplanting seedlings factsheet
If you’re sowing lots of seeds, there will be lots of seedlings to transplant (also known as ‘pricking out’) later on. Learn the best technique for transplaning, in our practical factsheet.
Propagator guide factsheet
Sowing seeds in a propagator gives you the extra warmth needed for germination success - choose the right one for your sowing needs, with the help of our factsheet.
Keeping seed factsheet
If you're a veg grower, then chances are you've got a biscuit tin in your shed full of old seed packets. Consult our handy guide to know if your stored packets are worth sowing this year.
Raising good quality seeds in the right environment should lead to flowers and crops to be proud of. But, if things go wrong, find out what to do in our troubleshooting factsheet.
Great deals on seed collections
Autumn-sowing sweet peas
You'll save £4.80 on this collection of autumn-sowing sweet peas, including seven favourite varieties - 'Air Warden', 'Blue Shift', 'Cupani', 'Gwendoline', 'Hi Scent', 'Lipstick' and 'Oxford Blue'. You'll also get free postage with this collection.
Root veg collection
Grow hearty root vegetables, including carrot 'Autumn King', kohl rabi 'Olivia', parsnip 'Gladiator', swede 'Helenor' and turnip 'Purple Milan'. You'll save over £4 when you buy this collection, plus free postage.
Fill the gaps collection
Fill gaps in the veg patch and borders with quick cropping summer veg. You'll save over £8 and get free postage on this collection, including turnip, chard, spinach, beetroot, broccoli, coriander, lambs lettuce, fennel and dwarf French beans.
Summer-sowing veg collection
Get your autumn and winter crops started with this collection to sow now, including carrot 'Early Nantes', dwarf French beans, curly kale, radish, turnip, kohl rabi, pak choi, winter lettuce and chard. You'll save over £8, and get free postage.
Perennial and biennial collection
Sow these now to grow on for next summer. You'll save over £4 on this collection, including Aconitum napellus, Angelica gigas, Aquilegia, Astrantia, Coreopsis, Echinacea 'Dreamcoat and foxgloves, plus free postage.
Quick summer crops collection
These quick-growing veg varieties are ideal for sowing in summer. You'll get beetroot, broccoli, carrot, dwarf bean, kale, pea, radish, spinach and turnip seeds, worth £20.60, all for just £10.95.
Winter bedding seed collection
Get sowing for next season with this collection of winter flowers, including wallflower 'Siberian mixed', Viola 'Mr F's Early Selection Mixed' F1, Viola 'Chicky Chicks' and Viola 'Floral Flower Power'. You'll save £2.99.
£10 thrifty veg collection
You'll save over £4 with this collection of reliable and hearty crops, including beetroot 'Red Hawk', chard 'Charlotte', leek 'Autumn Mammoth' lettuce 'Lollo Rossa', parsley 'Moss Curled' and runner bean 'St George', all for just £9.95.
Unusual veg collection
Grow this gourmet selection of vegetables, including asparagus pea, cape gooseberry, celeriac 'Monarch', Cucamelon, kohl rabi, okra 'Cajun Delight' and radish 'Mooli'. You'll save over £4, and get free postage.
Wildflower seed collection
Attract bees and butterflies to the garden with these easy-to-grow varieties. You'll save over £4 on this collection of native wildflowers, including cornflower, cowslip, foxglove, greater knapweed, ox eye daisy and poppy, for just £9.95.
Growing your own tomatoes is easy and rewarding, and they taste great too. Save over £3 when ordering our tomato seed collection for just £6.95. The collection includes 'Costoluto fiorento', 'Ferline', 'Principe Borghese' and 'Sungold'.
Sow nasturtium seeds direct in pots and hanging baskets during spring. Save over £3 with this collection, including 'Jewel Cherry Rose','Moonlight', 'Peach Melba', 'Tip Top Alaska Deep Orange' and 'Tip Top Velvet'.
Chilli and pepper collection
Chillies and peppers should be sown indoors between February and April. Save over £2 on our chilli and pepper collection, including 'Cayenne', 'Jolly Rosso', 'Razzamatazz' and 'Romano', for just £6.95.
Sow sunflowers indoors throughout spring, or sow direct in May for a no-fuss display of huge flowers. Save £3 on this collection of sunflowers, including 'Black Magic', 'Little Dorrit', 'Vanilla Ice' and 'Titan'.
Speedy salad collection
Save over £5 when ordering our speedy salads collection for just £9.95, and get free postage. The collection includes beetroot, carrot, lettuce multired and mutigreen mixed, mixed salad leaves, rocket, radish 'Bright Lights' and spring onions.
Award-winning veg collection
Save over £10 on this collection, including beetroot 'Pablo', cabbage 'Greyhound', carrot 'Autumn King 2', tomato 'Gardeners' Delight', and many more, which all hold the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.
Direct sow flower seed collection
Save over £5 with this collection of easy-to-grow seeds, including Calendula 'Princess Orange Black', cornflower 'Blue Ball', Echium 'Blue Bedder', Iceland poppy 'Pink Champagne', lupin 'Pixie Delight', stocks and Phlox 'Moody Blues'.
Container veg seeds
Get your pots off to a great start and save over £9 with this collection, including courgette 'Soleil', ruby chard, dwarf bean 'Stanley', cherry tomato 'Maskotka', carrot 'Royal Chantanay 3', rocket mixed, watercress and more.
Enjoy free postage when ordering any zinnia seeds at Mr Fothergill's. Choose from varieties including 'Whirlygig Improved', 'Rose Starlight', 'Sunburst', 'Sunbow mixed', Jazz and more.
Thrifty veg collection
Save £2.55 when ordering our thrifty veg collection for just £8.95. The collection includes lettuce 'Salad Bowl', kale, beetroot, runner bean 'White Lady', chard 'Bright Lights' and climbing bean 'Cobra'. Price includes postage.
Cut flower collection
Grow your own beautiful flowers for cutting with with our cut flower collection, including Cleome, Cosmos, larkspur, Nigella, Rudbeckia and Verbena. Order the collection for £9.95, saving over £4 on the RRP. Price includes postage.
High-yielding veg collection
Save over £4 when you buy this collection of high-yielding veg, including runner bean 'Moonlight', beetroot 'Boltardy', chard 'White Silver 2', lettuce 'Salad Bowl', kale 'Dwarf Green Curled', parsley 'Moss Curled' and tomato 'Gardeners' Delight'.
Patio and greenhouse seed collection
Grow delicious tender veg on your patio or in the greenhouse with this collection, including aubergine 'Black Beaty', cucumber 'Socrates', chilli pepper 'Razzamatazz', sweet pepper 'Jolly Rosso', and tomatoes 'Shirley' and 'Sungold'.
Early sowing veg collection
Make an early start and save over £6 with this collection of early veg, including broad bean 'Scorpio', broccoli 'Beaumont', cabbage 'Hispi', carrot 'Cascade', pea 'Meteor', spinach 'Emilia' and leek 'Musselburgh'.
Keep the birds from eating your home-grown soft fruit with this great value anti-bird netting. Quote code GW14SC1 to save 10 per cent on the RRP.
Make clear and easy-to-read, weatherproof plant labels with this handy garden labeller. Quote code GW14SC1 to get it for just £35.95, saving 10 per cent on the RRP.
This simple but clever watering system uses capilliary mats and a reservoir to ensure your crops are kept well watered throughout the season. Quote code GW14SC1 to save 10 per cent on the RRP.
This multi-purpose fertiliser is specially formulated to promote healthy growth of all indoor and outdoors plants. Get on litre of Plant Magic for just £11.01, saving 15 per cent, when you quote code GW14SC1 at checkout.
Protect your crops and young plants from pests, such as cabbage white butterflies and pigeons, with these easy to use pop-up net cloches. You'll save 10 per cent on the RRP (starting at £6.95, depending on size).
Four tier mini greenhouse
Save 10 per cent on this handy four tier mini greenhouse, just £26.95 with your seed club code. Using minimal space in the garden, this greenhouse is useful for growing on tender plants, and can be stored away at the end of the season.
Choose between net, fleece or polythene to easily cover and protect your crops. You'll save 10 per cent on Easy Tunnels when you order yours for just £17.95.
Longrow Super Cloche
Protect your crops from pests with this strong and long-lasting cloche. With adjustable ventilation and generous width and height, it provides ideal growing conditions for a wide range of crops. Order yours for just £34.95, saving 10 per cent.
Keep your growing tomatoes sturdy and upright with this simple ring culture method. Grow pots add depth and structure to the grow bag, and reduce water waste. Get a pack of three for just £13.45, saving 10 per cent.
Single lid cold frame
Protect young and tender plants from frost, with this handy and spacious cold frame. It's perfect for growing on flowers and veg, prior to planting them out. Order yours for just £55.21, saving 15 per cent on the RRP.
Improve your soil's condition with volcanic rockdust. Rich in minerals and beneficial trace elements, it's believed to boost the quality and flavour of your crops. Get a 20kg pack for just £14.27, saving 10 per cent.
View the full range of offers
Browse the full range of seed collection, tools and accessories on offer by visiting the Seed Club page on the Mr Fothergills website.
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