Seeds to sow in early Winter- Cool Climates

Below are some of the most popular herbs, vegetables and flowers that are sown in early Winter in cool climates.  This list is not complete.  Browse this website for more varieties.

View our sowing chart to see exact recommended sowing times and climate map.

 

 



Bunching Onion- Evergreen Bunching

Bunching Onion- Evergreen Bunching

Allium fistulosum, 120 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Long slender white/green stalks

 

Sow: Autumn, winter and spring

$1.25

Bunching Onion- White Lisbon

Bunching Onion- White Lisbon

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Mild sweet flavour

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Garden Cress- Wrinkled Crinkled

Garden Cress- Wrinkled Crinkled

Lepidium sativum, 200 seeds

  • Biennial 15cm
  • Culinary herb/vegetable

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.50

GREEN MANURE- Autumn and Winter Mix

GREEN MANURE- Autumn and Winter Mix

Contains a mix of varieties

  • Improves soil
  • 1kg covers approximately 250 square meters.

NOT TO WA OR TAS

Sow: Autumn and winter

From $6.00

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Lettuce- Cimmaron

Lettuce- Cimmaron

Lactuca sativa, 115 seeds

  • Attractive bronze foliage
  • Suitable for growing all year

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.25

Lettuce- Little Gem

Lettuce- Little Gem

Lactuca sativa, 115 seeds

  • Compact variety
  • Suitable for growing all year

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.25

Mustard Greens- Red Giant

Mustard Greens- Red Giant

Brassica juncea, 150 seeds

  • Good for baby leaf & microgreens
  • Grown for its large red, slightly savoyed leaves

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

From $1.25

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Mustard Greens- Tender Green

Mustard Greens- Tender Green

Brassica juncea, 150 seeds

  • Annual
  • Can be used as a green manure

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

From $1.25

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Mustard, Black

Mustard, Black

Brassica nigra, 150 seeds

  • Annual
  • Grown for its seeds

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

$1.25

Mustard, White

Mustard, White

Brassica hirta, 150 seeds

  • Annual
  • Condiment mustard

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

$1.25

Mustard- Nemcon

Mustard- Nemcon

Brassica napus

  • Green manure/natural Bio-fumigant
  • Natural nematode control

 

From $10.00

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Onion- Creamgold

Onion- Creamgold

Allium cepa, 70 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Early White Spanish

Onion- Early White Spanish

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Firm sweet white flesh
  • Easy to peel

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Gladalan Brown

Onion- Gladalan Brown

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Gladalan White

Onion- Gladalan White

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Long Tropea Red

Onion- Long Tropea Red

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large long red bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Pukekohe Long Keeper

Onion- Pukekohe Long Keeper

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Purplette

Onion- Purplette

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Early cropping variety
  • Great for pickling

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$2.00

Onion- Spring Pompei

Onion- Spring Pompei

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Small bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Radish- Black Spanish Long

Radish- Black Spanish Long

Raphanus sativus, 115 seeds

  • Root vegetable
  • Pungent flavour

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.25

Radish- Daikon

Radish- Daikon

Raphanus sativus, 85 seeds

  • Root vegetable
  • Large long white roots

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.75

Radish- Easter Egg

Radish- Easter Egg

Raphanus sativus, 110 seeds

  • Root vegetable
  • A colourful mix of small round radishes

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.50

Radish- Fire Candle

Radish- Fire Candle

Raphanus sativus, 100 seeds

  • Root vegetable
  • Long tapered bright red roots

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.25

Radish- French Breakfast

Radish- French Breakfast

Raphanus sativus, 115 seeds

  • Root vegetable
  • Rose/scarlet colour roots with white tip

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

From $1.25

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