Seeds to sow in mid Winter- Cool Climates

Below are some of the most popular herbs, vegetables and flowers that are sown in mid 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

$1.00

Bunching Onion- Straight Leaf

Bunching Onion- Straight Leaf

Allium fistulosum, 120 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Popular variety

 

Sow: Autumn, winter and spring

$1.00

Bunching Onion- White Lisbon

Bunching Onion- White Lisbon

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Mild sweet flavour

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00

Bunching Onion- Winter Ishikura

Bunching Onion- Winter Ishikura

Allium fistulosum, 120 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Long stalks to 45cm

 

Sow: Autumn, winter and early spring

$1.00

Corn Salad

Corn Salad

Valerianella locusta, 200 seeds

  • Annual 30cm
  • Salad green

 

Sow: Spring, autumn and early winter

$1.00

Corn Salad- Dutch

Corn Salad- Dutch

Valerianella locusta, 200 seeds

  • Annual 30cm
  • Salad green

 

Sow: Spring, autumn and early winter

$1.00

Cornflower- Blue Boy

Cornflower- Blue Boy

Centaurea cyanus, 50 seeds

  • Annual 90cm
  • Traditional cornflower blue flowers

 

Sow: Autumn, early winter and spring

$1.00

Cornflower- Pink Ball

Cornflower- Pink Ball

Centaurea cyanus, 50 seeds

  • Annual 90cm
  • Pink double flowers

 

Sow: Autumn, early winter and spring

$1.00

Cornflower- Red Ball

Cornflower- Red Ball

Centaurea cyanus, 50 seeds

  • Annual 80cm
  • Red/dark pink flowers

 

Sow: Autumn, early winter and spring

$1.00

Cornflower- White Ball

Cornflower- White Ball

Centaurea cyanus, 50 seeds

  • Annual 90cm
  • White double flowers

 

Sow: Autumn, early winter and spring

$1.00

Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Trigonella foenum-graecum, 70 seeds

  • Annual 60cm
  • Medicinal and culinary herb

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

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Garden Cress- Extra Curled

Garden Cress- Extra Curled

Lepidium sativum, 200 seeds

  • Biennial 20cm
  • Culinary herb/vegetable

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.20

Garden Cress- Wrinkled Crinkled

Garden Cress- Wrinkled Crinkled

Lepidium sativum, 200 seeds

  • Biennial 15cm
  • Culinary herb/vegetable

 

Sow: Spring, summer, autumn and winter

$1.20

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

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Mustard, Black

Mustard, Black

Brassica nigra, 150 seeds

  • Annual
  • Grown for its seeds

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

$1.00

Mustard, White

Mustard, White

Brassica hirta, 150 seeds

  • Annual
  • Condiment mustard

 

Sow: Spring and autumn

$1.00

Onion- Brown Spanish

Onion- Brown Spanish

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Good uniformity
  • Great storability

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.25

Onion- Calcot

Onion- Calcot

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Spanish heirloom variety

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$2.00

Onion- Californian Red

Onion- Californian Red

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Mild flavour

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.10

Onion- Creamgold

Onion- Creamgold

Allium cepa, 70 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00

Onion- Early White Spanish

Onion- Early White Spanish

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Firm sweet white flesh
  • Easy to peel

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00

Onion- Gladalan Brown

Onion- Gladalan Brown

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00

Onion- Gladalan White

Onion- Gladalan White

Allium cepa, 60 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00

Onion- Long Tropea Red

Onion- Long Tropea Red

Allium cepa, 75 seeds

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large long red bulbs

 

Sow: Autumn and winter

$1.00