Fancy yourself as a bit of a green fingered god or goddess? Or are you like us and find it difficult working out your sunflowers from your pansies? Well as more and more of us start to buy our own houses and inherit a mud pit that we would one day like to turn into a garden that is sharp, contemporary and something to be proud of, we’re all asking what is that quick fix?
Well unless you’re willing to bring in the professionals, which could cost a pretty penny, the best thing you can probably do is take matters into your own hands. This is where Suttons Seeds comes in. Based down in Devon, this gardening company prides itself on quality and innovation, and see us, the twenty something’s as the next generation of gardening maestros (sure!) so they’re bringing out some great products, and prove that they’re way more than just a seed company, that helps us get up and go in our gardens. From beginners vegetable planting guides through to handy seeding packs that make planting minimum hassle, these guys really are on our young side and might just make gardening cool (again!!).
Here are some of our top picks from Suttons Seeds :
A Fusion Of Colour And Musical Romance From Suttons Seeds
Suttons new Floral Fusions Flower Seed Mixes are a great way to transform gardens quickly, easily and successfully. Each mix contains up to 20 different varieties of seed as well as an inert natural buckwheat to assist with the sowing of the seed. The collection includes six different varieties to meet consumer demands; from brightening a shady corner to super-quick blooms, Suttons new Floral Fusions has it all!
To make sowing your seeds even easier, Suttons new Floral Fusions are packaged in a ‘shaker’ style pot with a built-in sprinkler that enables you to sow your seeds quickly and evenly over their beds and borders in a matter of minutes! Plus its only £5.99 (bargain!).
Continue 2014 with a healthy addition to your diet! With resolutions being made to get fit and eat healthier food, many of you will be trying to continue on with your New Year diets. So why not help make a healthy change today with Suttons Microgreens!
Easy to grow, nutritious and full of flavour, these groovy tasty leaves really are a 2014 ‘must have’!
Each box includes everything you need to grow, plus a tasty recipe to try! They are quick and easy to grow – great for children and novice gardeners, with colourful and attractive packaging which is easy to understand.
There are 8 delicious varieties to choose from, and as microgreens are harvested younger they contain more nutrients, vitamins and protein. Finally, these kits can be grown at any time of year and are all grown indoors for a thrifty £3.99 per kit.
And finally, it’s not all about seeds you know…it’s about community too!
A New Way To Fundraise For Schools With your Little Green Sprouts!
‘Little Green Sprouts’ is a brand new fundraiser scheme designed specifically for primary and junior schools.
This soon to be launched scheme will help schools to fundraise, provide a central resource hub for teachers and also a one-stop shop for schools to buy all their gardening necessities. Games for the children and some useful home activities will also be included.
Suttons will be instrumental in helping schools set up their own microsites and will provide them with marketing materials for distribution to teachers. For every £10 that parents spend, the school earns 1 sprout. This sprout can be redeemed against a list of set products all designed to meet the horticultural factors in the national curriculum.
So there you have it, lots of ways to get excited about your garden in the coming months, so even if the rain is pouring, you don’t have to stop gardening, you can at least make a start! Enjoy!