The Fruitful Potager nursery

Specialising in unusual and heirloom varieties we supply a wide range of edible plants, perennials, alpines, shrubs, trees and more for the home gardener who wants quality, hardy plants or something a little different.
Website orders taken all year. 

The nursery is open from 1st September (mid August if the weather is nice) through to late or mid autumn from Wednesday to Saturday 10 - 4.30. Sunday to Tues we have our trolley at the gate and are open by appointment.  Over winter we are open by no obligation appointment only and still put lots of specials and plants of interest on our facebook page.   Feel free to email, call or text us anytime.

If we don't have what your looking for we will always try to find it.

 

 

 

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Brussels Sprout

Brussels sprouts – it's the vegetable of childhood nightmares, the mere mention of which is enough to make some adults react with pure horror while others light up with enthusiasm.  Originally called "Borecole" they have been enjoyed (or otherwise) at the dinner table since at least the 14th century when they were grown in Belguim - hence the name Brussels.  A  member of the brassica family and extremely nutritious, they are high in vitamin K, C and A.