Vegetable Seeds - Marrow
Marrows are cultivated in the same way as courgettes, except that the fruits are left on the plant to develop and limited to four per plant. For advice on growing marrows see our Grow Your Own Marrows guide.
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Badger Cross F1 Seeds
Bred for vigour and heavy crops, but with a compact growth habit, making it ideal for smaller gardens and grow bags. This excellent marrow produces delicious marrows with attractive light stripes. Resistant to Cucumber Mosaic virus, easy to harvest, and ideal for exhibition use. Bush variety. Maturing time from sowing approximately 16 weeks.
From Dobies Price: £1.79 More Information & To Buy
Bush Baby Seeds
A bush habit 'baby marrow' variety producing fruits about three quarters the size of a normal marrow. Perfect for patio containers, it's a prolific cropper and is delicious-tasting too.
From Dobies Price: £2.19 More Information & To Buy
Long Green Bush 3 - Smallpak Seeds
Produces an abundance of early, medium-sized striped green fruits. Bush variety.
From Suttons Seeds Price: £1.89 More Information & To Buy
Marrow : Tiger Cross F1
A remarkable new F1 hybrid marrow of the Striped Green Bush type but which is earlier, better cropping and more uniform. It also carries resistance to cucumber mosaic virus which can be a real crop spoiler. The attractive fruits can either be cut at 10-15cm (4-6in) as courgettes or left to mature as marrows.
From Thompson & Morgan Price: £2.99 More Information & To Buy
Marrow F1 Tiger Cross Seeds
An early maturing type producing tasty courgettes or delicious marrows with attractive green, striped fruits of good length. Recommended for both table and exhibition purposes.
From Suttons Seeds Price: £2.79 More Information & To Buy
Table Dainty Seeds
Medium-sized fruits striped pale and dark green. Early maturing, and excellent for exhibition. Trailing variety.
From Suttons Seeds Price: £1.99 More Information & To Buy
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