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Unusual Veg Bundle (with gift bag)


5 packs of our more unusual heirloom varieties. Perfect for the more adventurous grower to treat themselves or a gift for a growing fanatic looking for new ideas. Pack includes:

Please see individual variety listings in our online shop for details on how to sow and grow each variety. Every seed pack also has instructions on the back and a QR code that takes you to a sow and grow video on YouTube.

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Included in this bundle:

  • Gourd Luffa

    This wonderful heirloom gourd works hard for the money! Not only can it be picked and eaten much like our beloved courgettes, it can also be dried and made into household sponges which are so much more eco friendly than the plastic ones. Eat them when they’re young and tender or let them fully mature before drying.

    352 in stock

  • Plantain Purple Perversion

    A plantain with wonderful deep purple frilly leaves, growing small white flowers on a spike. A hard working modern heirloom perennial ‘edimental’, its young leaves can be eaten raw or cooked, just treat like spinach in the kitchen. Great in soups, stews, curries and salads alike.

    Huge thanks to Baker Creek Seeds for the beautiful photography

    716 in stock

  • Butternut Squash Tromboncino

    We love this pale green, Italian heirloom butternut squash here at She Grows Veg. Clearly given its name from the shape it grows into, akin to a trombone, this is a climbing squash that grows brilliantly over an arch, just mind your head! Can be eaten young and tender like a firmer courgette, or left to fully mature and stored for a year or more in the right conditions.

    616 in stock

  • Chicory Rose of Venice

    Possibly the most beautiful vegetable you can grow, this early season variety looks exactly like a giant pink rose! This old Italian heirloom makes fabulous addition to salads amongst other chicory leaves or caramelised and added to risotto. Guaranteed to wow when this one hits the dinner table.

    275 in stock

  • Cactus Prickly Pear

    Try growing a truly unique edible that also doubles as a striking and low maintenance house plant. Sweet fruits taste similar to melon and can be eaten raw or cooked as jam. The leaf pads can also be eaten, just be careful to remove all those tiny spines.

    329 in stock

  • Gift Bag

    Add an extra eco gift bag to your order here if you want more than one.  Alternatively you can select a gift bag with a personalised message at checkout.

    533 in stock

275 in stock

Sowing info

Please see each individual variety instructions on our website back of pack or YouTube

There is no timings and positions information available for this product.

Delivery to the UK only for all products and gift vouchers.

Standard Delivery
We aim to dispatch within 24 hours of receipt of order, standard delivery takes 2-3 days. During busy periods such as Christmas they may take longer.

Delivery Costs

Seeds up to 20 packs – Royal Mail untracked £2.95
Seeds over 20 packs – Royal Mail Small Parcel Tracked 48 £4.95

Gourd Luffa


Unusual Veg



Sow Month

April, February, March

Plantain Purple Perversion



Sow Month

April, March, May


Easy to Grow


Perennials, Rare Seeds, Unusual Veg

Butternut Squash Tromboncino


Unusual Veg


Easy to Grow


Green, Orange

Sow Month

April, June, May

Chicory Rose of Venice



Sow Month

April, July, June, May


Chef's Selection, Perennials, Rare Seeds, Unusual Veg

Cactus Prickly Pear



Sow Month

April, August, February, January, July, June, March, May, September


Container Growing, Perennials, Unusual Veg

If you would like to return your seeds, you can do so within 14 days of receiving them. All seed packs must be returned fully sealed and in their original packaging and state. When we receive your return, we will issue a refund within 7 working days if the packs are in good order.

Returns postage cost must be paid for yourself.

Unfortunately we cannot accept returns due to germination issues because there are too many variables involved in growing. We carefully monitor our germination rates to offer the highest quality seeds possible to our customers.

Please send returns [with your order number and contact details] to:

She Grows Veg Ltd.
Office 3,
Great Gilberts Farm,
Bluegate Lane,
Capel St Mary,

Please note that gift vouchers are non-refundable.
We very much hope you’re happy with your seed order. If we have made a mistake, please get in touch with us and we are very happy to help. Email – info@shegrowsveg.com.