Egg Plant Black Beauty (Solanum melongena) – summer veg. Heavy cropping variety bearing large purple pear-shaped fruits. Can be considered quite high maintenance plant 🙁 —
Chinese cabbage (Brassica pekinensis) – wong bok, wombok —
Oriental Radish (Rhaphanus) – Daikon (winter radish, Chinese radish, lobok): Root crop. Easy to grow. Fast growing. —
Broccoli Green Sprouting (Brassica olelracea var. italica): “Ideal for the smaller garden, produces succulent medium-green spears. Very reliable, succeeding in all well-prepared soils.” (packet description) —
Celery Crips & Tender (Apium graveolens) : “A self-blanching type with deliciou9s flavour. The sticks are crisp and compact, requiring little attention.” (packet description; my emphasis)
Sage is great for culinary purposes and also as an attractive plant for herb and (blue) flower. Perennial plant.
Spinach (Spinach Oleracea) – rich in vitamins & antioxidants.
Chilli Devil’s Brew (Capsicum annuum) – supposed to be “scorching hot”. I wait in hope. They are bushy, prolific plants. Will produce a mix of red, orange, yellow chillies. Long, slender, very hot.
Fast growing alternative to spinach and silverbeet. Great for Asian recipes.
Herbaceous perennial. Produces fluffy pink flowerspikes. Ideal for cut flowers. Low maintenance. Good as a bordering plant or to line side of a fence. Seeds from Australian Plants Online.