A workers' cooperative growing food on London's edge in the Lea Valley

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May Open Day

Sunday 28 May is the monthly open day and we’re sharing seasonal roots and leaves. Our plant sale will continue, we still have a more limited supply of free compost to give away, there’s a free introduction to growing the …

Winter salad

Endive Cichorium endivia Light green leaves which are oval and lightly serrated in Escarole types, or long and highly serrated in Frissee types. Mild chicory/strong lettuce flavour.   Land Cress Bararrea verna Round, wavy, deep green, hot and peppery leaves. …

Year-round salad

Wild Rocket Diplotaxis spp. Long, highly toothed, mid green leaves with a now well-known strong tangy taste.   Parsley  Petroselinum crispum Rosettes of small light to mid green leaves on long stems. High in vitamin C, and fresh and cleansing.   …