Welcome to Incredible Vegetables… We grow perennial vegetables
Perennial Vegetables are our passion! We grow perennial vegetables and unusual edible plants using organic methods in Ashburton, Devon and have set up a fledgling perennial vegetable nursery and sell our plants, tubers & seeds in our online shop. We also carry out plant research and are members of the Guild of Oca Breeders ocabreeders.org Mandy Barber gives talks about growing perennial vegetables and has spoken at Toby Buckland’s Garden Festival, the EDIBLE GARDEN SHOW and the South West Permaculture Convergence www.permaculture.org.uk We are members of South West Seed Savers network supported by the Gaia Foundation Seed Sovereignty programme. Sign up for our Incredible Vegetables NEWSLETTER HERE
Our documentary about perennial vegetables…The Incredible Vegetable Show
Filmed in the long hot summer of 2018 with sw1tv this half hour documentary takes you on a tour of Incredible Vegetables permaculture garden. Learn about perennial vegetables, our plant breeding projects and lots more. Includes an interview with Caroline Aitken of Whitefield Permaculture. Click on the image and video will open up in a new tab.
Jerusalem Artichoke ‘Dwarf’ a wonderful new addiHopniss harvesting – read all about our Apios americana project
Perennial leeks for perennial geeks! Babington and Poireau perpétuel bulbils – new season stock available now
Warp Factor Nine Star – engage! – Project Nine Star underway. Read more about our first venture into plant breeding
Purple Tree Collards – read more
Get ready to sow Hablitzia – seeds available now
Day of the triffids! A little sprinkling of rain and look what happens to Hablitzia…
Skirreting times – harvesting our three year old skirret plants
Check out our brilliant Vegumentary…
Mandy Barber takes you on a tour of her vegetable garden and shares some of her passion for growing unusual and perennial vegetables, talking about skirrets, cardoons, chinese artichokes, Ulluco & Oca tubers, tomatillos, yard long beans and more.