Purple fruit and veg

Three of the most exciting varieties come in the trendsetters’ favourite colour…

Gardening is an act of perpetual optimism. Even in the cold sogginess of winter our minds are focused on the future as we plan for sunnier days ahead. The new year is a chance to take stock in the garden and experiment with fresh ideas, so here are three new edible introductions to liven up your fruit and veg patch.

If you believe trend forecasters, ultra violet is the colour of 2018. Now it’s probably complete coincidence, but three of the most exciting fruit and veg varieties in the seed catalogues right now also happen to come in this dazzling shade. Having trialled all three this summer, I can confirm that they taste as good as they look. The best bit? Their eye-catching shade is provided by a group of naturally occurring botanical pigments called anthocyanins, which share a range of intriguing health benefits. So it’s a win-win all round.

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