The Hidden Half

Seed Companies

We are very grateful to Thomson and Morgan, Frontier Agriculture and Herbiseed for donating seeds to be scanned for the Hidden half.

Thompson and Morgan


Thompson and Morgan Logo

Based in Ipswich, Suffolk since 1855, Thompson & Morgan is the UK’s most successful horticultural mail order company.  

It is the only mail order seed and plant specialist to develop its own plant lines in the UK. Due to the continued success of its breeding programme, the company has introduced more species and varieties to the British gardening public than any other mail order company in the industry.

Its product range includes an award-winning choice of seeds, young plants, bulbs, seed potatoes, onion and garlic sets, soft fruit and fruit trees, as well as an extensive range of gardening equipment and supplies.

See the full range at


Kings Logo

Kings is a division of Frontier Agriculture Ltd. That is involved in agricultural seeds that are non combinable.  Kings offers to growers a wide supply of seeds for cover crops, forage crops and also for environmental enhancement together with agronomy guidance.

Check out what Kings is all about by visiting



Herbiseed logo

Check out what Herbiseed is all about by visiting

The Hidden Half

Hounsfield Facility (A03)
Sutton Bonington Campus
University of Nottingham
Loughborough, Leics, U.K.
LE12 5RD

Telephone: +44(0)115 951 6786