Garden in a Box – Summer Vegetables

Get a crop of fresh, hearty summer produce in a snap, with the Reel Gardening Summer Vegetable Garden in a Box! Reel Gardening kits are made by encasing seeds inside a nutrient-rich, biodegradable paper tape, to take the guesswork out of gardening. The process is quick and easy, plus it requires much less water than ordinary growing seeds.

Summer Vegetable Garden in a Box includes:

  • Tomato
  • Sweetcorn
  • Beetroot
  • Beans 
  • Gem Squash
  • Additional companion planting flower sachets

What makes the Reel Gardening system so special?

  • Takes the fuss & guesswork out of gardening
  • Contains top quality seeds & natural fertiliser
  • Extremely water-wise; saves up to 80% water use during germination
  • Very quick & easy to plant
  • Great for family gardening projects with the kids
  • Keeps seeds in place at the correct distance apart
  • Protects the seeds from pests
  • Prevents birds from eating the seeds out of the soil
  • Handmade by previously unemployed women in South Africa
  • Created by a young South African, winner of Woman in Water for Scientific Research & United Nations Environmental SEED award


  • Turn the soil to allow for root growth; add your own compost or fertiliser if necessary
  • Make a furrow in the ground & plant your Reel Gardening strip up to the white line
  • Place the strip vertically in the soil, with the coloured portion visible above the soil
  • Pat down the soil around your strip to secure it in place
  • Water daily until the plants germinate, from then on water every second or third day
  • Plant in Spring & Summer 
  • Will plant an area of 2m²
  • 5 minutes to plant
  • Harvest in 40-60 days
  • Get fresh vegetables and herbs daily for 3 months

Care Instructions: 

  • Unplanted product will keep for 18 months if stored in a cool, dry place.


  • Summer Vegetables: Tomato, Sweetcorn, Beetroot, Beans & Gem Squash seeds
  • Dimensions: 9 x 11.1 x 5.2cm 


  • Seeds & nutrients in plantable, biodegradable paper tape

Country of Origin:

  • Made in South Africa