Planting in January - GardenGrow

Nothing much to plant this month. You can read gardening books and plan your garden!

Planning for February

Artichokes (Globe) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Broccoli Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Cauliflower Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Celery Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Kale (also Borecole) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Leeks Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Lettuce Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Mint (also Garden mint) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Onion Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Pumpkin Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Silverbeet (also Swiss Chard or Mangold) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks

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Recent Comments

  • 22 May - Sheree Boyd
    You can buy burdock seeds from Kings Seeds online, product code #6500.
    in Burdock
  • 07 Apr - Marc
    leave Kumara in the ground at least until mid April. Leaves start to die off or in Auckland slow down in growth. Make sure the edges of the bed are well mulched, this will keep the moisture in the...
    in Sweet Potato
  • 02 Apr - Caity
    Diane they will be fine. Just store them dry cool and dark
    in Cape Gooseberry
  • 31 Mar - Robyn Douglass
    How to prune choko plant to keep it s.all as I only have a small garden area
    in Choko/Chayote
  • 29 Mar - Celeste Archer
    Harvest once about HALF of the leaves start to fall over and die off (turn yellow) -- HOWEVER I'm not sure if you planted at the being of October or the end. Given good growing conditions it sho...
    in Sweet Potato
  • 25 Mar - Peter
    Planted 10 kumera slips in October 2023.... Harvested 50% of them 5 in March 2024....massive green foliage but sadly 6small (very small) finger sized harvest kumera is the only result...starti...
    in Sweet Potato
  • 23 Mar - Dot
    If you grow spring onion in a container inside, can you grow them earlier?
    in Spring onions

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