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Planting in October - GardenGrow

Garlic Plant cloves. Garlic can overwinter. Cover with a good layer of mulch . In areas where frost persists into March/ April, expect to harvest your garlic in June/July.

Planning for November

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

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  • 29 May - David Kerr
    Hi can you tell me where I can get Yacon starter plant please. I live in Tokoroa.
    in Yacon
  • 27 May - Anonymous
    Go to New Zealand subtropical asparagus and the info is there when to plant. Bunnings generally have them in August to plant. Or internet seed selling website.
    in Asparagus
  • 25 May - Liz Timperley
    In Northland when is the best time to plant and where can you get the crowns from please?
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    Read here for information about growing Sage
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  • 23 May - Allan
    Yes, second season is always best crop, third season is ok. Replace with runners and plantlets from your current bed as they are tuned to your area. Past three years plants don’t produce as well.
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  • 22 May - millie higgison
    I have purchased some white sage seeds, and I live in Dunedin how and when do I plant the seeds in which soil thankyou
    in Sage
  • 15 May - Anonymous
    Try an internet seed selling website or nursery or Bunnings.
    in Yacon

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