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Planting in August - GardenGrow

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
Chives (also Garden chives) Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Radish Sow seed
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed
Rutabaga (also Swedes) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed

Planning for September

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
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.
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed

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Recent Comments

  • 26 Mar - Robin Duval-Smith
    Compared with a cape gooseberry which I have, how large does a single fruit of tomatillo grow? Is it rich in vitamin C...what other food values?
    in Tomatillo
  • 23 Mar - Raych
    Just buy NZ Garlic from the fruit shop (which will still be open during quarantine), break it apart and plant the largest cloves and eat the little ones.
    in Garlic
  • 23 Mar - Anon
    GOOGLE - where to buy garlic in NZ.
    in Garlic
  • 22 Mar - Dean
    This is my first time growing also. I was wondering this also but yesterday notice a flower just starting. I would say just give them time.
    in Yacon
  • 22 Mar - Christina
    I got Koanga (Wairoa) cornsalad seeds from Commonsense Organics in Wellington
    in Corn Salad
  • 21 Mar - anon
    Look up seed selling places on the internet.
    in Garlic
  • 20 Mar - TIME SALANOA
    Hi i am really try to find a place in NZ to buy a garlic to plant in my garden,any help for me please.Thanks.
    in Garlic

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