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

Planning for September

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Plant in garden.
Cabbage Plant in garden.
Garlic Plant in garden.
Shallots (also Eschalots) Plant in garden.
Spinach (also English spinach) Plant in garden.
Turnip Plant in garden.

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