Planting in September - GardenGrow

Broad 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

Planning for October

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.

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Recent Comments

  • 30 Jun - Anonymous
    You could try it. I would think a big hanging basket would be needed. Would need constant attention as the plant can grow to 1-1.5m and that size would need a lot of water each day.
    in Cape Gooseberry
  • 30 Jun - Anonymous
    Corn needs to be planted in rows about 6-800mm apart. Seeds need to be planted about 150mm apart. Best to grow 2 or more rows together in a block for pollination. When the tassel and silks come ou...
    in Sweet corn
  • 30 Jun - Paul Hargreaves
    Bunnings in Christchurch sell the plants.
    in Cape Gooseberry
  • 29 Jun - Paul
    Can a Cape Gooseberry be grown in a Hanging Basket situation ?
    in Cape Gooseberry
  • 29 Jun - Anon
    Corn needs full sunlight to produce a good cob. If you fail this time try a more suitable time like spring summer to try again.
    in Sweet corn
  • 28 Jun - Liz
    If you can stand your pot near a sunny window, you might be able to keep the sweetcorn growing. Protect it from cold temperatures and make sure it has plenty of light -
    in Sweet corn
  • 28 Jun - Mark Stentiford
    I have tried this last year with VERY good results (with three year old seeds as well), place in a container with a lid and you only need to water them once, you can also select the best of the cr...
    in Parsnip

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