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Planting in New Zealand - cool/mountain regions

Planting in May - GardenGrow

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Brussels sprouts Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
Cauliflower Sow seed
Corn Salad (also Lamb's lettuce or Mache) Sow seed
Garlic Plant cloves
Lettuce Sow seed
Mizuna (also Japanese Greens, Mitzuna, Mibuna) Sow seed
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Onion Sow seed
Pak Choy (also Pak choi) Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed

Planning for June

Brussels sprouts Sow seed
Garlic Plant cloves
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Onion Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed

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Recent comments/tips

  • 20 Nov - Michael
    I have the opposite - all the lower leaves are turning yellow! But at least I have a couple of dark fruit growing fast.
    in Eggplant
  • 15 Nov - Ian Gall
    I, m growing my egg plant in a tunnel house, the leaves are turning black? What to do?
    in Eggplant
  • 12 Nov - Liz
    You might be lucky, capsicum like heat and our summer seems to be very slow starting. It is worth a try.
    in Capsicum
  • 12 Nov - Chris
    It goes to seed (bolts) very quickly in hot weather so it won't get very large before it becomes unusable.
    in Spinach
  • 12 Nov - Jack
    Is it to late to grow capsicum
    in Capsicum
  • 11 Nov - Charlotte
    My understanding is that the warmer weather can cause it to bolt and go to seed extremely quickly. It likes sun but needs less heat to give the full benefits and yeild. Nz spinach does better duri...
    in Spinach
  • 09 Nov - Meta
    i cant really understand, why growing spinach in subtropics is not recommended...pls anyone?
    in Spinach

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