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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Recent Comments

  • 21 Jul -
    Seed selling companies on the internet.
    in Chicory
  • 21 Jul -
    Good deep soil if growing a root crop.
    in Taro
  • 21 Jul -
    Are you cool mountain or temperate. That will determine your planting time. Plant whatever variety you like.
    in Tomato
  • 20 Jul - Santhi
    Hi, I'm looking for roselle seed do you know where can i buy in NZ, thanks
    in Rosella
  • 19 Jul - Jan Shearer-Paulson
    Can you please recommend a tomato variety which will grow, in-spite of cool nights (WANAKA)
    in Tomato
  • 12 Jul - Elsa Keyte
    Hi. Do Taro prefer a firm base or can a well worked garden be ok? Many thanks Elsa & Graham Keyte
    in Taro
  • 08 Jul - Ria De Wild
    I live in Papatoetoe and have been to many supermarkets to look for Witlof , Nobody knows where to buy it please help me
    in Chicory

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