Planting in July - GardenGrow

Beetroot (also Beets) Sow seed
Lettuce Sow seed
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Parsnip Sow seed
Peas Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Snow Peas (also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas) Sow seed
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Sow seed
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Protect from frosts

Planning for August

Artichokes (Globe) Sow seed. Bring on in pots
Asparagus Plant crowns. frost tender
Beetroot (also Beets) Sow seed
Cabbage Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Cape Gooseberry (also Golden Berry, Inca Berry ) Sow seed
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Sow in pots
Chilli peppers (also Hot peppers) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. sow in pots
Kohlrabi Sow seed
Leeks Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Lettuce Sow seed
Mint (also Garden mint) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Onion Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Parsnip Sow seed
Peas Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Snow Peas (also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas) Sow seed
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Sow seed
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Sunflower Sow seed
Thyme (also Common thyme) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Tomato Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Frost tender
Watermelon Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Frost tender

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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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