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Planting in October -

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Plant in garden.
Chives (also Garden chives) Plant in garden.
Corn Salad (also Lamb's lettuce or Mache) Plant in garden.
Garlic Plant in garden.
Jerusalem Artichokes (also Sunchoke) Plant in garden.
Kohlrabi Plant in garden.
Onion Plant in garden.
Radish Plant in garden.
Rutabaga (also Swedes) Plant in garden.
Shallots (also Eschalots) Plant in garden.
Spinach (also English spinach) Plant in garden.
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Plant in garden.

Planning for November

Asparagus Plant in garden.
Onion Plant in garden.

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Recent comments/tips

  • 06 Oct - Mark
    If the soil has too much nitrogen, it will not grow roots well (it doesn't really need thick roots in that case). Horseradish, while delicious, is basically a weed, and does best when treated as ...
    in Horseradish
  • 06 Oct - Karli
    Hi, i have some family that live in carnarvon wa who want to try to grow ginger on their property but they are unsure weather it will grow in their climate.. its mostly red dirt there. do you thin...
    in Ginger
  • 06 Oct - Barry Coster
    My broad beans have leaf curl. I don't know what causes it or how to treat it ?
    in Beans - broad beans, fava beans
  • 06 Oct - koos
    wheir can i buy bok choy seed
    in Pak Choy
  • 06 Oct - Bob
    Hello, They are probably paddy melons
    in Rockmelon

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