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Planting in April for Australia - sub-tropical regions

Amaranth
(also Love-lies-bleeding)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Beans - broad beans, fava beans
(also Fava bean)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Beans - climbing
(also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Beans - dwarf
(also French beans, Bush beans)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Beetroot
(also Beets)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Broccoli Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from June
Burdock
(also Gobo (Japanese Burdock))
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Cabbage Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from July
Carrot Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Cauliflower Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from September
Celeriac Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from August
Celery Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from September
Chicory
(also Witloof, Belgian endive)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Chives
(also Garden chives)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Collards
(also Collard greens, Borekale)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from July
Coriander
(also Cilantro, Chinese parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Daikon
(also Japanese radish, Lo Bok)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Dill Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Endive Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Florence Fennel
(also Finocchio)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Horseradish Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Kale
(also Borecole)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from July
Kohlrabi Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Leeks Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from August
Lettuce Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Mizuna
(also Japanese Greens, Mitzuna, Mibuna)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Mustard greens
(also gai choy)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Onion Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from October
Oregano
(also Pot Marjoram)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Pak Choy
(also Pak choi)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Parsley
(also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Peas Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Radish Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Rocket
(also Arugula/Rucola)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Shallots
(also Eschalots)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Silverbeet
(also Swiss Chard or Mangold)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Snow Peas
(also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Spring onions
(also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from 12 months
Strawberry Plants Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Sunflower Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Swedes
(also Rutabagas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Turnip Plant in garden. Harvest from June

Planting in May

Beans - broad beans, fava beans
(also Fava bean)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Beetroot
(also Beets)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Broccoli Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from July
Burdock
(also Gobo (Japanese Burdock))
Plant in garden. Harvest from October
Cabbage Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from July
Carrot Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Cauliflower Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from September
Celeriac Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from September
Celery Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from September
Chicory
(also Witloof, Belgian endive)
Plant in garden. Harvest from October
Chives
(also Garden chives)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Collards
(also Collard greens, Borekale)
Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from August
Coriander
(also Cilantro, Chinese parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Endive Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Florence Fennel
(also Finocchio)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Garlic Plant in garden. Harvest from October
Kale
(also Borecole)
Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from July
Kohlrabi Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Lettuce Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Mizuna
(also Japanese Greens, Mitzuna, Mibuna)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Mustard greens
(also gai choy)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Onion Plant in garden. Harvest from November
Oregano
(also Pot Marjoram)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Pak Choy
(also Pak choi)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Parsley
(also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Peas Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Radish Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Rocket
(also Arugula/Rucola)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Shallots
(also Eschalots)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Silverbeet
(also Swiss Chard or Mangold)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Snow Peas
(also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from 12 months
Strawberry Plants Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Swedes
(also Rutabagas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Turnip Plant in garden. Harvest from July

See planting calendar for these countries and climate zones

Australia - cool/mountain,   Australia - temperate,   Australia - sub-tropical,   Australia - tropical,   Australia - arid  

Canada,   New Zealand,   South Africa,   United Kingdom,   USA  

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