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Planting in December - Gardenate

Basil Sow seed
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Rosella (also Queensland Jam Plant, Roselle) Sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns

Planning for January

Basil Sow seed
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Sweet corn (also maize) Sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns

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Recent Comments

  • 03 Dec - T & K Gauthier
    After pulling the yacon plant (we only have one), how do we store the rhizomes until spring planting time? We have a high tunnel, but I don't think it would be happy there over winter.
    in Yacon
  • 03 Dec - Anonymous
    When growing dwarf beans it is best to hill the soil up around the stem when they are half grown, this helps support the stems/plants. Have someone help you to hold the plant steady while you hill...
    in Beans - dwarf
  • 03 Dec - Anonymous
    I suggest you go by the planting guide for your climate zone.
    in Carrot
  • 03 Dec - Anonymous
    If you are temperate zone climate - from early Autumn to mid Spring they will germinate.
    in Shallots
  • 02 Dec - Edward
    Please advise whether could grow shallots in Noble Park Victoria and the best time to cultivate. Please also advise me how to find bulbs for cultivation. Thank you.
    in Shallots
  • 02 Dec - Mat B
    Hello, My dwarf beans are flowering and healthy, however they've mostly fallen over... how should I keep these growing up? Thanks.
    in Beans - dwarf
  • 02 Dec - Atlantic
    I planted my seedlings from Walmart seeds in October. 50¢ seeds! Charleston Grey watermelon, think seed spitting as a child, has now gifted me 3 melons that I can see (12.01.20). Ps 50¢ package...
    in Watermelon

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

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