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Planting in Canada - Zone 3a Temperate Short Summer regions

Planting in August - Gardenate

Carrot Sow seed
Chives (also Garden chives) Sow seed
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Sow seed
Coriander (also Cilantro, Chinese parsley) Sow seed
Corn Salad (also Lamb's lettuce or Mache) Sow seed
Garlic Plant cloves
Kale (also Borecole) Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Snow Peas (also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas) Sow seed
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Sow seed

Planning for September

Chives (also Garden chives) Sow seed
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed

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Recent Comments

  • 13 Aug - eileen burkitt
    I would like to grow shallot onions, where can I buy seeds or seedlings, please advise thank you
    in Shallots
  • 13 Aug - Michael
    Hi Mick I have read that Australian garlic, especially supermarket stock , is almost always infected with fusarium root rot. I will next year try to overcome this by washing the cloves with eithe...
    in Garlic
  • 13 Aug - Michael
    Over the last couple of years I have had really poor garlic crops which I have put down to fusarium rot. I have since read that it is endemic to Australian garlic (shop purchased).Same this year ,...
    in Garlic
  • 12 Aug -
    Ask at your green grocers or supermarkets. If not much demand for them then they won't supply them. Grow them your self - easy to grow.
    in Peas
  • 12 Aug -
    Probably depends what you line it with. Plastic might make it too hot, shade cloth might cut out too much sunlight, maybe insect netting is the go. They grow chili in Bundaberg (sub tropical) out ...
    in Chilli peppers
  • 12 Aug - Sandeep
    Big Watermelon Bushy Park Wantirna South VIC
    in Peas
  • 11 Aug - Judith peters
    Can anyone tell me where i can buy fresh peas in pods to cook, can't find them these days
    in Peas

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