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Planting in January - Gardenate

Basil Sow seed
Beans - climbing (also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners) Sow seed
Beans - dwarf (also French beans, Bush beans) Sow seed
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Sow seed
Chilli peppers (also Hot peppers) Sow seed
Choko/Chayote (also Chayote squash, christophene, chouchou, mirliton) Plant tubers
Dill Sow seed
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Sow seed
Fennel (also Bronze fennel) Sow seed
Florence Fennel (also Finocchio) Sow seed
Ginger Plant root
Luffa (also Loofah, plant sponge) Sow seed
Marrow Sow seed
NZ Spinach (also Warrigal greens) Sow seed
Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Sow seed
Pumpkin Sow seed
Rosella (also Queensland Jam Plant, Roselle) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Savory - summer savory (also 'Bean Herb') Sow seed
Strawberries (from seeds) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns
Tomato Sow seed

Planning for February

Beans - climbing (also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners) Sow seed
Beans - dwarf (also French beans, Bush beans) Sow seed
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Sow seed
Chilli peppers (also Hot peppers) Sow seed
Luffa (also Loofah, plant sponge) Sow seed
Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Sow seed
Strawberries (from seeds) Sow seed
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Taro (also Dasheen, cocoyam) Plant tubers

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Recent Comments

  • 28 Jan - James Linn
    That is how I planted mine and I had 2 vines probably 40 to 50 foot spread, 1 vine each pot.
    in Luffa
  • 27 Jan - Mark Andersen
    I live in Calgary, AB and was wondering when I should start my hot pepper plants indoors ... Thanks.
    in Capsicum
  • 27 Jan - Sekete Moshoeshoe
    Which areas are best fit for growing jalapeno in South Africa?
    in Chilli peppers
  • 27 Jan - Cindy
    Always plant at least 3 seeds in each spot as I find they don't always germinate. It's good to have back up.
    in Sweet corn
  • 27 Jan - Al Rankin
    Hi, I planted seeds in December, but although the plant continues to grow, to date, I have not had any flowers? I have previously grown them in the same vicinity very successfully. Any ideas wi...
    in Beans - climbing
  • 27 Jan - anonymous
    If you read the notes here it says plant 45-75cm apart. Your pots are 80cm diameter.
    in Luffa
  • 27 Jan - Anon
    You may have hacked it back too hard. Freshish cow dung won't do anything at first, it needs to decompose first and it is not rich in fertiliser. Don't over fertilise any crop it will only produce...
    in Mint

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