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Planting in August - Gardenate

Beans - climbing (also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners) Sow seed
Broccoli Sow seed
Cabbage Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Celery Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Sow seed
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Cucumber Sow seed
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Sow seed
Onion Sow seed
Squash (also Crookneck, Pattypan, Summer squash) Sow seed
Watermelon Sow seed

Planning for September

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Beans - climbing (also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners) Sow seed
Beans - dwarf (also French beans, Bush beans) Sow seed
Beetroot (also Beets) Sow seed
Broccoli Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Sow seed
Chinese cabbage (also Wong bok, wong nga pak) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Chives (also Garden chives) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Sow seed
Cucumber Sow seed
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Sow seed
Endive Sow seed
Kale (also Borecole) Sow seed
Lettuce Sow seed
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Onion Sow seed
Radish Sow seed
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Squash (also Crookneck, Pattypan, Summer squash) Sow seed
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Tomato Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed
Watermelon Sow seed

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Recent comments/tips

  • 26 Jul - Mariam
    I stay near Orlando. I planted some watermelon seeds in a pot inside my house few days ago. Now 2 of them are growing in the pot. Then I don't know should I take the pot out and put it in the yard...
    in Watermelon
  • 26 Jul - John
    Your location is fine. If it is against a wall that will get hot in the summer you may need to move them to a north-easterly or easterly aspect
    in Strawberry Plants
  • 26 Jul - Mike
    The best place is to give them sun all or most of the day - is the important thing.
    in Strawberry Plants
  • 26 Jul - Howard
    Live in Queensland Australia am about to plant seeds from chilli .anything special ishoukd do?
    in Chilli peppers
  • 25 Jul - Kev
    my capsican plants were looking great and producing heaps of fruit, but did not finish off well. The problem that came up was the fruit started getting dry brown lines through them. I cannot find ...
    in Capsicum
  • 25 Jul - john
    I have just planted strawberries in a tub facing north , but where should i have them please .
    in Strawberry Plants
  • 24 Jul - Ian
    Please advise on how much water oregano needs.
    in Oregano

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