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Planting in April - Gardenate

Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Plant in garden.
Rockmelon (also Canteloupe) Plant in garden.
Watermelon Plant in garden.

Planning for May

Rockmelon (also Canteloupe) Plant in garden.
Watermelon Plant in garden.

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Recent comments/tips

  • 29 May - John
    I thought I would let you know that I was referring to plants, not seeds. Seeds of the main varieties is not normally availanle and can take some weeks to germinate and a whole season to bear fruit.
    in Strawberries (from seeds)
  • 29 May - Giovanni
    If the plants are doing well and have a number of good sized stalks you could very carefully take a few. Push the stalk down towards the ground and give it a careful twist to separate it from the ...
    in Rhubarb
  • 29 May - John
    Yates have a small runnerless Alpine strawberry available. You may find some on the internet under 'heritage seeds'. Most people buy runners because they be bought in quantity, are virus free and ...
    in Strawberries (from seeds)
  • 29 May - Sean
    Okra likes a hotter season and could be planted from October as seed in a seed bed and from later in November as plants. Don't plant after the end of the year as there won't be enough season left ...
    in Okra
  • 29 May - John
    True moles are insect eaters. It is more likely that rats or mice are eating your potatoes. I would try laying rat and mice baits or traps and see what happens. Some of the newer vermin baits are ...
    in Potato
  • 29 May - Garry
    Hi ,my block is near wakerie south Australia. I would like to grow ginger, what kind of ginger would be appropriate for my farm. Thanks
    in Ginger
  • 29 May - Ayo koya
    I'm a farmer in Nigeria and planting tomatoes, can you pls tell me what are the best seeds to plant in southern Nigeria?
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