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Planting in September - Gardenate

Cabbage Plant in garden.
Garlic Garlic can overwinter. Cover with a good layer of mulch . In areas where frost persists into March/ April, expect to harvest your garlic in June/July.
Shallots (also Eschalots) Plant in garden.
Spinach (also English spinach) Plant in garden.

Planning for October

Nothing much to plant this month. You can read gardening books and plan the garden!

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