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Planting in December - Gardenate

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

Planning for January

Chicory (also Witloof, Belgian endive) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks.

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  • 22 Feb - kishore
    Hi I live in Australia-Sydney. I want to grow second crop of potatoes. How can I do that and where can I get the seed potatoes for second crop during Dec-January? Thanks
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  • 22 Feb - James
    I have a 90 cm strip facing north running along boundary fence.I am thinking of planting a row of garlic and a row of beetroot side by side. Is it alright to do so? Please help.
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  • 22 Feb - John
    Search 'yacon tubers for sale' on the internet. I did and came up with a number of suppliers including Bakers Creek Heirloom Seeds in the USA, along with others. Trust this helps
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  • 22 Feb - John
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  • 22 Feb - Martin Gillion
    Any idea where I can buy F Tarragon plants in Auckland - North Shore?
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    CAN I BUY RED CABBAGE SEEDS IN AUSTRALIA? BETTER STILL DOES ANYONE IN AUSTRALIA GROW THEM? Regards Dorothy Geoffrey
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