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Planting in July - Gardenate

Beans - dwarf (also French beans, Bush beans) Plant in garden.
Beetroot (also Beets) Plant in garden.
Cabbage Plant in garden.
Carrot Plant in garden.
Chicory (also Witloof, Belgian endive) Plant in garden.
Chinese cabbage (also Wong bok, wong nga pak) Plant in garden.
Chives (also Garden chives) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks.
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Plant in garden.
Kale (also Borecole) Plant in garden.
Lettuce Plant in garden.
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Plant in garden.
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Plant in garden.
Silverbeet (also Swiss Chard or Mangold) Plant in garden.
Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Plant in garden.

Planning for August

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Plant in garden.
Cabbage Plant in garden.
Cauliflower Plant in garden.
Chives (also Garden chives) Plant out (transplant) seedlings.
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) 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.
Kale (also Borecole) Plant in garden.
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Plant in garden.
Rutabaga (also Swedes) Plant in garden.
Spinach (also English spinach) Plant in garden.
Turnip Plant in garden.

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Recent comments/tips

  • 25 May - John
    In your area strawberries would normally be planted from August to November but I suggest you could plant them most times. They take about 11 weeks to begin fruiting. Make sure you plant your str...
    in Strawberries (from seeds)
  • 25 May - John
    Chokos are frost-tender perennials. To establish a choko plant choose or buy a couple of good sized, smooth skinned chokos and leave them on a bench until they begin to sprout. Stem and leaves wil...
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  • 25 May - dee
    which region suits strawberries farming in around Mpumalanga, mbombela?
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  • 25 May - Daisy Ann Cumming
    What's the time to plant chocos?
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  • 24 May - Jonno
    You would normally plant the seeds from August through December but you could start them in June or July in a hot house ready for a good start in spring.
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  • 24 May - Ken
    Sweet potatoes would normally be harvested when the leaves of the vine start to turn yellow or when frosts begin. You can carefully remove them as soon as they are big enough if you want to but tr...
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  • 24 May - Sean
    I live in the Latrobe Valley (Gippsland) and we usually leave the stalks for the winter. If you get severe frosts or a bit of snow you could do what you have suggested and then cover the plants w...
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