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Planting in May - Gardenate

Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Plant in garden.
Chilli peppers (also Hot peppers) Plant in garden.
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Plant in garden.
Cucumber Plant in garden.
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Plant in garden.
Marrow Plant in garden.
Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Plant in garden.
Parsnip Plant in garden.
Rockmelon (also Canteloupe) Plant in garden.
Strawberries (from seeds) Plant out (transplant) seedlings.
Strawberry Plants Plant in garden.
Sweet corn (also maize) Plant in garden.
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant in garden.

Planning for June

Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Plant in garden.
Okra (also Ladyfinger, gumbo) Plant in garden.
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant in garden.

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