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Planting in September - Gardenate

Basil Sow seed
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Sow seed
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Ginger Plant root
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Okra (also Ladyfinger, gumbo) Sow seed
Sweet corn (also corn,maize) Sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns
Taro (also Dasheen, cocoyam) Plant tubers

Planning for October

Basil Sow seed
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Ginger Plant root
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Sow seed
Rosella (also Queensland Jam Plant, Roselle) Sow seed
Sweet corn (also corn,maize) Sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns

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Recent Comments

  • 26 Sep - Chantal brand
    I would like to know where to buy the seeds
    in Daikon
  • 26 Sep - Chris
    Lettuce won't germinate if the soil temperature is too high, but if you can start them somewhere shady they might do ok.
    in Lettuce
  • 24 Sep - chau vinh
    Is coriander perennial in zone 7a ?
    in Coriander
  • 24 Sep - Alan
    FYI. I purchased Mr.Fothergills Marrow seeds( long green bush 2). from a Bunnings store last week. I have used them before with satisfying results.
    in Marrow
  • 23 Sep - Hope
    Yes, that’s what I’m doing. I’ve been starting then indoors in a repurposed mushroom tray with minimal success in germination, but I’m going to presprout then as a previous commenter suggested.
    in Parsnip
  • 23 Sep - Daniel Faleolo
    Looking at planting maori taro to introduce to our whanau and hapu for food. Looking at a medium scale operation. Where can I source taro? What recipes are available for taro? What nutrition v...
    in Taro
  • 22 Sep - Tony
    Carrot fly seems to be getting rampant, you can buy resistant seed. One way to prevent them is to spray with diesel/kerosene which not only deters flies but kills weeds! The only sure way is to bu...
    in Carrot

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