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Planting in September - Gardenate

Basil Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings
Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Cucumber Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Ginger Plant root
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Okra (also Ladyfinger, gumbo) Plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Sunflower Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Sweet corn (also corn,maize) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns
Taro (also Dasheen, cocoyam) Plant tubers
Zucchini (also Courgette/Marrow, Summer squash) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Planning for October

Basil Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings
Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Ginger Plant root
Mustard greens (also gai choy) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Rosella (also Queensland Jam Plant, Roselle) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Sweet corn (also corn,maize) Plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns

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Recent Comments

  • 23 Sep - MIKE
    If you grow broccoli you can eat the leaves. Choose middle to small leaves after the head has been harvested. This will encourage tasty little heads at each lateral.
    in Collards
  • 23 Sep - Anonymous
    Thank you!
    in Zucchini
  • 23 Sep - Brenda Jenkins
    Did you ever find out what was causing the hard white lumps in your pumpkins
    in Pumpkin
  • 23 Sep - Sonya
    I would like to choose 2 types of softneck garlic. Any suggestions on which two to choose? I also heard about elephant garlic. If it will grow in 5B... I may just grow that type. ?????? Und...
    in Garlic
  • 22 Sep - Faith Celeste Archer
    From a publication (University of Mass) CORRECTIVE ACTION IS: 1. Rotate bean with non-host crops. 2.Plow under infected crop residues. 3.Eliminate volunteer bean plants. 4.Selec...
    in Beans - climbing
  • 22 Sep - Faith Celeste Archer
    Certainly, BUT GENERALLY you break your bulb apart into it's constituent CLOVES and plant each clove separately. That is, each clove becomes a garlic plant.
    in Garlic
  • 22 Sep - Nora Jencks
    Is there any soft neck garlic varieties that I can grow in my zone (10a)
    in Garlic

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