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Planting in October - Gardenate

Beans - climbing (also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners) Sow seed
Beans - dwarf (also French beans, Bush beans) Sow seed
Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Sow seed
Cucumber Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Eggplant (also Aubergine) Sow seed
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Planning for November

Capsicum (also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers) Sow seed
Cucumber Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed
Dill Sow seed
Fennel (also Bronze fennel) Sow seed
Florence Fennel (also Finocchio) Sow seed
Strawberry Plants Plant out (transplant) seedlings

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Recent Comments

  • 01 Feb - Louise
    Could you tell me if you think it’s too early to plant mange tout seeds in a raised bed now early Feb - I am in the north west of England - will frost wipe the seedlings out? Or does it give me a...
    in Snow Peas
  • 01 Feb - Elaine
    Yes! I live in south Spain which is zone 9b/10a and grew loofah plants successfully in 2021. We had a couple of weeks over 40c (105f) and it grew like crazy! Use straw mulch and water well twice ...
    in Luffa
  • 01 Feb - Anonymous
    Not advised. Choose any variety.
    in Okra
  • 30 Jan - Sharon
    Can i grow okra year around? What variety to plant?
    in Okra
  • 30 Jan - phil coppola
    What variety of rhubarb is best to grow as a perennial in zone 7. I tried rhubarb about 45 years ago and was unsuccessful. Reason being that the temperature in the winter wasn't cold enough in the...
    in Rhubarb
  • 30 Jan - Renee
    Depends on the type. There are "bush" peas that only get 2-3' foot tall but still need support. Then there are "climbing" types that can get up to 6'. The short ones produce peas sooner than the t...
    in Peas
  • 29 Jan - Gladis
    What variety grows best in zone 10a (Southern California)?
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