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Planting in December - Gardenate

Nothing much to plant this month. You can read gardening books and plan the garden!

Planning for January

Celeriac Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Celery Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks
Chicory (also Witloof, Belgian endive) Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks

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Recent Comments

  • 22 Oct - Liz
    Sweetcorn does look as though the roots are showing as it grows taller. They help to support the plant and are quite normal.
    in Sweet corn
  • 22 Oct - Mason Wong
    I am growing corn for the 1st time & I seem to be winning, except, I have noticed the soil around the bottom of the stems is falling away as they are growing bigger, and the roots are showing a li...
    in Sweet corn
  • 22 Oct - Gerald Swanson
    Can you grow tomatoes in the winter (Zone 10a)? Are there certain varieties better suited for winter months here?
    in Tomato
  • 22 Oct - villybang
    i have a jelopeno plant that is 5 years old (in a large pot ) It still produces chillies ..loads of them Its a small tree if you google it. produces mostly smaller fruit but . it does yield a f...
    in Chilli peppers
  • 22 Oct - Michael
    Many thanks
    in Beans - dwarf
  • 21 Oct -
    Try a pot as wide as the plant grows.
    in Capsicum
  • 21 Oct - Di
    Will Yakon grow in Christchurch and do you know anyone that has the tubers in ChCh? Thanks.
    in Yacon

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