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Planting in May - Gardenate

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

Planning for June

Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed
Okra (also Ladyfinger, gumbo) Sow seed
Sweet Potato (also Kumara) Plant crowns

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Recent Comments

  • 11 May - Celeste Archer
    Update: May 11: My fava flowers are turning into beans; already a couple of dozen beans with many of the other flowers on route to becoming beans. I overwintered this crop; starting in August a...
    in Broad Beans
  • 10 May - Anonymous
    look up the internet, usually a chilli garlic mix soap mix.
    in Rosella
  • 10 May -
    Read the notes here, www.gardenate.com/plant/Onion?zone=22
    in Onion
  • 10 May -
    Shade cloth houses will make the plants thin and weak. It says to plant later in the year.
    in Ginger
  • 10 May - Danny
    Can I grow ginger in enclosed environment, like tunnels and shade cloth houses
    in Ginger
  • 10 May - Tony
    try spraying regularly with copper, also good for rust.
    in Onion
  • 07 May - Pablo checkman
    How many month it takes Africans best onion
    in Onion

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