It’s time to buy seeds!
Have you decided yet what you intend to grow in 2014? Here are a few ideas to get you started. These are mainly suggestions for planting directly outside and we show you the first months in the year when the climate should become suitable.
Sometimes a second wave of sowing is possible for some vegetables and in that case we also show you when the next wave of sowing could commence.
January – spinach
February – salads, onions and peas. Put aubergines, tomatoes and cucumbers in propagators.
March – start sowing carrots outdoors, broad beans, lettuces, leeks, parsnips
April – radishes, shallots, squash, pumpkin, turnips, Swiss chard, Kohl rabi, Curly Kale
May – sweetcorn, French beans, Runner beans, Pak choi, chicory, courgettes
August – lettuces
September – onions
October – Broad beans, radishes (under cloche from now on)