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Growing Parsnips

Growing Parsnips Sowing season:  April Ready to harvest: 28 weeks Parsnips are a hardy and easy to grow, winter staple. Ready to eat from october to March.  Get your seeds Sowing: Prepare a drill 1cm deep and leave 25cm between drills. Water the drill before sowing. Sow 1 seed every 15cm along the drill. Cover with …

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Growing Perpetual Spinach

Growing Perpetual Spinach Sowing season:  Mid March – OctoberReady to harvest: 12-14 weeks This plant is actually a member of the beet family, which makes this much hardier and easier to grow than true spinach. Get your seeds Precare: If possible, add manure or home compost to the soil autumn previous. Starting inside: Fill your seed …

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Purple Broccoli

Growing Purple Broccoli Sowing season:  Mid March – AprilReady to harvest: 12-24 weeks Purple broccoli has a tender stem and subtle flavour. Easily steam the purple broccoli, or char it on the bbq. Get your seeds Purple broccoli is one of the few vegetables ready for harvest in March and April. Thus making purple broccoli the …

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Growing Radish

Growing Radish Sowing season:  Mid March – OctoberReady to harvest: 4 weeks Radish is the perfect as part of a summery salad or as a garnish on your stirfry.  Radish has a very long season, from mid March to October and is ready to harvest 4 weeks afetr sowing. Thus making radish an essential vegetable in …

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