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How to Grow Sweetcorn

Sow APRIL – MAY – JUNE Harvest AUGUST – SEPTEMBER – OCTOBER SOW INDOORS from April to May, 1in (2.5cm) deep in clean pots or module trays of firm pre-watered compost. Place in warmth of 18-21*c (65-70*f). Keep soil moist at all times. SOW OUTDOORS in May, 1in (2.5cm) deep …

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How to Grow Sweet Peas

SOWING TIMES Indoors: January to March or September to October. Outdoors: March to April. SOWING INDOORS Almost fill 12cm (5in) pots with seed and cutting compost. Sow five seeds, evenly spaced, per pot and lightly cover with a little more compost. Water well after sowing, but not again until seedings …

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How to Grow Broccoli (Calabrese)

Sow March, April, May, June Harvest July, August, September, October, November SOW INDOORS March to April thinly 1/2in (1cm) deep in clean trays or modules of firm pre-watered compost. Place in warmth 15-20*c (60-70*f) and keep moist at all times. SOW OUTDOORS May to June thinly 1/2in (1cm) deep in …

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How to Grow Broccoli

Sow March, April, May Harvest January, February, March, April SOW INDOORS March to April thinly 1/2in (1cm) in module trays of firm pre-watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times. SOW OUTDOORS March to May thinly 1/2in (1cm) deep in a seed bed or clean module trays of firm pre-watered …

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How to Grow Onions (from seed)

Sow January, February, March Harvest August, September SOW INDOORS January to March thinly 1/2in (1cm) deep in clean trays or modules of firm pre-watered compost. Place in warmth 10-15*c (50-60*f) and keep moist at all times. When large enough to handle transplant 2in (5cm) apart to trays of potting compost. …

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How to Grow Celeriac

SOW INDOORS February to April thinly 1/4in (0.5cm) deep in clean trays or modules of firm pre-watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times. PLANT OUT May to June in final growing space 12in (30cm) apart with 12in (30cm) between each row. TIP If overwintering in the ground, cover with …

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How to Grow Leeks

Sow January, February, March, April Harvest January, February, March SOW INDOORS January to February thinly into pre-watered seed trays 1/2in (1cm) deep. Place in warmth 10-15*c (50-60*f) and keep moist at all times. SOW OUTDOORS March to April thinly into pre-watered soil 1/2in (1cm) deep in rows 6in (15cm) apart …

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How to Grow Courgettes

Sow April, May, June Harvest June, July, August, September, October SOW INDOORS April to May 1/2in (1cm) deep in individual module trays of firm pre-watered compost. Place in warmth 21*c (70*f). Keep soil moist at all times. SOW OUTDOORS May to June 1/2in (1cm) deep direct in harvest location or …

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How to Grow Beetroot

Sow March, April, May, June, July Harvest June, July, August, September, October SOW OUTDOORS March to July, thinly, direct into the ground, 1in (2 1/2cm) deep in rows 12in (30cm) apart. Keep soil moist at all times to prevent roots becoming dry and woody. GROW ON Thin seedlings to 4in …

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