March Planting Guide – what to plant in your garden right now…

planting guide

Wondering what to plant in your veggie garden this month?

Peter Cundall recommends planting the following seedlings and seeds in Tasmania in March – and if you start planting now you might be ready to sell some of your produce at one of our upcoming Farmers Markets…

Seedlings

  • celery
  • kale
  • cabbage
  • cauliflower
  • broccoli
  • winter lettuce
  • silverbeet
  • spring and salad onion
  • chives
  • leeks

Seeds

  • cloves of garlic
  • Beetroot
  • carrot (early March)
  • parsnip (early in March)
  • turnip
  • english spinach
  • broadbeans
  • peas (frost-free districts only)
  • Asian leaf vegetables
  • Asian root vegetables
  • spring and salad onions
  • lettuce
  • green manure crops (into vacant beds)

So get planting and if you feel the urge, we’d love to hear how you are going with your growing – let us know on our Bream Creek Farmers Market Facebook page.

The next Market will be on Sunday 7 April opening at 9am, we’re looking forward to it already!

Please note, the information in this post was taken from Peter Cundall’s year-round planting and sowing guide for vegetables which is on the ABC Tasmania webpage, click the link below for the full page:

http://www.abc.net.au/tasmania/stories/s2106182.htm

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