December

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do  

December Autumn/Winter Cabbage 

Chard/Swiss Chard

Kale

Parsnip

Spinach

 

This is a time of harvesting brassicas and of cleaning tools, a yearly oiling of tools will do wonders.  Look for seed exchange events in the near future.
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November

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do

November Broad Beans Garlic

Onion autumn sets

Autumn/Winter Cabbage

Chard/Swiss Chard

Kale

Leeks

Parsnip

Pumpkins and winter squashes (if a warm autumn)

Spinach

 

if you want to do some permaculture you can work on the soil by adding sand and sprinkle  some chicken pellets on bare soil, then cover with horse manure and spent mushroom manute, cover with cardboard and dark plastic.  Leave until spring

October

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do

October   Garlic

Onion autumn sets

Spinach

 

Basil

French Beans

Runner Beans

Beetroot

Chard/Swiss Chard

Leeks

Summer Lettuces

Parsnip

Peas

Pumpkins and winter squashes

Spinach

Tomatoes

if you want to do some permaculture you can work on the soil by adding sand and sprinkle  some chicken pellets on bare soil, then cover with horse manure and spent mushroom manute, cover with cardboard and dark plastic.  Leave until spring

September

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest
September   Onion autumn sets

Spinach

 

Basil

French Beans Runner Beans

Beetroot

Summer Cabbage

Chard/Swiss Chard

Courgette Summer Lettuces

Onion, spring sets

Peas

Potatoes (maincrop)

Potatoes (salad)

Pumpkins and winter squashes

Spinach

Tomatoes Cucumbers

August

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do

August   Chard/Swiss Chard Basil

French Beans

Runner Beans

Beetroot

Broad Beans

Summer Cabbage

Chard/Swiss Chard

Courgette

Garlic

Summer Lettuces

Peas

Potatoes (early)

Potatoes (maincrop)

Potatoes (salad)

Spinach

Tomatoes

Cucumbers

Watch out, at this time things grow overnight, so start doing constant harvesting and eating the best produce ever.

 

This is also a time of starting getting on with a schedule of preparing in the kitchen, if you have surpluses, you might want to do conserves or plain freezing!

July

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do  

July Basil 

Summer Lettuces

French Beans Beetroot 

Chard/Swiss Chard

Summer Lettuces

Peas

Basil 

French Beans

Runner Beans

Beetroot

Broad Beans

Summer Cabbage

Chard/Swiss Chard

Courgette

Garlic

Summer Lettuces

Onion autumn sets

Peas

Potatoes (early) Spinach

Cucumbers

Watch out, at this time things grow overnight, so start doing constant harvesting and eating the best produce ever. 

This is also a time of starting getting on with a schedule of preparing in the kitchen, if you have surpluses, you might want to do conserves or plain freezing!

June

Month Sow indoors Sow outdoors When to harvest Jobs to do

June Basil

Courgette

Summer Lettuces

Pumpkins and winter squashes

French Beans

Runner Beans

Beetroot

Carrots

Courgette

Summer Lettuces

Peas

Pumpkins and winter squashes

Sweetcorn (plants)

Tomatoes Plant cucumbers out in sheltered spot

Basil

Beetroot

Broad Beans

Summer Cabbage

Chard/Swiss Chard

Courgette

Leek (plants out)

Summer Lettuces

Onion autumn planted sets

Peas

Potatoes (early)

Spinach

 

Remember

that once you start sowing, you will need to keep doing this if you want to have a constant supply of veggies.

 

This is a lovely time of constant watching, watering, weeding and of being outdoors in touch with nature.

 

Watch out, at this time things grow overnight, so start doing constant harvesting and eating the best produce ever.