WHAT TO PLANT IN AUTUMN / WINTER

AUTUMN – MEDITERRANEAN ONLY.

Beetroot (also Beets) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Broad Beans (also Fava bean) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Broccoli Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Cabbage Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Carrot Sow seed

Cauliflower Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Chives (also Garden chives) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Coriander (also Cilantro, Chinese parsley) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Corn Salad (also Lamb’s lettuce or Mache) Sow seed

Daikon (also Japanese radish, Lo Bok) Sow seed

Dill Plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Endive Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Fennel (also Bronze fennel) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Florence Fennel (also Finocchio) Plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Garlic Plant cloves

Kale (also Borecole) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Kohlrabi Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Lettuce Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Mizuna (also Japanese Greens, Mitzuna, Mibuna) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Mustard greens (also gai choy) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Pak Choy (also Pak choi) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Peas Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Radish Sow seed

Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed

Rutabaga (also Swedes) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Salsify (also Vegetable oyster) Sow seed

Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed

Silverbeet (also Swiss Chard or Mangold) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Snow Peas (also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Spinach (also English spinach) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings

Turnip Sow seed

Planning for May – MEDITERRANEAN CLIMATE ONLY.

Broad Beans (also Fava bean) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed. Will need supports if windy weather.

Chives (also Garden chives) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Coriander (also Cilantro, Chinese parsley) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Corn Salad (also Lamb’s lettuce or Mache) Sow seed

Daikon (also Japanese radish, Lo Bok) Sow seed

Endive Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Garlic Plant cloves

Lettuce Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Mizuna (also Japanese Greens, Mitzuna, Mibuna) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Mustard greens (also gai choy) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Pak Choy (also Pak choi) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Parsley (also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Peas Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Radish Sow seed

Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed

Rutabaga (also Swedes) Plant out (transplant) seedlings

Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed

Snow Peas (also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Spinach (also English spinach) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings or sow seed

Spring onions (also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion) Start in seed trays or plant out (transplant) seedlings

Turnip Sow seed

Flowers & Ornamentals

Mediterranean (includes: Adelaide & Perth)

FLOWERS – plant ageratum, alyssum, cineraria, cyclamen, forget-me-not, French marigold, Iceland poppy, lobelia, lupin, pansy, phlox, primula, stock and wallflower.

Wet & Dry Tropical (includes: North Queensland, NT & Some parts of WA)

FLOWERS – sow ageratum, aster, balsam, carnation, celosia, chrysanthemum,  cockscomb, coleus, cosmos, dahlia, dianthus, everlasting daisy, gaillardia, gazania, geranium, gerbera, impatiens, kangaroo paw, African marigold, French marigold, nasturtium, petunia, portulaca, rudbeckia, salvia, snapdragon,sunflower, torenia, verbena, wallflower and zinnia.

Subtropical (includes: South-east Qld & Northern NSW)

FLOWERS – sow ageratum, alyssum, candytuft, carnation, cineraria, coreopsis, cornflower, cyclamen, delphinium, dianthus, everlasting daisy, Iceland poppy, impatiens, marigolds, sweet pea and viola.

Dry Inland (includes: Arid or Outback areas)

FLOWERS – sow chrysanthemum, cockscomb, cosmos, dahlia, everlasting daisy, gazania, geranium, gerbera, impatiens, kangaroo paw, marigold, nasturtium, petunia, portulaca, rudbeckia, salvia, snapdragon, sunflower, torenia, verbena, wallflower and zinnia.

Temperate (includes: Sydney, coastal NSW & Victoria)

FLOWERS – plant alyssum, calendula, candytuft, carnation, cineraria, cornflower, cosmos, daisy, foxglove, lobelia, nasturtium, nemesia, pansy, poppy, primula, schizanthus, snapdragon, sweet pea and viola.

Cool & Southern Tablelands (includes: Melbourne, Tasmania & cool highlands)

FLOWERS – plant alyssum, aurora daisy, cineraria, cornflower, cyclamen, English daisy, French marigold, Iceland poppy, lobelia, lupin, pansy, polyanthus, primula, snapdragon, stock, strawflower, sweet pea and viola.