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09/02/2013 at 22:03

Hi last year was my 1st year growing veg and really enjoyed it but most of the veg I brought as little plants from a garden center.  This year I want to try growing them from seed but have absolutely no idea what to sow and when..\is there anything I can sow now.?  I have inside propigater.

many thanks

09/02/2013 at 22:12

You can start off your tomatoes in a propagator now. You can start lettuce in pots (not propagator) peas and beans can also be started to be planted out when the weather improves - what part of the country are you in?

09/02/2013 at 22:21

And  do you have a greenhouse?

10/02/2013 at 10:35

Hi..I live on the North Wales coast and I dont have a greenhouse.

Thanks Daintiness 

10/02/2013 at 10:46

Then hold off on the tomatoes until the end of March for outdoor growing and any other tender veg

Broad beans are fine now ,runners, french about Mid-may or so

Depends on what else you have in mind

10/02/2013 at 18:49

Good advice from sotongeoff. Planting in a few weeks time if you have nowhere to keep all these seedlings frost free and they will soon catch up with earlier sowings with the extra day length and  (hopefully) warmth!

11/02/2013 at 14:38

Thanks for all the advice its very useful   

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