Growing parsley

Monty Don gives tips on growing flat-leafed parsley, including advice on planting, positioning, spacing and harvesting, in this video guide.

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Parsley is a versatile, flavoursome herb, packed with vitamins and antioxidants. Monty Don likes to use it by the handful, so he's filling an empty bed on his veg plot with flat-leaved parsley, in this short video clip from Gardeners' World. Watch now to find out what conditions parsley needs, how far apart to space the plants, and how to harvest the leaves. 


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