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Fruit and veg job checklist

2 - 8 June 2014

It's time to...

  • Sow seeds of herbs in pots to grow on your kitchen windowsill, such as coriander, parsley and basil
  • Look out for woolly aphid on fruit trees, and spray any with soapy water
  • Thin out seedlings from earlier sowings to their final spacings
  • Cover strawberries with netting to keep birds off the fruit
  • Sow seeds of the following vegetables outside now: radish, runner beans, calabrese, pak choi, mizuna, marrows, courgettes, chicory, kohl rabi, lettuce, marrows, swede, turnip, French beans and endive

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