We are in the middle of spring and this is the time to get your vegetable garden cranking! There are a range of seeds and seedlings that can be planted to ensure you enjoy a bounty of vegetable crops over the summer. Labour weekend is the traditional time to plant tomatoes in New Zealand, and its great for planting cucumbers and capsicum in the northern parts of New Zealand (where its a bit warmer).
Keeping seeds and seedlings well hydrated over the next few months is improtant to ensure they don't dry out. Most of us enjoy salads over the summer and lettuces are so easy to grow so plant out a selection!
To plant in October: