Seed Sowing Times

The following is a list of seeds that can be sown in each month for the kitchen garden, both inside and outside. Sowing times stated are for the U.K. climate.

Sowing Seeds Inside

Jan: Cauliflower.

Feb: Artichoke, Aubergine, Basil, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Courgette, Gherkin, Lettuce.

Mar: Aubergine, Basil, Beetroot, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Courgette, Gherkin, Lettuce.

Apr: Aubergine, Basil, Beetroot, Cabbage, Celery, Courgette, Gherkin, Kale, Lettuce.

May: Aubergine, Beetroot, Courgette, Gherkin, Kale, Lettuce.

Jun: Beetroot, Gherkin, Kale.

Jul: Lettuce.

Aug: Lettuce.

Sowing Seeds Outside

Feb: Banana shallot, Broad bean, Brussels sprout, Carrot, Cauliflower, Leek, Lettuce.

Mar: Aubergine, Banana shallot, Basil, Beetroot, Borage, Broad bean, Brussels sprout, Cabbage, Carrot, Cauliflower, Chickpea, Corn salad, Courgette, Foxglove, Horseradish, Leek, Lentils, Lettuce, Mustard.

Apr: Artichoke, Asparagus pea, Aubergine, Basil, Beetroot, Borage, Borecole, Borlotti bean, Broad bean, Broccoli, Brussels sprout, Cabbage, Cannellini bean, Carrot, Cauliflower, Chickpea, Chicory, Climbing French bean, Climbing yellow bean, Corn salad, Courgette, Dwarf French bean, Foxglove, Gherkin, Leek, Lentils, Lettuce, Mustard.

May: Artichoke, Aubergine, Basil, Beetroot, Borage, Borecole, Borlotti bean, Broad bean, Broccoli, Broccoli - late purple broccoli, Cabbage, Calabrese, Cannellini bean, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chickpea, Chicory, Climbing French bean, Climbing yellow bean, Courgette, Dwarf French bean, Foxglove, Gherkin, Kale, Leek, Lettuce, Mustard.

Jun: Artichoke, Basil, Beetroot, Borlotti bean, Broccoli, Broccoli - late purple broccoli, Cabbage, Calabrese, Cannellini bean, Carrot, Cauliflower, Chicory, Climbing French bean, Climbing yellow bean, Courgette, Dwarf French bean, Gherkin, Kale, Leek, Lettuce, Mustard.

Jul: Basil, Beetroot, Cabbage, Cannellini bean, Carrot, Cauliflower, Chicory, Climbing French bean, Climbing yellow bean, Corn salad, Courgette, Gherkin, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard.

Aug: Cabbage, Chicory, Corn salad, Lettuce, Mustard.

Sep: Broad bean, Corn salad, Lettuce, Mustard.

Oct: Broad bean, Corn salad, Lettuce, Mustard.

Nov: Broad bean.