Good, well-drained soil.
Not usually required.
Carrot, Celery, Corn, Lettuce, Potatoes, Nasturtium, Lovage, Cabbage, Brussels Sprouts, Cauliflower, Broccoli and Kale.
Single Plants: 7″ (20cm) each way (minimum)
Rows: 5″ (15cm) with 9″ (25cm) row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Sow direct into soil in rows. Use blankets or cloches to protect seedlings from hard freezes.
Support plants in windy places. Dig in or compost roots and plants to make good use of their residual nitrogen.
Harvest before the pods become tough. Often get a second crop.