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asked in category: General Last Updated: 16th March, 2020

What crops can you plant in October?

While most vegetables don't have enough time to grow before frost sets in, some veggies actually prefer the cooler months of fall. This list includes broccoli, cabbage, spinach, lettuce, carrots, kale and quite a few others.

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Moreover, what can I sow in October?

Sowing and planting

  • In mild areas you can sow overwintering broad beans in situ.
  • Sow overwintering varieties of peas such as 'Douce Provence' or 'Meteor', but only in mild areas.
  • Plant out spring cabbages.
  • Finish planting autumn onion sets for a crop in early to mid-summer next year.
  • Plant garlic cloves.

One may also ask, what can I plant in October in Louisiana? More vegetables to plant in October include: beets, cauliflower (transplants), celery, Chinese cabbage, collards, endive, green peas, snow peas, edible podded peas, kohlrabi, lettuce, mustard, rutabaga, shallots (sets), parsley, radishes, spinach, Swiss chard, turnips and kale.

Also to know is, what do farmers plant in October?

For example, Fall-planted leafy greens like kale and collards are not only tough enough to survive the cold – and even snow – they typically taste all the better for it. Farmers also plant winter onions, garlic, peas, broad beans, root vegetables, and cabbage in the Fall.

What veg can I plant in October UK?

Autumn Planted Overwintering Vegetables Crops in this category include Spring Cabbage, Autumn planted garlic, Autumn onion sets and Swiss Chard. You can also overwinter broad beans and peas for a crop about a month before your neighbours if you are of an impatient disposition.

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