Hi everyone, this has already been posted in March but I’m posting again because, although the April sowing calendar is the same for March and they share the same crops, now more crops can be direct sown outdoors.

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Cucumber Seedlings – Organic Permaculture

So here it is, just remember next year if you use my site as a reminder of what and when to sow, that March and April are the same however, a good vegetable book is still recommended as sometimes you might find a book that is more relevant to your country / area – we are in the UK so this advice can work in similar northern hemispheric climates however, the timings might be slightly different.

April Sowing Calendar, Click Here

Regarding my own personal experience this very gloomy and wet 2018 Spring, I have had okay results in seed sowing but Onions have had a 50% or so failure rate, Marigolds have so far had 100% failure including newer seed …

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  1. Helen says:

    For me, sowing in part depends on how much space I have. Marigolds have traditionally self-seeded outside but I wonder if the harsh winter will have killed them off this year. That said, some of the plants themselves are still going strong, so possibly they’ve naturalised to my garden’s conditions!!

    I hope you have more success with germination from now on.

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