Planting Dates

Giant vegetable seed start dates

The most common question asked when starting out growing Giant Vegetables is ‘When should I plant…”¬†Clive has provided the following guidance:

Starting times for growing giant vegetables.

1. Beetroot. Feb – March
2. Cabbage. Nov – Jan
3. Carrots. Dec – March
4. Celery. Dec – March
5. Cucumbers. June
6. Marrow. Late May
7. Melon. Late May
8. Onions. November – Jan
9. Pumpkins. April – May
10. Parsnips. Jan – March
11. Radish. May – June
12. Runner Beans. May – June
13. Swede. Jan – March
14. Tomatoes. May – June
15. Sunflower. May – June
16. Watermelon. March – May

Good Luck!
Clive Bevan

Collecting Marrow Seeds

Clive harvesting Marrow seeds from a 52kg marrow that came 5th at at the 2016 Malvern Show.

Using a saw to access the giant marrow seeds
Using a saw to access the giant marrow seeds

Approximately 200 seeds were recovered which will be sold in Clive’s Giant Marrow seed packs.

To purchase a packet of Clive’s giant marrow seeds please click here.

Harvesting the seeds from inside a giant marrow
Harvesting the seeds from inside a giant marrow
Cleaning giant marrow seeds
Cleaning giant marrow seeds