Potato plants do very well when fed on tomato
feed which is high in potash rather then nitrogen. Too much nitrogen
only encourages foliage growth which is to the detriment of the
For those who don't know, thinning
is the process of removing excess seedlings to allow the remaining
ones room to grow. Thinings can often be eaten.
HARDEN OFF TOMATO PLANTS
need to be gradually acclimatised to outside conditions before they
are planted in the containers or growing bags. Start them off with a
few hours outside and slowly increase that time over the next two
weeks. Read our full description of this process
next step will be to plant out your tomatoes in
May week 4.
THIN BEETROOT AND CARROT SEEDLINGS
THIN LETTUCE SEEDLINGS
HARVEST SUMMER RADISH
Harvest summer radishes, see our main radish article by
clicking here for full details.
THIRD SOWING OF SPRING ONIONS
WEEKLY FEEDING OF RAISED BEDS
FEED POTATOES IN CONTAINERS
We recommend feeding potatoes in containers every other week
with a liquid tomato feed.
Click here for more details in our main article.
WEED RAISED BEDS REGULARLY
WATER RAISED BEDS WHEN NEEDED
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