Sow Spring and Summer, 12mm (½”) deep in seed trays or punnets, or direct into cropping position after risk of frost has passed. Prepare the soil well and add plenty of organic material prior to planting. Keep well watered. Seedlings emerge 6-10 days.
When To Plant
South Island: Jan, Feb, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
North Island: Jan, Feb, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
These seeds may be treated with a fungicide (Thiram or Apron XL), do not eat the seeds or feed them to animals.
Fungicide treatment is an AQIS requirement for certain varieties of seeds. It does not affect your crops or harm insects such as bees.
If your packet has been treated it will be well marked with a warning and the seeds will be dyed a distinct colour.
Our Seed Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.