March

Tips

  • Let the sowing begin!
  • First earlies (potatoes) in
  • Prepare beds and finish winter clearance

What to grow

Parsnips
Carrots
Beetroot
Early peas
Broad beans
Brussel Sprouts
Leeks
Spring Onions
Sow indoors/under glass
French beans
Celery
Cauliflower
Tomatoes
Peppers
Aubergines

Jobs to do

  • Harvest any leeks left and parsnips, you may have a few other vegetables remaining such as a last few brussel sprouts.

  • You can prune fruit trees this month and still plant out new ones.

  • Complete any tidying and clearing from over the winter months and prepare the soil well for planting out nect month - Have seed beds ready and rid strawberries of old leaves and debris.

  • Any planned construction should be done now ready for the warmer and busier months ahead!