Sow 0.5in (1.5cm) deep in rows 12in (30cm) apart. Keep soil moist. Repeat at monthly intervals for succession. Thin out to 8in (20cm) apart. Harvest: October onwards, when the size of an orange.
When To Plant
Spring to Autumn.
Late Spring to late Autumn.
Spring, Summer, Autumn
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.