Seed Sowing Guide – November

Sow these seeds in November:

Sow these seeds in the garden:

Beans, Bush, ‘Royal Burgundy’, ‘Windsor Long Pod’ and ”Cherokee Wax’

Beans, Climbing ‘Purple King’

Beans, Runner

Beetroot ‘Bulls Blood’

Broccoli Raab

Broccoli ‘Summer Purple’

Cabbages ‘Munchkin’ F1 and ‘Red Express’

Carrots ‘Merida’, ‘Amsterdam Forcing’ and ‘Scarlet Nantes’

Cauliflower ‘All Year Around’

Chicory ‘Red Rib’


Kai-Lan ‘Chinese Kale’

Kale ‘Toscano / Cavolo Nero’

Leek ‘Bulgarian Giant’

Lettuces ‘Flashy Trout Back’, ‘Winter Density’, & ‘Rouge d’Hiver’

Parsley Mix

Radish ‘Watermelon’

Rocket,  ‘Heirloom’

Spinach ‘Tyee’ F1, ‘Steadfast’ & ‘Bloomsdale Longstanding’

Spring Onion ‘Red Beard’

Snow Pea ‘Oregon Sugar Pod’

Sow in trays in the hothouse:

Basil & Lemon Basil

Celery ‘Tall Utah’

Chamomile ‘Roman’


Corn, Sweet ‘Legacy F1’

Cucumber ‘Lebanese Sultan F1’

Melons ‘Mountain Sweet’ & ‘Cool Times’

Pumpkins ‘Golden Nugget’ & ‘Waltham Butternut’


Shiso ‘Red’

Tomatoes (a dozen different varieties chosen by Kate and Seedsaver Sam)

Sow (and grow) in the hothouse:

Asparagus ‘Mary Washington’ (in containers but outside during summer)

Basil & Lemon Basil

Capsicums ‘Antohi Romanian’, ‘Lipstick’ & ‘Italia’

Eggplant ‘Lavender Blush’ F1 & ‘Orient Express’ F1

Hey! Hey! Hey! Spring is here now!

It’s seed sowing time! 

tomatoes in the new seed rack

You can buy these seeds from my market stall at The Cygnet Market.

If you need any further advice, please ask. My father ran a successful nursery for many years in Adelaide and I have grown up amongst trees, plants and seeds. I want people to be able to grow their own food.

If you would like to purchase Cottage Garden seeds or Native seeds, you can order these from us at Cygnet Market.

All of my products are also available most days from 1pm at The Garden Shed and Pantry, Cygnet


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