January — Gardener’s calendar

 
ROTATIONAL CROPS

CABBAGE FAMILY

(Cruciferae)
Harvest: Brussels sprouts; Asturian tree cabbage; spring cabbage (from mid-month); kale; Oriental greens; mustard greens; winter radish


AMARANTH/BEETROOT FAMILY

(Amaranthaceae)
Sow direct: beetroot (from mid-month); chard & leaf beet (from mid-month); spinach

Harvest: chard & leaf beet; winter spinach


ONION FAMILY

(Alliaceae)
Sow in trays or pots (under heat): bulb onions

Harvest: leeks; spring onions


PEA & BEAN FAMILY

(Leguminosae)


CARROT FAMILY

(Umbelliferae)
Harvest: parsnips


POTATO FAMILY

(Solanaceae)


MARROW FAMILY

(Cucurbitaceae)


SUNFLOWER FAMILY

(Asteraceae)
Harvest: winter lettuce (to mid-month)


MISCELLANEOUS
Harvest: lamb’s lettuce; winter purslane

PERMANENT CROPS
TASKS