Seedlings for planting out now include cabbage, broccoli , cauliflower and celery.
It's also a good time to put in root crops as well as broccoli and cabbage, artichokes, asparagus and rhubarb.
The vegetable garden is doing quite well, with spuds, broccoli , onions, cabbage and garlic all starting to grow.
Like the cauliflower, broccoli is a sort of cabbage in which flowers have begun to form but have stopped growing while still in bud.
Lettuce is, for me, a pain in the neck if it must be done by hand; so are radishes, broccoli , and most herbs.
After plants stop producing, most people pull up their broccoli and toss it onto the compost pile.
Another reason for rotation is to get rid of fungi which easily strike crops such as tomatoes, broccoli and cabbage.
Sow cabbages, broccoli and other brassicas in a sheltered seed bed or in trays in the cold greenhouse.
On our small plot we are plagued by onion mildew and club root; we can no longer grow onions, leeks, cabbages or broccoli .
Italian green sprouting or Calabrese broccoli is the most commonly grown heirloom type.