There are plenty of vegetable and flower varieties you can be sowing this month for next year.
Here are our top recommendations for planting in the month of December…
Veg to plant in December…
Broad beans can be sown now for harvest next spring – if the weather is mild enough, sow directly outside.
Sow onion seeds this month – start off in pots or undercover.
Varieties such as ‘winter gem’ are known for being able to grow in colder conditions. Sow into pots this month.
Flowers to plant in December…
Sweet peas can be sown indoors this month – use toilet roll tubes as pots that can then be directly planted out into the soil.
Cyclamen can now be sown.