Time for corn. Sweet.

Plant them in blocks for best pollination and be sure not to disturb their shallow roots. Mary Lovell-smith shares her growing tips.

Gardening


EDIBLES • Sow broccoli. Before sowing, dig in blood and bone or any nitrogen-rich fertiliser. • Sow sweet corn in blocks or several short rows. This aids pollination and helps protect against wind damage. Sow two seeds in each hole, with holes 15cm...

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