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Winter Squash, potato varieties in May. Photo: Sean James Cameron

Winter Squash (Potato varieties)

Billed as 'Low in calories', 'A good source of iron and potassium' and 'A great alternative to potatoes'. Potting on the seeds of a new Winter Squash, varieties Mashed Potatoes and Baked Potatoes. Available from Thompson and Morgan these new squash are described as ‘low in carbs and high in fibre. Up to 80% fewer calories and 75% less carbohydrates than potato.” Really looking forward ...

Runner beans growing in a garden

Runner Beans

Runner Beans don't like frost so don't plant out until your final frost has passed. Can be sown indoors during April/May or directly outside in May, June and July. Harvest during July, August, September until the first frost of the year.