Eggplants, peppers (hot and sweet) and tomatoes are all in the same Solanaceae plant family
so as a general guideline prefer similar ways to grow in much the same places in the garden.
They also have similar pesky insect and disease problems.
Guide to Growing Onions
Onions, bulbing onions (including shallots) and leeks are all members of the Allium family and require similar growing conditions, so let's gather them together...
Guide to Growing Beetroot
Beetroot is a crop that can be sown and grown in most parts of the country most of the year round...
Guide to Growing Peas & Beans
While peas can be sown, grown and harvested for nearly all the cooler months in most areas, beans are a crop that needs the luxury of the warmer months to achieve success.
Guide to Growing Endive, Chicory and Lettuce
If you’re thinking of growing leafy greens for your salads, then you’ll probably have a tick beside a variety of lettuce, less so though, for an endive or chicory which are also worth considering this season...
Cute & Curly Kale
Kale can be traced back to the wild leafy plants that grew on the coastlines of Europe and the Mediterranean region.