What to plant in your veggie Patch February

What Vegetables to plant in

What to plant in your vegetable patch in South East Queensland/Northern NSW (subtropics)

February is generally where we'll see the highest rainfall here in the subtropics - add in the heat and humidity and it can spell lots of issues for our veggie patch! Now is the time to start getting your seeds in for autumn, especially if you want some of those cool season crops.


Here is the full list of things to plant this month in our climate:

  • Amaranth
  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower*
  • Carrot
  • Chives
  • Leeks
  • Lettuce
  • Cabbage*
  • Mustard Greens
  • Kale*
  • Celery*
  • Dill*
  • Spring Onions*
  • Pak Choy*
  • Onion
  • Parsley
  • Oregano
  • Kohlrabi*
  • Florence Fennel*
  • Endive*
  • Rosella
  • Swiss Chard
  • Sunflowers
  • Sweet Corn
  • Beans
  • Capsicum
  • Chilli
  • Cucumber
  • Eggplant
  • Okra
  • Pumpkin
  • Tomato (Frost Free Only)
  • Zucchini
  • Beetroot
  • Radish
  • Turnips
  • Swedes

*Plant as seeds only


Note: this list is to be used as a guide only, always check your seed packs for instructions



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