Rocket,salad rocket or Arugula to give it its most common names is a herb that actually prefers to grow in the cooler months and is really productive in Spring and Autumn and is much less likely to bolt and run to seed than it will during the height of Summer.
The real reason to grow sweetcorn is that until you do its hard to imagine just how wonderful it is quite simply covered in butter as it coverts sugars very quickly after picking
The latest sweetcorns have shorter growing seasons but its still much better to start then off undercover
HOW TO USE GREEN MANURE TO INCREASE SWEETCORN GROWTH
April really is one of the busiest months in the vegetable garden lots of things need sowing now not just for the summer but next Autumn and Winter.If you haven’t already sown you hot Chillies its a little late best to buy plants from a specialist.
If your sowing indoors make sure the compost is kept inside for a couple of days to warm up as well,and time to decide what method you are going to use to grow that summer favorite Tomatoes
You can also grow lots of Herbs from seed but for French Tarragon and named Mints again best to buy from a specialist
This month is also the perfect time to be sowing hardy Annual flowers as long as the soil is about 7 degrees(could you bare it on a bare Bum!!!) and i really recommend
The Higgledy Garden Seed Shop.
Franchi Seeds of Italy