Edibles to Sow Outdoors in April

If the soil is warm enough, get an early start on the growing year by direct sowing these into prepared beds.

A photo of Artichoke

Artichoke

Cynara scolymus

A photo of Beetroot

Beetroot

Beta vulgaris

A photo of Broad Bean

Broad Bean

Vicia faba

A photo of Broccoli

Broccoli

Brassica oleracea var. italica (Italica Group)

A photo of Brussel Sprouts

Brussel Sprouts

Brassica oleracea (Gemmifera Group) 'Brussel Sprouts'

A photo of Cabbage

Cabbage

Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Cabbages'

A photo of Carrot

Carrot

Daucus carota ssp. sativus

A photo of Cauliflowers

Cauliflowers

Brassica oleracea (Botrytis Group) 'Cauliflowers'

A photo of Swiss Chard 'Green Lucullus'

Swiss Chard 'Green Lucullus'

Beta vulgaris (Cicla Group) 'Green Lucullus'

A photo of Chicory 'Pan Di Zucchero'

Chicory 'Pan Di Zucchero'

Cichorium intybus 'Pan di Zucchero'

A photo of Endive

Endive

Cichorium endivia

A photo of Jerusalem Artichoke

Jerusalem Artichoke

Helianthus tuberosus

A photo of Kohlrabi's

Kohlrabi's

Brassica oleracea (Gongylodes Group)

A photo of Leek

Leek

Allium porrum

A photo of Lettuce

Lettuce

Lactuca sativa

A photo of Pea

Pea

Pisum sativum

A photo of Second Early Potatoes

Second Early Potatoes

Solanum tuberosum (Second Earlies Group)

A photo of Radish

Radish

Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. sativus

A photo of Spinach

Spinach

Spinacia oleracea

A photo of Welsh Onion

Welsh Onion

Allium fistulosum

A photo of Swede

Swede

Brassica napus ssp. rapifera

A photo of Sweetcorn

Sweetcorn

Zea mays

A photo of Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard

Beta vulgaris (Cicla Group)

A photo of Turnip 'Snowball'

Turnip 'Snowball'

Brassica rapa (Rapifera Group) 'Snowball'

A photo of Main Crop Potatoes

Main Crop Potatoes

Solanum tuberosum (Main Crop Group)

A photo of Kales

Kales

Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group) 'Kales'

A photo of Pak Choi

Pak Choi

Brassica rapa var. chinensis

A photo of Pepper

Pepper

Capsicum annuum