Edibles to Sow Outdoors in May

If the soil is warm enough, sow direct into prepared beds.

A photo of Cabbage

Cabbage

Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Cabbages'

A photo of Cauliflowers

Cauliflowers

Brassica oleracea (Botrytis Group) 'Cauliflowers'

A photo of Brussel Sprouts

Brussel Sprouts

Brassica oleracea (Gemmifera Group) 'Brussel Sprouts'

A photo of Broccoli

Broccoli

Brassica oleracea var. italica (Italica Group)

A photo of Broccoli 'Green Sprouting'

Broccoli 'Green Sprouting'

Brassica oleracea (Italica Group) 'Green Sprouting'

A photo of Broccoli 'Purple Sprouting'

Broccoli 'Purple Sprouting'

Brassica oleracea (Italica Group) 'Early Purple Sprouting'

A photo of Cucumber

Cucumber

Cucumis sativus

A photo of Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi

Brassica oleracea (Gongylodes Group)

A photo of Sweet Fennel

Sweet Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare var. dulce

A photo of Runner Bean

Runner Bean

Phaseolus coccineus

A photo of Bean

Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

A photo of Kales

Kales

Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group) 'Kales'

A photo of Spinach

Spinach

Spinacia spp.

A photo of Tree Spinach

Tree Spinach

Chenopodium giganteum

A photo of Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard

Beta vulgaris (Cicla Group)

A photo of Mizuna

Mizuna

Brassica rapa ssp. nipposinica

A photo of Mispoona

Mispoona

Brassica rapa var. x nipposinica

A photo of Japanese Mustard Spinach

Japanese Mustard Spinach

Brassica rapa

A photo of Tatsoi

Tatsoi

Brassica rapa ssp. narinosa

A photo of Pea

Pea

Pisum sativum

A photo of Melon

Melon

Cucumis melo

A photo of Maize

Maize

Zea mays

A photo of Carrot

Carrot

Daucus carota ssp. sativus

A photo of Beetroot

Beetroot

Beta spp.

A photo of Swede

Swede

Brassica napus ssp. rapifera

A photo of Turnip 'Snowball'

Turnip 'Snowball'

Brassica rapa (Rapifera Group) 'Snowball'

A photo of Basil

Basil

Ocimum spp.

A photo of Coriander

Coriander

Coriandrum sativum

A photo of Salad chervil

Salad chervil

Anthriscus spp.

A photo of Dill

Dill

Anethum graveolens

A photo of Lovage

Lovage

Levisticum officinale

A photo of Garden Parsley

Garden Parsley

Petroselinum crispum

A photo of Sorrel

Sorrel

Rumex acetosa

A photo of Lettuce

Lettuce

Lactuca sativa

A photo of Rocket

Rocket

Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa

A photo of Land Cress

Land Cress

Barbarea verna

A photo of Purslane

Purslane

Portulaca oleracea

A photo of Corn salad

Corn salad

Valerianella spp.

A photo of Mixed Salad Leaves

Mixed Salad Leaves

A photo of Radish

Radish

Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. sativus

A photo of Borage

Borage

Borago officinalis

A photo of Comfrey

Comfrey

Symphytum officinale

A photo of Chives

Chives

Allium schoenoprasum

A photo of Corn Salad

Corn Salad

Valerianella locusta

A photo of Spring Onions

Spring Onions

Allium cepa 'Spring Onions'

A photo of Watercress

Watercress

Nasturtium officinale

A photo of Garden Cress

Garden Cress

Lepidium sativum