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Celery Information



Apium graveolens

An Autumn harvesting shoot crop. Essential in salads and one of the main three stock vegetables (Celery, carrot, and onion)

Moon Planting Type: Leafy

Soil Type: Any Soil

Aspect: South-facing

Light: Full Sun

Hardiness: Not Hardy

Moisture: Well-drained

pH: Acid (6.5 - 5.5)



Celery Growing Notes


Traditionally sown in trenches and then earthed up to blanch the stems. but you can buy self blanching varieties. Sow under glass in early to mid spring and plant out in a trench 30cm deep and 50cm between rows..

Pruning & Thining


Keep in the ground until required, and protect from hard frosts.

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