Going to try out this advice tomorrow.
Read this post if your having trouble with parsnips!
I love growing parsnip but the fact it takes weeks to germinate is so frustrating. You are left wondering whether it is still waiting to pop or has it died off, is there a problem, or worse (if you forget to mark it up) you forget where it was sown! This leads to random plants coming up in a few weeks time along with something else you have planted, not an ideal situation.
However I have learn’t a solution from my Grandad that solves all of these problems and I was amazed to see Monty Don use the same technique in Gardeners World this week! Thought for those that don’t have it broadcast or missed it I would share it. He would create a drill for his parsnips, sow about 2/3 seeds every 4 inches and in the same row sow his radish seeds. Parsnips take at least 5…
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