Aconite, Winter aconite - Eranthis hyemalis
Bright buttercup yellow aconites flower in January, bringing little splashes of brightness to the often gloomy winter days. They prefer damp conditions in a sunny position but will tolerate partial shade such as under a tree that is yet to come into leaf.
Cultivars and varieties:
Eranthis hyemalis 'Guinea Gold'
Seeds to plant now:
Indoor or in a heated greenhouse
Aubretia, Rock cress, Aubrieta, Aubrietia
Basil, Sweet basil, Common basil
Beet, Beetroot, Chard
Beetroot, Garden beet
French bean, fine bean
Italian beetroot, Beetroot, Garden beet
Ornamental winter kale
Spinach, Summer spinach
Swiss chard, Ruby chard, Rhubard chard
Outside under cover