Parsley (Petroselinum crispum)
The parsley is a biennial condimentary plant
It is from the ombellifere family like the carrot
ROTATIONIt is grown in the leaf vegetable bed.
CULTIVATIONSeeds are sown in place in April to July during a waning crescent moon.
NEIGHBOURING PLANTSIt likes being near tomatoes, asparagus and onions.
It doesn't like being planted near lettuce.
DISEASES AND PARASITESMildew and rust are the principal maladies.
ADVICESoaking the seeds in warm water before planting speeds their germination.