Plant cool-season cabbages with a border of fancy-leaved lettuce for colour.
All zones: Beetroot, broccoli, cabbage, carrot, cauliflower, English spinach, lettuce, parsnip, peas, radish, silverbeet.
Zones 2-6: Broad bean, Brussels sprouts, Chinese cabbage, onion, peas, spinach.
Zones 7-8: Beans and root crops. In tropical areas, capsicum, cucumber, eggplant, potato.