Seeding Schedule

 

Note: This schedule is based on our Zone 4-5 growing season. Check the Hardiness Zone map for your growing season, then add or subtract 30 days from your seeding schedule.

common

spring, indoors

actual

fall, ds*

germin

 

agastache

20-Apr

12-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

basil (sw, cinn, purp)

25-Apr

28-Apr

 

28-Apr

(cin)

beans * sp

15-May

 

 

 

 

beets*

1-May

 

1-Jun

 

 

broccoli, br sprouts, cabbage

10-Apr

1-May

20 Jun - 7 Jly

 

 

cabbage, Chinese, Napa

10-Apr

 

 

 

 

calendula (pot marigold)

25-Mar

14-Apr

15-Jul

 

 

cardinal climber

1-May

14-Apr

 

 

 

chamomile* sp

20-Apr

 

15-Jul

 

 

cilantro* sp

20-Apr

 

15-Jul

 

 

collards

20-Apr

 

 

 

 

cosmos*

15-May

28-Apr

 

30-Apr

 

cucumbers

7-May

 

 

 

 

dill * sp

20-Apr

 

 

 

 

foxglove

25-Mar

14-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

gaillardia

25-Mar

14-Apr

15-Jul

18-Apr

 

greens, Asian

1-Jun

 

15-Jul

 

 

greens, Mizuna

 

 

15-Jul

 

 

helenium, autumn beaut

20-Apr

13-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

kale/poc choi

10-Apr

 

1-Jun

28-Apr

(poc choi)

lettuce, summer

25-Apr

 

15-Jun

 

 

Lettuce,winter

20-Apr

13-Apr

1-May

18-Apr

 

lobelia, bedding

25-Mar

13-Apr

 

18-Apr

 

marigolds*

25-Apr

27-Apr

15-May

30-Apr

 

morning glory

1-May

 

 

 

 

nasturtium *

20-Apr

26-Apr

5-May

 

 

okra

1-May

 

 

 

 

parsley*

25-Mar

 

1-Jun

 

 

peppers (see next pg)

10-Apr

 

 

 

 

poppy, peony or California *

20-Apr

20-Apr

20-Oct

 

 

squash, summer

1-May

 

 

 

 

sunflowers

7-May

 

 

 

 

sweet annie

20-Apr

28-Apr

 

 

 

tomatoes

25-Apr

27-Apr

 

30-Apr

 

tomatillos

1-May

27-Apr

 

30-Apr

 

verbena

25-Mar

apr26*

 

 

 

zinnia

1-May

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

common name

spring seed indoors

actual

fall seed *=DS

Germin.

 

Peppers *

 

 

 

 

 

Pretty Purple (3)

 

6-Apr

 

13-Apr

 

Twilite (1)

 

6-Apr

 

15-Apr

 

habanero, or

 

6-Apr

 

13-Apr

 

ancho

 

6-Apr

 

 

 

thai

 

6-Apr

 

 

 

cherry

 

12-Apr

 

21-Apr

 

Hungarian

 

12-Apr

 

19-Apr

 

Hot Portugal

 

12-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

tepin TM

 

13-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

jalapeno

 

13-Apr

 

20-Apr

 

paper lantern (red hab)

 

13-Apr

 

 

 

serrano

 

14-Apr

 

19-Apr

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*reseeded most, apr 15