Seeding Schedule 2005


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 name

spring seed

summer/fall seed

actual

See key below
coneflower, angustifolia 1

15-Feb

ageratum

25-Mar

12-Mar

butterfly weed (asclepias)

25-Mar

calendula (pot marigold)

25-Mar

15-Jul

12-Mar

columbine

25-Mar

15-Jul

coneflower, purpurea

25-Mar

15-Jul

delphinium

25-Mar

15-Jul

foxglove

25-Mar

15-Jul

gaillardia

25-Mar

15-Jul

lobelia, bedding

25-Mar

12-Mar

marjoram, sweet

25-Mar

1-Jun

oregano, Greek

25-Mar

parsley

25-Mar

1-Jun

petunia

25-Mar

sage, culinary

25-Mar

sage,ornamental (salvias)

25-Mar

shasta daisy

25-Mar

15-Jul

verbena

25-Mar

12-Mar

cabbage, Chinese, Napa

10-Apr

kale

10-Apr

15-Jul

broccoli, br sprouts, cabbage

20-Apr

carrot * sp

20-Apr

chamomile* sp

20-Apr

15-Jul

cilantro* sp

20-Apr

15-Jul

collards

20-Apr

dill * sp

20-Apr

lettuce, winter

20-Apr

1-May

morning glory *

20-Apr

nasturtium *

20-Apr

15-Jun

pansy, viola*

20-Apr

15-Jul

peas *

20-Apr

poppy, peony or California *

20-Apr

20-Oct

sorrel

20-Apr

15-Jul

spinach *

20-Apr

sweet pea *

20-Apr

cosmos

25-Apr

15-May

lettuce, summer

25-Apr

15-Jun

marigolds

25-Apr

15-May

sunflowers

25-Apr

15-May

tomatoes

25-Apr

zinnia

25-Apr

corn *

1-May

1-Jun

cucumbers

1-May

okra

1-May

squash, summer

1-May

tomatillos

1-May

beans * sp

15-May

cosmos*

15-May

greens, Asian, Tsai tsoi

1-Jun

15-Jul

black-eyed susan (rudbedia)

25-Mar

butterfly bush (buddleia)

25-Mar

sage, Russian

25-Mar

scabiosa, caucasica Fama (p)

25-Mar

pak choi (bok choy)

10-Apr

15-Jul

borage * sp

20-Apr

chives, onion, garlic

20-Apr

lemon balm

20-Apr

basil

25-Apr

bishop's flr (false queen ann lace) *

25-Apr

peppers

25-Apr

beets*

1-May

1-Jun

pumpkin

1-May

squash,winter

1-May

greens, Mizuna

15-Jul

spilanthes (toothache plant)
veronica
KEY
*=direct seed in garden
sp=succession plant
See Hardiness Map for your zone