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Garden Timelines

Planting in February:
  • Green onion bunch (transplant)
    MODERATE to SLOW 80 days to mature = ready in April/May
  • Radish seed tape (made by 4th graders for Kinder)
    QUICK 25-40 days to mature = ready in mid to late March
    Radishes (seeds for 1st & 2nd graders)
    QUICK 25-40 days to mature = ready in mid-late March
Planting in March:
  • Sugar Snap Peas (transplant)
    MODERATE 45-60 days to mature = ready in late April/early-May
  • Lima Bean Poles (plants)
    MODERATE to SLOW 75-85 days to mature = ready in late-May
  • Banana Peppers (plants)
    MODERATE 60-80 days to mature = ready in late May
  • Shisedo Peppers (plants)
    MODERATE 60-80 days to mature = ready in late May
  • Bell Peppers (plants)
    MODERATE 60-80 days to mature = ready in late May
  • Zucchini/Squash (plants)
    QUICK to MODERATE 30-60 days to mature = ready in late April- early May
  • Cherry tomatoes (plants)
    MODERATE 60-80 days to mature = ready in late May

    Source: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Vegetable Planting Guide/Texas Master Gardeners
 
Get ready to garden!  Our Fall 2015 crops are:
  • Broccoli (transplant); 55-80 days to maturity
  • Cauliflower (transplant); 75-85 days to maturity
  • Brussel Sprouts (transplants); 80-90 days to maturity
  • Butter Lettuce (transplant); 60-80 days to maturity
  • Beets (seeds); 50-60 days to maturity
  • Carrots (seeds); 70-80 days to maturity