Planting and harvesting times for garden vegetables (PDF)

This guide will help you schedule the planting of gardens so space may be utilized efficiently. Designed for central Iowa, dates for southern Iowa would be about 1 week earlier, for northern Iowa about 1 week later. For more information on planting a vegetable garden, see Pm-819, Planting a Home Vegetable Garden.


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  • Radishes
  • Lettuces
  • Onions
  • Peas
  • Spinach
  • Cabbages
  • Broccoli and cauliflower
  • Collards and kale
  • Potatoes
  • Turnips
  • Snap beans
  • Sweet corn
  • Lima beans
  • Tomatoes
  • Peppers and eggplants
  • Summer squashes
  • Cucumbers
  • Muskmelons
  • Watermelons

This article is available in PDF format. Click here to download it.

Published by: Iowa State University Horticulture Guide


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