Planting Guide

Central Arizona Planting Guide 2016

This will help you plant your Arizona garden, plants and trees. The dates can be within a week before or after as a general rule of thumb. Our knowledgeable staff is always happy to answer any specific questions you have.

April
4 Snap Beans
Cantaloupe- last chance
11 Edemame- edible soy beans
Eggplant, Okra
Watermelon
Summer Squash
18 Sweet Potatoes, Radishes, Summer Squash
Cosmos, Sunflowers
Basil
May
2 Watermelon seed
Okra-Clemson (soak seed 12 hours)
9 Sage culinary
16 Sunflowers, Geraniums
30 Memorial Day Salvia
 Upgrade Fig Trees
June
6 Sunflowers
Celosia
Salvia
Corn- Mexican June
23 Zinnia
July
4 Watermelon- Charleston Gray
Pumpkins
Sunflowers
17 Winter Squash
Butternut Squash
Acorn Squash
Sweet Corn
Golden Cross Corn
Bantam Corn
25 Cantaloupe- Hale’s Best
Indian Corn
Pinto Beans
Squash
Zucchini (fall crop)
Peppers
August
1 Snap Beans
Cucumbers- Lemon (one crop before frost)
8 Cauliflower- Snowball (seed indoors)
20 Peas- Fall
September
5 Radishes
Carrots
Lettuces
Endives
Green Onions
Arugula
Fennel
12 Broccoli (T)
19 Leeks
Sugar Snap Peas
Scarlet Globe Radishes
26 Iris- bulbs, other winter growing bulbs
Hollyhocks
Potatoes
October
6 Beets- Early Wonder
Turnips
Kohlrabi
13 Garlic- Clovers (double row)
Wildflowers
Poppies
Hollyhocks
Calendula
Bachelor Buttons
20 Broccoli (T)
Cabbage
Cauliflower (T)
Lettuces
Radishes
Radichio
27 Onions- short type
Spinach
Greenhouse Tomatoes
Garlic- last set or cloves
Swish Chard
Chinese Cabbage (Bok Choy)
Rutabaga
Green Duke Broccoli (T)
Jade Cross Brussel Sprouts
Carrots
November
17 Sequoia Strawberries
Purple Top Turnips
Bloomsdale Spinach
24 Snowball Cauliflower (T)
Parsely
Cilantro
Dill
Fennel
Texas Ranger
Sophora
December
1 Detroit Dark Red Beets
8 Spinach Lettuces
15 Carrots
Cauliflower
2016  Schedule
January
12 Detroit Dark Red Beets (T & S)
Lettuces
Carrots
Swiss Chard
Turnips
19 Bareroot Trees:
Apples
Apricots
Peaches
Plums
Pecan
Almond
Walnut
Ash
Nectarines
Fig
Pomegranate
Mustards
Spinach
Green Onion
Kohlarbi
February
9 Hot Cap Peppers
Tomatoes
16 Eggplant
Sugar Baby Watermelon
Onion sets
Radishes
Lettuces
23 Sundance Sweet Corn
Lima Beans
Spinach
Globe Artichoke
Arugula
Cantaloupe
Sunflower
March
2 Eggplant
Big Jim Peppers
Tomatoes
Radishes
Winter Squash
Summer Squash
9 Cucumbers
Jicama
Green Onions
Pumpkins
Snap Beans
Watermelon (T & S)
16 Okra
Carrots
Lettuces
23 Sweet Potato
Fig Trees
Lime Trees
Sunflower
Basil

 

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One Response to Planting Guide

  1. Tina Milberger says:

    Brand new, have so much to learn.

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