<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/269/when-do-i-grow-vegetables en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: When do I grow vegetables?]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/269/when-do-i-grow-vegetables?commentid=1438
You can find out the best time to grow any vegetable for your area by visiting the Get Your Garden Growing area on burpee.com. Here you will find a zip code planting chart: http://www.burpee.com/gygg/growingCalendarNoZipCode.jsp. In general though, you'll want to grow cool season crops like lettuce, carrot, radish, broccoli and cabbage early in the spring and later in the fall. These crops actually sweeten up when they are touched with a little bit of cool weather!! Warm season crops like tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, corn, cukes, beans and squash can't go in the ground until after frost or you'll risk losing the crop. - Chelsey Fields, Vegetable Horticulturist

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/269/when-do-i-grow-vegetables?commentid=1438 February 16, 2012