Broccoli                                                      Kohlrabi                         Rhubarb

Brussels sprouts                                         Kale                                Salsify

Cabbage                                                     Leek                                Sea-kale

Carrot                                                        Lettuce                           Spinach

Cauliflower                                                 All Onions                       Turnip Celery

Date-tables Vegetable-gardeners planting-table (U. S. Dept. Agric.)

See also separate table of distances on p. 119.

Planting Tables Part 4 82

Usual planting dates for field crops (Cyclo. Amer. Agric.)

 

Maritime Provinces

Quebec l

New England

Central New York

Georgia and Alabama

Indiana

(Lafayette)

Alfalfa ....

May 10-July

May

May-July

May-Aug. 15

Feb. 20-Mar., October

April-August

Artichoke . . .

------

May

----------

May, June

March

-------

Asparagus . . .

------

May

April

-------------

Feb., March, Nov.20-Dec.10

April 15

Barley ....

May

May, June

April, May

April, May 15

Sept. 20-Oct.

April 1

Beans ....

June 1-15

May 15-30

May

May 15-June 25

April-June

May 20

Broom-corn

---------

May 15-30

May 15-25

--------

April, May

May 20

Buckwheat .

June

May-July

June 1-20

June 15-July 5

March 15-30

June 1

Cabbage ....

May 1-15

Hotbed April

March-June 15

May

Jan.-March 2

Apr. 10-June 1

Carrot ....

May

May

May

May

Mar. 20-April

April 15

Clover ....

May

May

Mar. 15-Sept. 1

March-August

Mar., Sept., Oct.

Feb.-April

Cotton ....

------

-------

----------

----------

Mar. 20-May 15

--------

Cowpea ....

--------

----------

May 15-June 1

May 15-June 25

May-August 1

May 15-25

Field-pea ....

May

May

March 15-May

April-June

Feb., April

April 1

Flax 3.....

May

May

------------

--------

-----

--------

Kafir.....

--------

---------

-------------

May

April-June

May 20

Kohlrabi ....

-------

Hotbed April

April

May

March

April 15

Lespedeza

----------

-------

---------

-------

March 1-15

--------

Lupine ....

--------

May

April-May 12

May

March

--------

Maize ....

May 20-June 1

May, June

May 10-June 10

May

March-July 1

May 1-20

Mangels ....

May 1-20

May

April 15-May 20

May

March, Aug. 1

May 1-20

Melilotus . . .

---------

May

July

March-Sept.

Feb., March

---------

Millet ....

June

May-July

May 10-June 20

May 15-July 10

April-July

June 1

1  District of Quebec; District of Montreal about twelve days earlier.

2 Transplanting.

• For others, see article on flax.

Planting Tables Part 4 83

Usual planting dates for field crops — Continued

 

Wisconsin

Manitoba

Missouri (Columbia)

Oklahoma

New Mexico

Colorado

Montana 1

Alfalfa . .

April 10-July 1

May 15-June 1

Apr. 15-May 15 Aug. 15-Sept.l5

Mar. 15-May 15 Aug. 15-Oct. 1

March, April, Aug. 15-Oct. 1

Mar. 15-Apr. 20

Apr. 15-May 10

Artichoke

May, June

May 18

April 1-30

---------

-------

April

-------

Asparagus .

--------

Shoots May 6

Mar. 20-May 1

---------

-------

April

May 15

Barley . .

April 10-25

May 10-25

Mar. 20-Apr. 10

Feb. 15-Mar. 15

----------

March 15-30

May 5

Beans . .

May 10-30

June 11

April 15-mid-summer

---------

------------

May 15-June 1

May 20

Broom-corn .

-------

---------

May 10-25

April 1-May 15

April, May

May 15

April 10

Buckwheat .

June 20-July 10

May 1

Not grown

--------

---------

June 15-July

--------

Cabbage . .

Tr. May 15-30

April 25

Mar. 15- July 15

Apr. 1-June 1

-------

April 15

May 20

Carrot . .

Apr.25-May 15

May 7-16

Mar. 20-Apr. 15

---------

------

April 1-15

May 1

Clover . .

Apr.l5-May 10

May 15-June 1

Feb. 1-Apr. 1

---------

------

Mar. 15-Apr. 20

May 10

Cotton . .

--------

------

June 1-10

Apr. 15-May 15

---------

-------

--------

Cowpea . .

May 20-31

June 11

June 1-July 10

May 15-JuIy 15

Spring and summer

June 15

-----------

Field-pea

April 20-30

May 4-8

Mar. 1-April 1

March 1

March-June

April 1

May 1

Flax 2 . . .

-------

May 16-June 15

--------

---------

--------

----

April 10

Kafir

---------

------

May 1-25

April 1-July 1

March-June

May 15

April 10

Kohlrabi

------

------

Mar. 1-April 30

-----------

-------

April 15

---------

Lespedeza .

--------

-------

---------

---------

----

------

-------

Lupine . .

--------

--------

---------

-----------

----------

Mar. 15-April

--------

Maize . .

May 15-30

May 21-June 1

May 1-25

Mar. 15-June 15

April, May

May 15

May 12

Mangels . .

May 1-15

May 16

May 5

April 1-May 1

May, June

April 15

May 1

Planting Tables Part 4 84

1 For irrigated crops: for non-irrigated crops, as soon after March 25 as conditions allow.

Usual planting dates for field crops — Continued

 

Arizona 1 (Phoenix)

Nevada

California

Oregon

Washington

Alaska

Alfalfa ....

Jan., Feb., Sept. 20-Nov. 10

March-August

October-Feb.

March-May 15

Apr. 20-May 15

 

Artichoke . . .

   

Dec-March

March-May 15

April 1-May 1

 

Asparagus . . .

Jan .-March, Oct., Nov.

 

Dec, January

March-May 15

Mar. 10-May 15

 

Barley ....

Sept.-March 1

April

Dec-March

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec

April 20

May 1-15

Beans ....

March-April 15, Aug. 15-Sept. 15

May 20

April, May

March-May 15

April 25-May 25

 

Broom-corn . .

 

April 20-May 20

April, May

May 15-June 1

May 10-20

 

Buckwheat .

 

May 1-10

May

March-May 15

May 10-20

May 10

Cabbage . . .

Tr. Jan., Feb.,

Sept. 15, Oct. 20

May 15

Sept.-April

March-May 15,

Oct.-Dec.

Mar. 15-Apr. 1

(under glass)

 

Carrot ....

Jan., Feb.,

May 15

Sept.-April

March-May 15

April 15-May 15

May 1

 

Aug. 20-Oct. 15

         

Clover ....

 

March, April

April, May, Oct.-Feb.

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

Mar., Apr., Sept.

April 1

Cotton ....

April

 

April, May 2

     

Cowpea ....

April-August

 

April, May

     

Field-pea . .

Jan., Feb., Aug. 20-Nov. 20

April, May

Sept.-May

March-May 15

Mar. 15-May 15

April 15

Flaxs .....

 

May 1-20 (not grown)

Dec-April

March-May 15

May 1-15

May 1

Kafir.....

 

April 20-May 10 (not grown)

April-June

March-May 15

May 1

 

Kohlrabi . . .

April-June

May 15

Dec-April

March-May 15

May 15-April 1 (under glass)

Tr. June 1

Lespedeza . . .

           

Lupine ....

   

October-Feb.

March-May 15

April 15-May 1

 

Maize ....

Feb. 20-Mar. 15, July 10-Aug. 5

April 20-May 20

April, May

March-May 15

May 1-15

 

Mangels ....

--------

April 15-May 15

October-June

March-May 15

April 1-June 1

April 15

Melilotus . . .

-

-----

----

March-May 15

March-May

-------

Millet ....

August

Early April

April, May

May 15-June 1

---------

--------

Oats.....

October-Dec.

Early April

Dec-April

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

April 10

April 20-May 15

Parsnip ....

------

May 15

April, May

March-May 15

April 1-May 1

April 15

Peanut ....

--------

-----

April, May

-------

----------------

-----

Potato ....

Jan. 15-Feb. 15, Aug. 20-Sept. 10

April 15-May 15

Sept.-May

March-May 15

April 1-May 1

May 1

Pumpkin . . .

March-June

May 10

April, May

May 15-June 1

May 1-15

-----

Rape.....

--------

Early April (not grown)

-------

March-August

April 1-June 1

May 1

Rice.....

------

----

-------

------

--------

--------

Rutabaga . . .

--------

May 1-10

Sept.-April

March-May 15

May 1-June 1

Apr. 15-May 15

Rye.....

--------

Feb.-April, Sept.-Nov.

Dec.-Feb.

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

Mar., Apr., Sept.

Winter, July; Spring, May 1

Sainfoin ....

---------

-------

-----

March-May 15

----

------

Sorghum

May, June

April 20-May 10

April-June

March-May 15

May 1-15

--------

Soybean ....

--------

-----

Feb.-April

May 15-June 1

April 1

-------

Squash ....

Mar., June, Aug.

May 20

April, May

May 15-June 1

May 1-20

--------

Sugar-beet . . .

Jan. 15-Feb. 28, Sept. 20-Oct. 10

April 20-May 10

Jaunary-May

March-May 15

May 1

---------

Sugar-cane . . .

-------

------

-------

--------

May 1-15

-------

Sweet-potato . .

March-May

------

May

-------

May 1-15

--------

Timothy . . .

---------

March, April

April, May 4

October-Dec.

Mar., Apr., Sept.

-----

Tobacco ....

-----

----

Sept.-May

March-May 15

March 20 (under glass)

-------

Turnip ....

Jan., Feb., Aug.-Oct.

May 15

Sept.-May

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

April-June

April-July 31

Vetch.....

-------

---

Sept.-Feb.

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

April-Sept.

----

Wheat ....

-----------

Early April

Dec.-March

March-May 15, Oct.-Dec.

Feb.-April, Aug., Sept.

Winter, July; Spring, May 1