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Fall Planting Time?

Post  Weatherkid on 8/14/2012, 11:00 am

Hey guys, I'm thinking that now is about time to plant fall crops such as lettuce, spinach, beets etc. Do you have any tips on when and how to plant?

thanks so much,

Weatherkid

p.s. I haven't been on here in a while, and looking at these pics and posts makes me want to come back Smile
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Re: Fall Planting Time?

Post  bakermtb on 8/14/2012, 1:18 pm

Page 259 of the ANSFG will give you a planting schedule for your fall crops.
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Post  Cincinnati on 8/14/2012, 1:45 pm

@Weatherkid wrote:... Do you have any tips on when and how to plant?.


http://www.thevegetablegarden.info/resources/planting-schedules

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Post  Dunkinjean on 8/20/2012, 8:55 pm

Well, yesterday I planted my fall crops (I know a little overanxious)...lol...since the heatwave finally gave way to much less heat and humidity. I planted spinach, peas, bush beans, 3 kinds of lettuce, carrots, beets and radishes. This is my 1st yr fall planting so I hope I do ok. Very Happy
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Post  CapeCoddess on 8/20/2012, 9:06 pm

I've been gingerly planting seeds for fall already. End July I planted peas, turnips, broccoli, cabbage & kohlrabi. All sprouted but the cabbage. The broccoli has been eaten down to little nubbin's. I also put in more carrots, beets & radishes.

This weekend I planted a few types of lettuces & spinach, pak choi, scallions and more carrots & radishes.

It's probably too early for the greens here but the weather turned so much cooler and I couldn't take the empty squares anymore.

AND I just built a new box so I can do it all again NEXT WEEKEND! carrot

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Post  Dunkinjean on 8/20/2012, 9:35 pm

Good for you CapeGoddess!
Let the planting begin.....
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Post  bakermtb on 8/21/2012, 9:33 am

Weatherkid
Since you live in Frederick MD you can try Sun Nursery in Lisbon. I got mine from them last week. Check and see if they still have them in stock.
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Post  gregrenee88 on 9/4/2012, 1:08 pm

@Weatherkid wrote:Hey guys, I'm thinking that now is about time to plant fall crops such as lettuce, spinach, beets etc. Do you have any tips on when and how to plant?

thanks so much,

Weatherkid

p.s. I haven't been on here in a while, and looking at these pics and posts makes me want to come back Smile

Hello Weatherkid!
We live on the other side of South Mtn. in Washington county. How long have you done SFG for?
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