Growing Resources

The Farmers Almanac has a new gardening calendar for year-round growing. The calendar tells you when to sow indoors and plant in the ground, but also when to harvest – and is customized to the Washington DC area. You can also enter your e-mail address to receive planting reminders.

Calendar is available here : http://www.almanac.com/gardening/planting-dates/DC/Washington

Planting Calendar

Planting calendar key
Plant Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Beans
Beet
Broccoli
Brussels Sprouts
Cabbage (Summer)
Carrot
Cauliflower
Celery
Corn
Cucumber
Eggplant
Garlic
Kale
Leek
Lettuce
Melon
Okra
Onion
Parsnip
Peas
Pepper
Potatoes (Maincrop)
Pumpkin
Radish
Spinach
Squash (Summer)
Sweet Potato
Swiss Chard
Tomato
Watermelon