Outdoor Planting Dates for Vegetables in Central Florida

Outdoor planting dates for vegetables in Central Florida. The Central Florida planting zone is the area of the state located between state roads 40 and 70.


Beets                                                                    Oct-Mar

Broccoli                                                                Aug-Jan

Brussels sprouts                                               Sept-Nov

Cabbage                                                              Oct-Nov

Carrots                                                           Oct-Mar

Cauliflower                                                   Oct-Jan

Celery                                                            Aug-Feb

Chinese cabbage                                        Oct-Jan

Collards                                                         Aug-Mar

Endive                                                           Jan-Feb; Sept

Kale                                                                Sept-Jan

Kohlrabi                                                         Oct-Mar

Leek                                                               Sept-Feb

Lettuce                                                           Sept-Mar

Mustard                                                          Sept-Mar

Onions, bulb                                                 Sept-Dec

Onions, bunch                                             Aug-Mar

Onions, multiplier                                        Aug-Mar

Parsley                                                           Oct-Feb

Peas, English                                               Sept-Mar

Potatoes                                                        Jan-Feb

Radish                                                           Sept-Mar

Spinach                                                         Oct-Nov

Strawberry                                                     Oct-Nov

Turnips                                                          Jan-Mar; Sept-No



Beans, bush                                                 Feb-Apr; Sept

Beans, pole                                                   Feb-Apr; Aug-Sept

Beans, lima                                                   Feb-Apr; Sept

Cantaloupes                                                 Feb-Apr

Corn, sweet                                                   Feb-Mar; Aug-Sept

Cucumbers                                                   Feb-Mar; Sept

Eggplant                                                        Jan-Mar; Aug-Sept

Okra                                                                Mar-Aug

Peas, Southern                                            Mar-Sept

Peppers                                                         Jan-Mar; Aug-Sept

Potatoes, sweet                                            Feb-June

Pumpkin                                                        Feb-Mar; Aug

Squash, summer                                         Feb-Mar; Aug-Sept

Squash, winter                                             Feb-Mar; Aug

Tomatoes                                                      Jan-Mar; Sept

Watermelon                                                  Jan-Mar; Aug