Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
seeds to plant in july Toplef10seeds to plant in july 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

seeds to plant in july I22gcj10seeds to plant in july 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]

Join the forum, it's quick and easy

Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
seeds to plant in july Toplef10seeds to plant in july 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

seeds to plant in july I22gcj10seeds to plant in july 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Square Foot Gardening Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:02 pm

» N&C Midwest: July 2021
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 5:27 pm

» What Have You Picked From Your Garden Today
by OhioGardener Yesterday at 1:01 pm

» Cucumbers
by yolos 7/23/2021, 4:38 pm

» Name that plant - the game
by Scorpio Rising 7/23/2021, 12:14 am

» JAM23 SFG in Illinois
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 3:44 pm

» Anyone grow okra?
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 3:38 pm

» New SGFer with nutrient deficient soil
by Hmgentry 7/22/2021, 10:22 am

» Greetings from Bangalore
by OhioGardener 7/22/2021, 10:17 am

» Potato growing
by MrBooker 7/22/2021, 4:51 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 1:53 am

» Square Foot Gardening Official YouTube channel
by SFGHQSTAFF 7/20/2021, 9:53 pm

» OhioGardener SFG
by OhioGardener 7/20/2021, 10:33 am

» Kyoto Red Carrot
by OhioGardener 7/20/2021, 9:04 am

» Slug Control with Nematodes
by OhioGardener 7/19/2021, 7:32 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by OhioGardener 7/19/2021, 9:26 am

» Compost fire?
by OhioGardener 7/17/2021, 3:52 pm

» Organic Home Growing Library
by OhioGardener 7/17/2021, 10:45 am

» thank you for all your help last year bkrieb
by bkrieb 7/17/2021, 1:12 am

» Message from Sanderson
by Scorpio Rising 7/15/2021, 8:10 am

» Good bug or bad bug on potato
by Scorpio Rising 7/14/2021, 5:12 pm

» Friday Rookie Topic: Carrots
by OhioGardener 7/14/2021, 12:06 pm

» Spoon Tomato
by sanderson 7/14/2021, 11:59 am

» Raising garlic
by Missed-Em 7/14/2021, 11:23 am

» Fishtell - 2021 SFG
by Fishtell 7/13/2021, 1:59 pm

» Walking stick kale
by Yardslave 7/12/2021, 10:37 am

» Starbucks for coffee grounds!
by yolos 7/9/2021, 10:39 pm

» Help, I killed my beans
by Yardslave 7/9/2021, 6:54 pm

» 2021 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson 7/9/2021, 2:50 am

» No production
by sanderson 7/6/2021, 3:41 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

seeds to plant in july

Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty seeds to plant in july

Post  mfiner9 7/7/2010, 8:22 pm

looking for suggestions of seeds to plant in july. so far planted some carrots. what else?
avatar
mfiner9

Posts : 6
Join date : 2010-03-05
Location : Zone 10, So. CA

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Hello!

Post  Megan 7/7/2010, 8:39 pm

Hi there, mfiner9! What area do you live in? That would be useful in making suggestions.


Last edited by Megan on 7/7/2010, 8:49 pm; edited 1 time in total
Megan
Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 54
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

http://novasquarefootgardener.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant

Post  trustinhart 7/7/2010, 8:44 pm

Hey Megan:

I'd be interested to know too. How are you surviving the heat?


Kari. Zone 7a, Crewe, VA
trustinhart
trustinhart

Female Posts : 165
Join date : 2010-05-24
Age : 62
Location : Zone 7 VA

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty zone 10

Post  mfiner9 7/7/2010, 8:53 pm

zone 10 in southern california. not much heat out here to speak of.
avatar
mfiner9

Posts : 6
Join date : 2010-03-05
Location : Zone 10, So. CA

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Chopper 7/7/2010, 9:35 pm

Here is what I have per Sunset Zone 18 - I am in Temecula area - I am guessing zone 9.
























JUL



JUL

Beans,
Bush


















Beans,
Pole


















Beets

















Carrots

















Corn

















Cucumber

















Lima
Beans


















Melons

















Peppers

















Squash,
summer


















Squash,
Winter


















Tomato
plants

















avatar
Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 66
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  PeggyC 7/8/2010, 8:18 am

Chopper, that chart is great! where did you get it? I'd love to find one for zone 4.

4 is spelled "frigid"

It would probably say "in zone 4 in July, don't plant anything, you might have snow next month--just shop at the grocery store."
PeggyC
PeggyC

Female Posts : 126
Join date : 2010-04-26
Location : Fort Worth, TX

http://www.craftycrofts.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Chopper 7/8/2010, 12:58 pm

@PeggyC wrote:Chopper, that chart is great! where did you get it? I'd love to find one for zone 4.

I forget where I got this chart - and I looked in all of my bookmarks! It wouldn't help you anyway as it was specific to southern California, I am sad to say. But I know I cut and pasted it into excel. There is a chart HERE that might be useful.

Basically I made the chart then I went to some sources that spoke to my particular climate and filled it in specific to what I deal with and deleted anything I had no intention of planting and added things that were not on the list.

After customizing it, I cut and pasted it into a word doc and added some other info I wanted handy - like how may plants per sf of each item so I didn't have to be running all over looking for it. It was an evening of research that has saved me all sorts of stress. Any changes I make. I make on the excel doc and then cut and paste again into the word doc.

Since gardening is year round here, I figured I needed it. It has been HUGE and I love it. It is worth the effort to put one together. One that included when to start plants indoors, frost dates, etc would be very useful. Were I to move to Massachusetts, I would do one for that climate too.

If you PM me with your email address I will send the excel doc.
avatar
Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 66
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Megan 7/8/2010, 6:06 pm

Okay, I feel stupid. All I see is a table with a bunch of green squares? :scratch:
Megan
Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 54
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

http://novasquarefootgardener.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Wyldflower 7/8/2010, 6:32 pm

@Megan wrote:Okay, I feel stupid. All I see is a table with a bunch of green squares? :scratch:
That's all I see, too (except for the one yellow square that says JULY)...
Wyldflower
Wyldflower

Female Posts : 530
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 70
Location : Colorado Springs, CO Zone 5b

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Chopper 7/8/2010, 6:43 pm

Very interesting. What it is is a grid for each month. Each square in the top row indicates the month. I have a separate grid for each month and I scroll through them to decide what to plant. It was easier for me to break them out month by month. The current month is highlighted at the top, but the green squares indicate each month the item can be planted.

Down the left hand column are veggies. Each veggie listed can be planted in July in Zone 18 in California. The list is as follows for whoever was asking: Beans, bush and pole, beets, carrots, corn, cukes, lima beans, melons, peppers, squash - summer and winter, tomato plants.

I use this to plan my boxes. It helps to know the whole planting time frame because if I have to make tough choices, I will know if I can plant later or if this is the last months I can plant a particular item.

I am not sure exactly what you are seeing so it is hard to explain, but I hope this helps.
avatar
Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 66
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  boffer 7/8/2010, 7:04 pm

Here's what I see

seeds to plant in july Choppe10
boffer
boffer

Male Posts : 7392
Join date : 2010-02-26
Age : 68
Location : yelm, wa, usa

http://boffer.us/

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Chopper 7/8/2010, 7:11 pm

OK, that is what I thought I had posted. Sorry if it doesn't make sense to people. My logic stream is often counter to others. Did anyone else see less than that?
avatar
Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 66
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty OK... that's what I see...

Post  Wyldflower 7/8/2010, 7:13 pm

.. but it didn't make sense until your post that explained that each column is one month.

More explanation would be good, though... are the dark green boxes things that you planted and are growing? and the light green is transplant? And does each column represent a month? and we're seeing what you have growing from Jan thru July (July being the only month in YELLOW, so that's the current month)?

Maybe I'm just not seeing it in my head the way you intend. 😢
Wyldflower
Wyldflower

Female Posts : 530
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 70
Location : Colorado Springs, CO Zone 5b

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Megan 7/8/2010, 7:15 pm

I saw what Boffer saw, but it confuses me. (Sorry, Chopper dear!)

Why do corn and cukes have 5 green squares for July, and Beets have 8.5? Are you planning how many squares you are going to plant? Or are you reading down the column under the July heading and seeing that all the squares are green, so every plant listed is OK to plant for your region???

What confuses me further is the Google doc you emailed me seems to have a different overall grid pattern for each month. Shouldn't it just be one same grid for the year (if I am reading this right) and you just read down the column for the month you are in??

Lydexics untie! Very Happy
Megan
Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 54
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

http://novasquarefootgardener.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Megan 7/8/2010, 7:38 pm

Just chatted with Chopper.

Source is here: http://www.digitalseed.com/gardener/schedule/vegetable.html

Read the column down under the July month title. Dark green is optimal for that zone for that month.
Megan
Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 54
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

http://novasquarefootgardener.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Chopper 7/9/2010, 12:17 am

I am sorry this ended up being so confusing. Megan provided the link
to where I got the original grid. I found it to hard to look at July
(as an example) and scroll down to see what grew then. By the time I
got to the bottom, I had forgotten what was on the top!

So I went a step further and using the same format - 12 months across
the top row, vegetable names down the left column and best planting
times by month - I broke it down month to month and deleted any
vegetables that could not be grown that month. This gives me an easy
view if I want to see what to plant in July or August or January or...
So, the Yellow July pertains to that column only. But I can also see
Jan-Dec at a glance for that veggie. So if I don't have room for
something in July, I can see if it is still OK to plant it in August
should I have room then.

If that doesn't make a good bedtime story, I don't know what does. Hope
this helps - or at least bores you enough to forget what the question
was.... seeds to plant in july Icon_smile
avatar
Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 66
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Wyldflower 7/9/2010, 11:31 am

what was the question?


... really, though, thanks Chopper, and Megan (for posting the link) ... this makes sense to me now. I'll be putting together something similar for my area (when I have a little time!)
Wyldflower
Wyldflower

Female Posts : 530
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 70
Location : Colorado Springs, CO Zone 5b

Back to top Go down

seeds to plant in july Empty Re: seeds to plant in july

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum