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2022 Planting Calendar: When to Start Vegetable Seeds | The Old Farmer's Almanac

Planting Calendar for Brinkley, AR

For the Almanac's fall and spring planting calendars, we've calculated the best time to start seeds indoors, when to transplant young plants outside, and when to direct seed into the ground.

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Planting Dates for Fall

On average, your first fall frost occurs on November 5 (at BRINKLEY, AR climate station).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Start Seeds Indoors by...Plant Seedlings Outdoors by...Start Seeds Outdoors by...
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Oct 1
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Sep 21
Bell PeppersFrost May 23Frost Jul 18N/A
BroccoliFrost Jul 25Frost Aug 22N/A
CabbageFrost Jul 15Frost Aug 12N/A
CantaloupesN/AN/AFrost Jul 8
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Sep 16
CauliflowerFrost Jul 25Frost Aug 22N/A
CeleryFrost May 14Frost Jul 23N/A
CornN/AN/AFrost Jul 28
CucumbersN/AN/AFrost Aug 2
EggplantsFrost May 23Frost Jul 18N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)N/AN/AFrost Sep 6
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Aug 2
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jun 12Frost Aug 7N/A
KaleFrost Aug 14Frost Sep 11N/A
KohlrabiN/AN/AFrost Sep 16
LettuceN/AN/AFrost Sep 26
OkraN/AN/AFrost Jul 28
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Aug 2
PeasN/AN/AFrost Sep 1
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Aug 22
PumpkinsN/AN/AFrost Jun 18
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Oct 1
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Oct 11
Sweet PotatoesFrost Jun 3Frost Jul 8N/A
Swiss ChardN/AN/AFrost Sep 26
TomatoesFrost May 28Frost Jul 23N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Sep 26
WatermelonsN/AN/AFrost Jul 8
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Jul 23
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Aug 7

Planting Dates for Spring

On average, your last spring frost occurs on March 27 (at BRINKLEY, AR climate station, elevation 183 feet).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Moon Based on Moon Dates
Start Seeds IndoorsPlant Seedlings
or Transplants
Start Seeds Outdoors
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Mar 13-27
Moon Mar 21-27
BasilFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Mar 27-Apr 17
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5
N/A
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Mar 13-Apr 3
Moon Mar 13-20
Bell PeppersFrost Jan 15-29
Moon Jan 21-29
Frost Apr 3-17
Moon Apr 3- 5
N/A
BroccoliFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Feb 26-Mar 20
Moon Feb 26-Mar 7
N/A
CabbageFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Feb 26-Mar 13
Moon Feb 26-Mar 7
N/A
CantaloupesFrost Feb 26-Mar 5
Moon Feb 26-Mar 5
Frost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
N/A
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Feb 19-Mar 5
Moon Feb 19
CauliflowerFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Feb 26-Mar 20
Moon Feb 26-Mar 7
N/A
CeleryFrost Jan 15-29
Moon Jan 21-29
Frost Apr 3-17
Moon Apr 3- 5
N/A
ChivesN/AN/AFrost Feb 26-Mar 5
Moon Feb 26-Mar 5
Cilantro (Coriander)N/AN/AFrost Mar 27-Apr 10
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5
CornN/AN/AFrost Apr 10-May 1
Moon Apr 19-May 1
CucumbersFrost Feb 26-Mar 5
Moon Feb 26-Mar 5
Frost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
N/A
DillN/AN/AFrost Mar 27-May 1
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5, Apr 19-May 1
EggplantsFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)Frost Jan 1-15
Moon Jan 1- 6
Frost Feb 5-26
Moon Feb 5, Feb 20-26
N/A
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Apr 3-24
Moon Apr 3- 5, Apr 19-24
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jan 15-29
Moon Jan 21-29
Frost Apr 3-17
Moon Apr 3- 5
N/A
KaleFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Feb 26-Mar 20
Moon Feb 26-Mar 7
N/A
KohlrabiFrost Feb 12-26
Moon Feb 20-26
Frost Mar 5-13
Moon Mar 5- 7
N/A
LettuceFrost Feb 12-26
Moon Feb 20-26
Frost Mar 13-Apr 10
Moon Mar 21-Apr 5
N/A
OkraN/AN/AFrost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
OnionsN/AN/AFrost Feb 26-Mar 20
Moon Mar 8-13, Mar 14-20
OreganoFrost Jan 15-Feb 12
Moon Jan 21-Feb 5
Frost Mar 27-Apr 17
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5
N/A
ParsleyN/AN/AFrost Feb 26-Mar 13
Moon Feb 26-Mar 7
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Mar 5-27
Moon Mar 8-20
PeasN/AN/AFrost Feb 12-Mar 5
Moon Feb 20-Mar 5
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Mar 20-Apr 10
Moon Mar 20, Apr 6-10
PumpkinsFrost Mar 5-20
Moon Mar 5- 7
Frost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
N/A
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Jan 29-Feb 19
Moon Feb 6-19
RosemaryFrost Jan 15-29
Moon Jan 21-29
Frost Apr 3-24
Moon Apr 3- 5, Apr 19-24
N/A
SageFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Mar 27-Apr 10
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5
N/A
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Feb 12-Mar 5
Moon Feb 20-Mar 5
Sweet PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Apr 17-May 1
Moon Apr 17-18
Swiss ChardFrost Feb 12-26
Moon Feb 20-26
Frost Mar 5-13
Moon Mar 5- 7
N/A
ThymeFrost Jan 15-Feb 12
Moon Jan 21-Feb 5
Frost Mar 27-Apr 17
Moon Mar 27-Apr 5
N/A
TomatoesFrost Jan 29-Feb 12
Moon Jan 29-Feb 5
Frost Apr 3-24
Moon Apr 3- 5, Apr 19-24
N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Feb 26-Mar 20
Moon Mar 8-13, Mar 14-20
WatermelonsFrost Feb 26-Mar 5
Moon Feb 26-Mar 5
Frost Apr 10-24
Moon Apr 19-24
N/A
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Apr 10-May 8
Moon Apr 19-May 5
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Apr 10-May 8
Moon Apr 19-May 5