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

Planting Calendar for England, 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 Spring

On average, your last spring frost occurs on March 28 (at KEO, AR climate station, elevation 229 feet).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Moon Based on Moon Dates
Start Seeds IndoorsPlant Seedlings
or Transplants
Start Seeds Outdoors
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Mar 14-28
Moon Mar 21-28
BasilFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Mar 28-Apr 18
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5
N/A
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Mar 14-Apr 4
Moon Mar 14-20
Bell PeppersFrost Jan 16-30
Moon Jan 21-30
Frost Apr 4-18
Moon Apr 4- 5
N/A
BroccoliFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Feb 27-Mar 21
Moon Feb 27-Mar 7, Mar 21
N/A
CabbageFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Feb 27-Mar 14
Moon Feb 27-Mar 7
N/A
CantaloupesFrost Feb 27-Mar 6
Moon Feb 27-Mar 6
Frost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
N/A
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Feb 20-Mar 6
CauliflowerFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Feb 27-Mar 21
Moon Feb 27-Mar 7, Mar 21
N/A
CeleryFrost Jan 16-30
Moon Jan 21-30
Frost Apr 4-18
Moon Apr 4- 5
N/A
ChivesN/AN/AFrost Feb 27-Mar 6
Moon Feb 27-Mar 6
Cilantro (Coriander)N/AN/AFrost Mar 28-Apr 11
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5
CornN/AN/AFrost Apr 11-May 2
Moon Apr 19-May 2
CucumbersFrost Feb 27-Mar 6
Moon Feb 27-Mar 6
Frost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
N/A
DillN/AN/AFrost Mar 28-May 2
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5, Apr 19-May 2
EggplantsFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)Frost Jan 2-16
Moon Jan 2- 6
Frost Feb 6-27
Moon Feb 20-27
N/A
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Apr 4-25
Moon Apr 4- 5, Apr 19-25
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jan 16-30
Moon Jan 21-30
Frost Apr 4-18
Moon Apr 4- 5
N/A
KaleFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Feb 27-Mar 21
Moon Feb 27-Mar 7, Mar 21
N/A
KohlrabiFrost Feb 13-27
Moon Feb 20-27
Frost Mar 6-14
Moon Mar 6- 7
N/A
LettuceFrost Feb 13-27
Moon Feb 20-27
Frost Mar 14-Apr 11
Moon Mar 21-Apr 5
N/A
OkraN/AN/AFrost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
OnionsN/AN/AFrost Feb 27-Mar 21
Moon Mar 8-20
OreganoFrost Jan 16-Feb 13
Moon Jan 21-Feb 5
Frost Mar 28-Apr 18
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5
N/A
ParsleyN/AN/AFrost Feb 27-Mar 14
Moon Feb 27-Mar 7
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Mar 6-28
Moon Mar 8-20
PeasN/AN/AFrost Feb 13-Mar 6
Moon Feb 20-Mar 6
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Mar 21-Apr 11
Moon Apr 6-11
PumpkinsFrost Mar 6-21
Moon Mar 6- 7
Frost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
N/A
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Jan 30-Feb 20
Moon Feb 6-19
RosemaryFrost Jan 16-30
Moon Jan 21-30
Frost Apr 4-25
Moon Apr 4- 5, Apr 19-25
N/A
SageFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Mar 28-Apr 11
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5
N/A
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Feb 13-Mar 6
Moon Feb 20-Mar 6
Sweet PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Apr 18-May 2
Moon Apr 18
Swiss ChardFrost Feb 13-27
Moon Feb 20-27
Frost Mar 6-14
Moon Mar 6- 7
N/A
ThymeFrost Jan 16-Feb 13
Moon Jan 21-Feb 5
Frost Mar 28-Apr 18
Moon Mar 28-Apr 5
N/A
TomatoesFrost Jan 30-Feb 13
Moon Jan 30-Feb 5
Frost Apr 4-25
Moon Apr 4- 5, Apr 19-25
N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Feb 27-Mar 21
Moon Mar 8-20
WatermelonsFrost Feb 27-Mar 6
Moon Feb 27-Mar 6
Frost Apr 11-25
Moon Apr 19-25
N/A
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Apr 11-May 9
Moon Apr 19-May 5
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Apr 11-May 9
Moon Apr 19-May 5

Planting Dates for Fall

On average, your first fall frost occurs on November 3 (at KEO, AR climate station).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Start Seeds Indoors by...Plant Seedlings Outdoors by...Start Seeds Outdoors by...
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Sep 29
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Sep 19
Bell PeppersFrost May 21Frost Jul 16N/A
BroccoliFrost Jul 23Frost Aug 20N/A
CabbageFrost Jul 13Frost Aug 10N/A
CantaloupesN/AN/AFrost Jul 6
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Sep 14
CauliflowerFrost Jul 23Frost Aug 20N/A
CeleryFrost May 12Frost Jul 21N/A
CornN/AN/AFrost Jul 26
CucumbersN/AN/AFrost Jul 31
EggplantsFrost May 21Frost Jul 16N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)N/AN/AFrost Sep 4
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Jul 31
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jun 10Frost Aug 5N/A
KaleFrost Aug 12Frost Sep 9N/A
KohlrabiN/AN/AFrost Sep 14
LettuceN/AN/AFrost Sep 24
OkraN/AN/AFrost Jul 26
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Jul 31
PeasN/AN/AFrost Aug 30
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Aug 20
PumpkinsN/AN/AFrost Jun 16
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Sep 29
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Oct 9
Sweet PotatoesFrost Jun 1Frost Jul 6N/A
Swiss ChardN/AN/AFrost Sep 24
TomatoesFrost May 26Frost Jul 21N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Sep 24
WatermelonsN/AN/AFrost Jul 6
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Jul 21
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Aug 5