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

Planting Calendar for Mountain View, 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 April 9 (at MTN VIEW, AR climate station, elevation 715 feet).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Moon Based on Moon Dates
Start Seeds IndoorsPlant Seedlings
or Transplants
Start Seeds Outdoors
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Mar 26-Apr 9
Moon Mar 26-Apr 5
BasilFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 9-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Mar 26-Apr 16
Moon Apr 6-16
Bell PeppersFrost Jan 28-Feb 11
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5
Frost Apr 16-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
BroccoliFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Mar 11-Apr 2
Moon Mar 21-Apr 2
N/A
CabbageFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Mar 11-26
Moon Mar 21-26
N/A
CantaloupesFrost Mar 11-19
Frost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
N/A
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Mar 4-19
Moon Mar 8-19
CauliflowerFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Mar 11-Apr 2
Moon Mar 21-Apr 2
N/A
CeleryFrost Jan 28-Feb 11
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5
Frost Apr 16-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
ChivesN/AN/AFrost Mar 11-19
Cilantro (Coriander)N/AN/AFrost Apr 9-23
Moon Apr 19-23
CornN/AN/AFrost Apr 23-May 14
Moon Apr 23-May 5
CucumbersFrost Mar 11-19
Frost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
N/A
DillN/AN/AFrost Apr 9-May 14
Moon Apr 19-May 5
EggplantsFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)Frost Jan 14-28
Moon Jan 21-28
Frost Feb 18-Mar 11
Moon Feb 20-Mar 7
N/A
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Apr 16-May 7
Moon Apr 19-May 5
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jan 28-Feb 11
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5
Frost Apr 16-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
KaleFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Mar 11-Apr 2
Moon Mar 21-Apr 2
N/A
KohlrabiFrost Feb 25-Mar 11
Moon Feb 25-Mar 7
Frost Mar 19-26
Moon Mar 21-26
N/A
LettuceFrost Feb 25-Mar 11
Moon Feb 25-Mar 7
Frost Mar 26-Apr 23
Moon Mar 26-Apr 5, Apr 19-23
N/A
OkraN/AN/AFrost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
OnionsN/AN/AFrost Mar 11-Apr 2
Moon Mar 11-20
OreganoFrost Jan 28-Feb 25
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5, Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 9-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
ParsleyN/AN/AFrost Mar 11-26
Moon Mar 21-26
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Mar 19-Apr 9
Moon Mar 19-20, Apr 6- 9
PeasN/AN/AFrost Feb 25-Mar 19
Moon Feb 25-Mar 7
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Apr 2-23
Moon Apr 6-18
PumpkinsFrost Mar 19-Apr 2
Moon Mar 21-Apr 2
Frost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
N/A
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Feb 11-Mar 4
Moon Feb 11-19
RosemaryFrost Jan 28-Feb 11
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5
Frost Apr 16-May 7
Moon Apr 19-May 5
N/A
SageFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 9-23
Moon Apr 19-23
N/A
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Feb 25-Mar 19
Moon Feb 25-Mar 7
Sweet PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Apr 30-May 14
Moon May 6-14
Swiss ChardFrost Feb 25-Mar 11
Moon Feb 25-Mar 7
Frost Mar 19-26
Moon Mar 21-26
N/A
ThymeFrost Jan 28-Feb 25
Moon Jan 28-Feb 5, Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 9-30
Moon Apr 19-30
N/A
TomatoesFrost Feb 11-25
Moon Feb 20-25
Frost Apr 16-May 7
Moon Apr 19-May 5
N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Mar 11-Apr 2
Moon Mar 11-20
WatermelonsFrost Mar 11-19
Frost Apr 23-May 7
Moon Apr 23-May 5
N/A
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Apr 23-May 21
Moon Apr 23-May 5, May 19-21
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Apr 23-May 21
Moon Apr 23-May 5, May 19-21

Planting Dates for Fall

On average, your first fall frost occurs on October 25 (at MTN VIEW, AR climate station).
CropFrost Based on Frost Dates
Start Seeds Indoors by...Plant Seedlings Outdoors by...Start Seeds Outdoors by...
ArugulaN/AN/AFrost Sep 20
BeetsN/AN/AFrost Sep 10
Bell PeppersFrost May 12Frost Jul 7N/A
BroccoliFrost Jul 14Frost Aug 11N/A
CabbageFrost Jul 4Frost Aug 1N/A
CantaloupesN/AN/AFrost Jun 27
CarrotsN/AN/AFrost Sep 5
CauliflowerFrost Jul 14Frost Aug 11N/A
CeleryFrost May 3Frost Jul 12N/A
CornN/AN/AFrost Jul 17
CucumbersN/AN/AFrost Jul 22
EggplantsFrost May 12Frost Jul 7N/A
Fava Beans (Broad Beans)N/AN/AFrost Aug 26
Green BeansN/AN/AFrost Jul 22
Jalapeño PeppersFrost Jun 1Frost Jul 27N/A
KaleFrost Aug 3Frost Aug 31N/A
KohlrabiN/AN/AFrost Sep 5
LettuceN/AN/AFrost Sep 15
OkraN/AN/AFrost Jul 17
ParsnipsN/AN/AFrost Jul 22
PeasN/AN/AFrost Aug 21
PotatoesN/AN/AFrost Aug 11
PumpkinsN/AN/AFrost Jun 7
RadishesN/AN/AFrost Sep 20
SpinachN/AN/AFrost Sep 30
Sweet PotatoesFrost May 23Frost Jun 27N/A
Swiss ChardN/AN/AFrost Sep 15
TomatoesFrost May 17Frost Jul 12N/A
TurnipsN/AN/AFrost Sep 15
WatermelonsN/AN/AFrost Jun 27
Winter SquashN/AN/AFrost Jul 12
ZucchiniN/AN/AFrost Jul 27