Tennessee: Vegetable Planting Calendar


Tennessee: Vegetable Planting Calendar
From the website of Urban Farmer.
http://www.ufseeds.com/Tennessee-Vegetable-Planting-Calendar.html

Planting vegetable seeds or transplants at the correct time is important for getting the most out of your garden. Knowing your first and last frost dates will help you start your vegetable seeds at the right time.


Tennessee is in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-8.






Tennessee Last & First Frost Dates
City
Last Frost Date
First Frost Date
Chattanooga
4/18
10/19
Franklin
4/29
10/7
Kingsport
4/29
10/7
Knoxville
4/9
10/23
Martin
4/21
10/13
Memphis
4/8
10/27
Nashville
4/16
10/14
Tullahoma
4/21
10/8
Union City
4/20
10/6
*Based on statistics there is a 10% chance that frost will occur before or after these dates. Watch your local weather for more accurate dates.

Tennessee on average has approximately 190 days between the last and first frost. Use the planting schedules below for planning when to plant tomatoes, peppers and more. 

See the charts below for the month to plant and how long to harvest.

Zone 5 Planting Schedule

Zone 6 Planting Schedule

Zone 7 Planting Schedule

Zone 8 Planting Schedule



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