Updated: October 21, 2021

When to plant vegetables

Author: Chrissa Carlson, UME Healthy School Communities Coordinator

These calendars were created for Central Maryland. You will need to adjust the timeline for the western and eastern portions of Maryland by finding the average dates in your area at https://garden.org/apps/frost-dates/.

Frost/freeze dates

The number of frost-free growing days ranges from 150 in far Western Maryland to 225 on the Lower Eastern Shore. A wide range of warm and cool-season crops can be grown with planning and care.

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