Not sure what seeds you could be starting right now, or which transplants need to be set outside this season? Our regional planting guides take the guesswork out of garden planning! Click on your region below (right) to find out which garden plants need your attention right now.
Don't live in New England? Find garden planning information for your area.
For planting times specific to your zip code, check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Vegetable Garden Planner.
Good Reading About Your Region
Jenna Woginwrich, Farm Writer (online)
Report from a Small Town in Vermont, January 1974
Charlton City, Massachusetts, May 1977
Great Places You’ve Never Heard Of:
Bethel, Maine, August 2008
Ithaca, New York, August 2006
Blue Hill, Maine, August 2006
Battleboro, Vermont, August 2007
Cornwall, Connecticut, October 2009
Regional Gardening Resources
(click to state chapters)
Late Blight Management, University of Massachusetts
Vegetable Varieties for Maine Gardeners, University of Maine
Vegetable Gardening Resources, Cornell University
Center for Sustainable Agriculture, University of Vermont