Category Archives: Growing Guide

Growing Instructions

  You can go to the seed rack and click on a pack to find growing instructions for that vegetable. There are several still missing and I’m working on them one by one, so keep stopping by. Seed Rack

Tomatoes

Sun Full pH 6.0-6.5 Ideal Range Maturity 50 – 100 days Soil Enjoys warm moist soil with an acidic pH. Planting Time Plant when there is no threat of frost. Start transplants 4-8 weeks before Spacing 2′ staked, 3′ unsupported. …

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Winter Squash

Sun Full pH 6.0-6.7 Ideal Range Maturity 85-110 days Soil Like light, loose, well drained, moist soil high in organic matter. Planting Time Plant seeds after last frost. Spacing Plant about 18 inches apart. Problems Bacterial Wilt – can be …

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Radishes

Sun Full pH 6.0-7.0 Ideal Range Maturity 25 days Soil Enjoys moist sandy stone free loam soil. Planting Time About 4 weeks before last frost date. Spacing About an inch apart. Problems Flea Beetles – Can be kept off by …

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Pole Beans

Sun Full pH 6.0-7.0 Ideal Range Maturity 60-75 days Soil Like light, loose, well drained, warm soil high in organic matter. Planting Time Plant after all threat of frost has passed until 12 weeks before last frost. Spacing Plant about …

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Peas

Sun Full pH 6.0-7.0 Ideal Range Maturity 60-75 days Soil Like light, loose, well drained, cool soil high in organic matter. Planting Time Plant weeks before last frost and again 8-12 weeks before last frost. Spacing Plant about 1 inch …

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Onions

Sun Full pH 6.0-6.5 Ideal Range Maturity Until July 21 Soil Enjoys moist sandy stone free loam soil. Planting Time About 4 weeks before last frost date. Start indoors about 8 weeks before. Spacing 1 inch apart, then thin and …

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