1. Pick your climate zone from the list What is my climate zone?
  2. Print out this page, go and get some seed, and get planting...
  3. Optionally subscribe to get free email reminders of what to plant each month
Artichokes (Globe) Plant in garden. Harvest from January
Basil Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Beetroot
(also Beets)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Broccoli Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Cabbage Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Capsicum
(also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Cardoon Plant in garden. Harvest from January
Carrot Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Cauliflower Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Chicory
(also Witloof, Belgian endive)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Chives
(also Garden chives)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Collards
(also Collard greens, Borekale)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Coriander
(also Cilantro, Chinese parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Cowpeas
(also Black eye peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Endive Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Fennel
(also Bronze fennel)
Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from July
Florence Fennel
(also Finocchio)
Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from July
French tarragon Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Horseradish Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Jerusalem Artichokes
(also Sunchoke)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Kale
(also Borecole)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Kohlrabi Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Leeks Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Lemon Balm
(also Sweet balm, Bee balm (USA))
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from July
Lettuce Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Luffa
(also Loofah, plant sponge)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from August
Marrow Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from August
Mint
(also Garden mint)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Mustard greens
(also gai choy)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Onion Plant in garden. Harvest from November
Oregano
(also Pot Marjoram)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Pak Choy
(also Pak choi)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Parsley
(also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Peas Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Potato Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Radish Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Rhubarb Plant in garden. Harvest from 12 months
Rocket
(also Arugula/Rucola)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Rockmelon
(also Canteloupe)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from July
Rosemary Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from 12 months
Sage
(also Common Sage)
Plant in garden. Harvest from 18 months
Salsify
(also Vegetable oyster)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Silverbeet
(also Swiss Chard or Mangold)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Snow Peas
(also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Spinach
(also English spinach)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Spring onions
(also Scallions, Bunching onions, Welsh onion)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Squash
(also Crookneck, Pattypan, Summer squash)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Summer savory
(also 'Bean Herb')
Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Thyme
(also Common thyme)
Plant in garden. Harvest from March
Tomato Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Turnip Plant in garden. Harvest from June
Winter Savory
(also Savory)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from June
Yam/Oka
(also Oca)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Zucchini
(also Courgette/Marrow, Summer squash)
Plant in garden. Harvest from June

Planting in May

Angelica Plant in garden. Harvest from 18 months
Asparagus Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from 24 months
Asparagus Pea
(also Winged bean)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Basil Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Beans - climbing
(also Pole beans, Runner beans, Scarlet Runners)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Beans - dwarf
(also French beans, Bush beans)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Beetroot
(also Beets)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Borage
(also Burrage, Bugloss)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Brussels sprouts Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Cape Gooseberry
(also Golden Berry, )
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Capsicum
(also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Carrot Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Celeriac Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Celery Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from September
Chicory
(also Witloof, Belgian endive)
Plant in garden. Harvest from October
Chilli peppers
(also Hot peppers)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Chinese cabbage
(also Wong bok, wong nga pak)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from August
Chives
(also Garden chives)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Collards
(also Collard greens, Borekale)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Coriander
(also Cilantro, Chinese parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Cowpeas
(also Black eye peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Cucumber Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Daikon
(also Japanese radish, Lo Bok)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Dill Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Eggplant
(also Aubergine)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Endive Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Fennel
(also Bronze fennel)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Florence Fennel
(also Finocchio)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
French tarragon Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Kale
(also Borecole)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Kohlrabi Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Leeks Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Lemon Balm
(also Sweet balm, Bee balm (USA))
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Lettuce Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Luffa
(also Loofah, plant sponge)
Start undercover in seed trays and plant out in 4-6 weeks. Harvest from September
Marrow Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Mint
(also Garden mint)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Mustard greens
(also gai choy)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
NZ Spinach
(also Warrigal greens)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Okra
(also Ladyfinger, gumbo)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Oregano
(also Pot Marjoram)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Pak Choy
(also Pak choi)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Parsley
(also curly leaf parsley or flat leaf (Italian) parsley)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Peas Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Potato Plant in garden. Harvest from October
Pumpkin Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Radish Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Rocket
(also Arugula/Rucola)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Rockmelon
(also Canteloupe)
Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Rosemary Plant out (transplant) seedlings. Harvest from 12 months
Salsify
(also Vegetable oyster)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Snow Peas
(also Sugar Peas, Mangetout, Chinese Peas)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Squash
(also Crookneck, Pattypan, Summer squash)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Strawberries (from seeds) Plant in garden. Harvest from 12 months
Strawberry Plants Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Summer savory
(also 'Bean Herb')
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Sunflower Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Sweet corn
(also maize)
Plant in garden. Harvest from September
Thyme
(also Common thyme)
Plant in garden. Harvest from March
Tomatillo Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Tomato Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Turnip Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Watermelon Plant in garden. Harvest from August
Winter Savory
(also Savory)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July
Zucchini
(also Courgette/Marrow, Summer squash)
Plant in garden. Harvest from July

Home | Vegetables and herbs to plant | Climate zones | About Gardenate | Contact us

This planting guide is a general reference intended for home gardeners. We recommend that you take into account your local conditions in making planting decisions. Gardenate is not a farming or commercial advisory service. For specific advice, please contact your local plant suppliers, gardening groups, or agricultural department. The information on this site is presented in good faith, but we take no responsibility as to the accuracy of the information provided.

Site design and development by Hutchinson Software