Fall Mix
Cover Crop Seed
$6.00

A multipurpose cover crop blend that is sowed in fall! This wonderful blend will help with nitrogen fixation, adding organic matter and weed suppression.

Bird and Butterfly Blend
Wildflower Seed
$6.00

Turns your backyard into a refuge for winged beauties. These are the best most widely adapted flowers to attract many species of butterflies and birds.

Out of stock
Music
Garlic Bulbs
$12.00

A “Garlic Lovers” garlic! This garlic is prized for it’s mild flavor and ease of peeling.

Chesnok Red
Garlic Seed
$10.00

A fantastic garlic holds its shape and flavor well when cooked. Stores well. Regarded by some as the best all around garlic variety. Beautiful color.

$12.00

A gourmet best-selling garlic for home gardens! Excellent classic rich flavor. Outer wrapper varies in color, from a rich cream to deep purple stripes.

 

Louisiana: Vegetable Planting Calendar

Louisiana Zone Hardiness Map

Planting vegetable seeds or transplants at the correct time is important to 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.
Louisiana is in USDA plant hardiness zones 8-9.
Louisiana Last & First Frost Dates
City Last Frost Date First Frost Date
Alexandria 2/27 11/23
Baton Rouge 2/27 11/23
Bossier City 3/10 11/17
Kenner 2/17 12/11
Lafayette 2/25 11/24
Lake Charles 3/1 11/21
Metairie 2/21 12/9
Monroe 3/24 11/8
New Orleans 2/21 12/9
Shreveport 3/10 11/17

*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.

Louisiana on average has approximately 250 days between the last and first frost. Using the planting schedules below will help you get the most out of your garden.

 

Zone 8 Planting Schedule
Zone 8 Louisiana Garden Schedule
 
Zone 9 Planting Schedule
Zone 9 Louisiana Planting Schedule