Peaches and Cream corn is one of the sweetest and most tender corns ever developed that matures early for a quality bicolor and sweet flavor.
The sweet and tender Scarlet Nantes carrot is popular as a sweet baby, slicer, or fresh market variety that is enjoyed cooked or fresh.
Buttercrunch is a popular bibb type loose head lettuce that has sweet, high yielding thick green leaves and a small, tight head.
The California Wonder Pepper is a popular standard bell pepper that is widely adapted contains high amounts of vitamin A and C.
The Detroit Dark Red is the standard all-purpose heirloom beet and is by far the most popular beet for home gardens for its sweet taste.
California: Vegetable Planting Calendar
|City||Last Frost Date||First Frost Date|
|Anaheim||No Frost||No Frost|
|Chula Vista||No Frost||No Frost|
|Freemont||No Frost||No Frost|
|Huntington Beach||No Frost||No Frost|
|Irvine||No Frost||No Frost|
|Long Beach||No Frost||No Frost|
|Los Angeles||No Frost||No Frost|
|Oakland||No Frost||No Frost|
|Oxnard||No Frost||No Frost|
|San Diego||No Frost||No Frost|
|San Francisco||No Frost||No Frost|
|Santa Ana||No Frost||No Frost|
|Santa Clarita||No Frost||No Frost|
*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.
California on average has approximately 270 days between the last and first frost. Using the planting schedules below will help you get the most out of your garden.