Yellow Bush
Rose Seeds

Roses are a popular fixture in gardens. They look great along fence lines, next to houses and anywhere you need some extra color.

Scarlet Nantes
Carrot Seeds
$2.50 $1.75

Popular as a sweet baby, slicer, or fresh market variety.

Fall Mix
Cover Crop Seed

This wonderful blend will help with nitrogen fixation, adding organic matter and weed suppression.

$3.00 $2.00

One of the sweetest and most tender corns ever developed.

Lettuce Seeds
$2.25 $1.75

A popular bibb type lettuce that has sweet, high yielding leaves.


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