$3.00 $2.00

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.

Lettuce Seeds
$2.25 $1.75

Buttercrunch is a popular bibb type loose head lettuce that has sweet, high yielding thick green leaves and a small, tight head.

Scarlet Nantes
Carrot Seeds
$2.50 $1.75

The sweet and tender Scarlet Nantes carrot is popular as a sweet baby, slicer, or fresh market variety that is enjoyed cooked or fresh.

Spinach Seeds

The Bloomsdale spinach is such an attractive, tasty, and a popular garden standard spinach that produces large quantities of delicious leaves.

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Rosemary Seed

Rosemary is a very popular herb for its many uses, such as in potpourris and aromatherapy as well as flavoring many dishes!

Detroit Dark Red
Beet Seeds
$2.50 $1.75

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.

$2.50 $1.75

Blue Curled Scotch Kale is a compact plant with very tender, blue-green, crinkled leaves that are quite delicious, very cold hardy, and rich in vitamin A.

Bean Seeds
$2.50 $1.75

The Contender bean is a stringless bush bean that produces a huge yield of tender beans that have excellent flavor and very reliable.

Virginia: Vegetable Planting Calendar

Virginia 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.
Virginia is in 5-8 USDA plant hardiness zones.
 Learning Download: Growing in Virginia
Virginia Last & First Frost Dates
City Last Frost Date First Frost Date
Burkes Garden 6/3 9/15
Charlottesville 4/18 10/18
Lexington 5/14 10/1
Norfolk 4/6 10/31
Painter 4/29 10/16
Pennington 5/18 9/29
Richmond 4/27 10/13
Roanoke 4/29 10/5
Virginia Beach 4/10 11/2
Winchester 5/3 10/1

*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.

Virginia on average has approximately 160 days between the last and first frost. Using the planting schedules below will help you get the most out of your garden.

Zone 5 Planting Schedule
Zone 5 Virginia Garden Schedule
Zone 6 Planting Schedule
Zone 6 Virginia Garden Schedule
Zone 7 Planting Schedule
Zone 7 Virginia Garden Schedule
Zone 8 Planting Schedule
Zone 8 Virginia Garden Schedule