Texas: Vegetable Planting Calendar

Texas 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.
Texas is in USDA plant hardiness zones 6-9.
Download Icon Learning Download: Growing in Texas
Texas Last & First Frost Dates
CityLast Frost DateFirst Frost Date
Corpus Christi2/112/21
El Paso3/2411/8
Fort Worth3/2111/14
San Antonio3/2011/12

*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.

Texas 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 6 Planting Schedule
Zone 6 Texas Garden Schedule
Zone 7 Planting Schedule
Zone 7 Texas Garden Schedule
Zone 8 Planting Schedule
Zone 8 Texas Garden Schedule
Zone 9 Planting Schedule
Zone 9 Texas Garden Schedule