Zone 9 – Vegetable Planting Calendar Guide

Zone 9 has a long growing season with hot summers. Most vegetable varieties will have no problem maturing before your first frost date. With a last frost date of March 1st and first frost date of December 15th. These dates will vary a week or two so it’s important to watch the weather before planting. Annual minimum temperature for zone 9 is 25ºF.
Zone 9 Hardiness Dates
Last Frost DateFirst Frost Date
March 1Dec 15

Use your last and first frost dates to calculate your planting schedules.

Using the planting schedule below will help you get the most out of your garden. Starting seeds indoors before your last frost date will give you a jump start on the growing season. Knowing when to transplant seedlings outdoors will help to maximize your harvest.

Your zone can see some hot weather! We have put together some HEAT TOLERANT VEGETABLES that will do great in your garden!

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Zone 9 Planting Schedule
Zone 9 Planting Schedule