If I’m not with my family or engaged with my Clients, I am in my garden. March is a very busy month for Green Thumbs. The following checklist will come in handy for those of you who are eager to get planting.

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April Garden Checklist

Seed Outdoors this month:

Arugula
Asian greens
Asparagus
(crown)
Beets*
Broccoli*
Brussels sprouts
Cabbage (early
types)*
Carrots* 4/1
Cauliflower*
Celeriac* 4/15
Celery* 4/15
Chard*
Choi*
Cilantro*
Collards
Dill
Endive*
Fennel (bulbing)
Jer. Artichoke*
(tuber)
Kale
Kohlrabi*
Lettuce*
Mustard Greens
Peas 4/1
Potatoes (tubers)
Radicchio
Radish
Scallions
Sorrel
Spinach*
Turnips*

* Mid-Late April


Seed indoor Late April:

Basil
Cucumber
Melon
Pumpkin
Squash, summer
Squash, winter


Trees, Shrubs and Fruit
It is planting time for hardy trees, shrubs, and fruits!


Oregon on average has approximately 125 days between the last and first frost. The last frost is stated to occur on April 26th according to the USDA. Oregon is in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-9. So, if you are looking for specific planting dates, make sure to use the zones above as reference.