May Planting List

It’s warming up!

Continue planting heat loving Vegetables this month to prolong your harvest: Beans, Cucumber, Corn, Eggplant, Melon, Squash, Tomatoes and Watermelon.

May is the best month to plant Pumpkins for Halloween.

Along the coast we can continue to grow Lettuces and Arugula as well as our “Year Round Veggies”: Beets, Carrots, Chard, and Radish.


Basil, Cilantro, Chives, Chamomile, Oregano, Marjoram, Mints, Tarragon, Thyme, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage, Savory, etc.

Edible Trees: Plant Citrus and Avocados.

Add Subtropicals such as Pineapple Guava or Bananas.

Stone fruit (Peaches and Plums etc.) Apples, Persimmon, and other deciduous fruits may be planted now.

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Santa Barbara, CA 93111

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