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By: Skyepony, 3:58 PM GMT on February 01, 2012


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When to plant what & how in Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama.

February brings North FL the 1st chance to plant a taste of summer. For SFL it's the last month to plant near most the remaining winter plants. Statewide, lazy gardeners may want to hold off on planting summer veggies suitable to their zones til more the end of the month. Some cold weather is expected, that would kill little corn unless it was well mulched in something like leaves raked from the lawn or in something that could be brought in. * means last month to plant.

North FL Plant cucumbers, eggplant, peppers, tomatoes- beets, Broccoli*, cabbage, Carrots, cauliflower*, celery, kale*, Kohlrabi, leek, lettuce, Mustard, bunching onions, parsley, snow peas, potatoes, radish & turnips.

Central FL Get out the summer seeds!!!..Plant~ All beans, cantaloupes, corn, cucumber, eggplant, peppers, sweet potatoes, pumpkin, all squash, tomatoes, watermelon, beets*, carrots, celery*, collards, leek, mustard, parsley, snow peas, potatoes*, radish & turnips*.

South FL Plant ALL beans, corn, cucumbers, eggplant, southern Peas, peppers, sweet potatoes, pumpkin, All squash, tomatoes, watermelon, beets*, carrots*, collards*, Kohlrabi*, bunching onions, Sweet peas*, radish, turnips*.

February 2012
27th-28th Fine For Planting Beans, Peppers, Cucumbers, Melons And Other Aboveground Crops, Where Climate Is Suitable.
29th Any Seed Planted Now Will Tend To Rot.
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Monday~ Chance of rain
Tuesday-friday~ warm, mostly dry.
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