what can i plant in the fall?

stefoodie(Z6 OH)August 19, 2004

besides garlic and lettuces?

thanks,

stef

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pslynch(9)

pumpkin, squash, radish.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2004 at 9:11PM
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ericwi

I have had success planting blueberry shrubs in the fall.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2004 at 10:08PM
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ksrogers(EasternMass Z6)

It may be too late, but peas planted in mid to late July for a fall harvest will do nicely. Broccoli will do well too.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2004 at 12:27AM
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seraphima(z4 AK)

Mache (corn salad), turnip greens, oriental veggies, spinach, chard. Grains like winter wheat.

Squash and pumpkins are hot weather crops that will not grow in the fall except in the farthest southern regions.

Transplant or divide rhubarb, chives, horseradish, mint.

Fall is the time to plant a stand of Jerusalem artichokes, and all the wintering onions; shallots, multiplier, etc.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2004 at 6:46PM
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stefoodie(Z6 OH)

just wanted to say a belated thanks to everyone who responded here. i did manage to plant some snow peas and got a few, but it mostly succumbed to the cold. hopefully
i'll be a better planner next year, i kept a list of all your suggestions!

take care,

stef

    Bookmark   December 3, 2004 at 9:31AM
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