Vegetable Gardening


Portland Area Planting and Harvesting Calendar



Vegetables that have done well in my garden:
Veggie Variety
Green Pole Beans Blue Lake (10 weeks)
Emerite (9 weeks)
Kentucky Blue (9 weeks)
Beets Detroit Dark Red (8 weeks)
Nantes Carrots Bolero (11 weeks)
Nelson (7 weeks)
Slicing Cucumbers Straight Eight (9 weeks from seed)
Marketmore 76 (10 weeks from seed)
Lettuce Red Leaf and Mesclun (7 weeks)
Peas Oregon Sugar Pod (10 weeks)
Day-Neutral Strawberries Seascape
Albion
Slicing Tomatoes Better Boy (11 weeks Indeterminate)
Celebrity (11 weeks Determinate)
Early Girl (8 weeks Indeterminate)
Santiam (9 weeks Determinate)
Willamette (11 weeks Determinate)
Beefstake Tomatoes Brandywine (11 weeks Indeterminate)
Mortgage Lifter (12 weeks Indeterminate)
Cherry Tomatoes Sweet 100 (10 weeks Indeterminate)
Sweet Million (10 weeks Indeterminate)
Sugar Lump (11 weeks Indeterminate)
Sugar Rush (8 weeks Indeterminate)


My Garden Calendar
Month Plant Harvest
January Order seeds from local and national catalogs.
February Add compost, till
March Red leaf lettuce, Mesclun
Beets
Carrots
Sugarpod peas
Strawberry plants
April Tomato plants
Pepper plants
Asparagus
Lettuce
May Beans
Vines (Cucumbers, Squash, Zucchini...)
Asparagus
Lettuce
Sugarpod peas
June Beets
Strawberries
Lettuce
Sugarpod peas
July Beans
Cucumbers
Lettuce
Strawberries
Cherry tomatoes
August Weed the garden Apples
Cucumbers
Strawberries
Tomatoes
September Weed the garden Apples
Cucumbers
Tomatoes
October Weed the garden Apples
Beans
Beets
Carrots
November Weed the garden Beets
December Clean, oil and sharpen tools