|Beautiful calla lilies are wonderful container plants for spring blooms.|
September is the main planting month for fall/winter crops in North Florida, so get out your shovels and get to work! All the cole crops are planted this month, and you still have time to plant bush/pole beans and
winter/summer squash although this is the last month to do so. Mid-September is also the time to start planting strawberries
Vegetables to Plant in September
*last month to plant these crops
|Arugula||Beans: bush |
Ornamentals to Plant in September
This is the time to plant your elephant ears. Alocasia, Colocasia and Xanthasoma can be successfully planted this month, along with a few other spring-blooming bulbs.
|Elephant's Ear||Calla Lily||Narcissus||Zephyr Lily|
|Mexican Tarragon puts on quite a show in the fall garden|
Herbs to Plant in September
September brings cooler weather and more pleasurable temperatures to work in the garden. If you have any questions about gardening here in Gainesville or the surrounding area, post them in the comments.