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When to Plant Vegetables in Pennsylvania

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Because Pennsylvania includes three U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones and their subzones, the times for planting vegetables vary considerably from Philadelphia, which is in USDA zone 7a in the southeastern part of the state, to Bradford in USDA zone 5a in the northwest. The state’s coldest areas, in USDA zone 5a, are mostly concentrated in Warren and McKean counties. Because the requirements for gardening in USDA zone 5a differ from those in USDA zone 5b regions, the two subzones are listed separately. Always adapt seedlings started indoors gradually to the cooler and brighter conditions outdoors before you transplant them into a garden.

Hardy Vegetables

Hardy vegetables include those that can survive frosts, such as cabbage (Brassica oleracea, Capitata Group), broccoli (Brassica oleracea, Cymosa Group) and brussels sprouts (Brassica oleracea, Gemmifera Group

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Plant Atlanta

Things are changing rapidly, but at this very moment in time, we feel a strong moral obligation to heed the statewide shelter-in-place mandate and, in accordance, will temporarily shutter our retail nursery. We understand that being stuck at home with nothing to plant is maddening, but in the grand scheme of things we cannot justify risking the lives of our staff, our vendors, and our customers to sell – let’s be honest, here – products that are purely discretionary.  Yes, gardening is life-affirming, stress-relieving, and incredibly rewarding, but, when it comes right down to it, plant-shopping is not an essential activity during a global pandemic.

We have some solid options in place for online ordering and curbside pick up, which we will resume as soon as it’s safe for all of us to mix and mingle again. If you’d like to support us in the meantime, please check out the

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