What Can I Plant Now? Oct 17 – Oct 26

What vegetables can you plant now in your northern Virginia garden?

From October 17th to October 26th you can direct sow these fall vegetables in our northern Virginia Piedmont region.

Direct sow:

  • Radishes

Cover Crops: Plant winter cover crops (“green manure”) to enrich and protect the soil. Winter cover crops include rye, wheat, hairy vetch, fava beans, and Austrian winter peas.

Source: Annual Vegetable Gardening Calendar, Virginia Cooperative Extension Prince William
Recommended Planting Dates, Virginia Piedmont Region