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What We’re Planting in August!

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This is a list of what we’re planting in August in our zone 7 urban Oklahoma backyard food farm. Click on the name of the vegetable to view more information about growing or preparing that particular plant.

Vegetable# Per SquareNotes
Beans (Bush)9 
Beets9 or 16The greens are great as well!
Broccoli1Plant the entire square and thin down to 1, eating the thinnings
Cabbage1Plant the entire square and thin down to 1, eating the thinnings
Carrots16 
Chinese Cabbage4Plant the entire square and thin down to 4
Chives16 
Collard Greens1Plant the entire square and thin down to 1
Lettuce (Leaf)16Needs afternoon shade until < 80 degrees F
Mustard1Plant the entire square and thin down to 1
Peas8Plant along trellis
Radish16Plant around zucchini to help with squash bugs
Swiss Chard4Plant the entire square and thin down to 9
Turnips9 
Zucchini1Plant with radish to help with squash bugs

 

Related: OSU Oklahoma Fall Planting Guide

 

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