If You Ain’t First, You’re Last

Similar to knowing your hardiness zone, it’s also crucial to know your first and last frost dates. Gardening, especially vegetable, revolve around these dates.

Most seed packets or store bought plants will come with instructions based on hardiness zone and/or average first or last frost date. For your best chance of success, follow these instructions.


Seed Packet Kale
This seed packet instructs to sow outside 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost date.