Gardening Calendar for Wisconsin

We used the most populated zip code in Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI) to calculate this information. To use your zip code instead and get the most accurate calendar for your area, create an account. You can then select which plants you want in your garden, and we'll send you reminders when it's time to seed, transplant, and sow. No more having to remember when the ideal time to plant everything is!

  • My Zipcode

    53215 use my zip instead

  • Estimated Last Frost Date

    April 17

  • Estimated First Frost Date

    October 23

How do I create my own garden calendar using my zip code?

You can use Rooted Reminders to:

  • Add your own zip
  • Select the plants you want to grow
  • Get reminded via email when it's time to plant them
  • See what else you can plant now in your area
  • And it's FREE

I love gardening and programming and I built this tool for myself. Hopefully you find it useful as well. If you do, you can support the site buy buying seeds through our links (we recieve a very small amount of sales through these links).

When to plant vegetables, flowers, and herbs in Wisconsin

We used the most populated zip code in Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI) to calculate this information. Run the numbers with your zip code instead.

Plant Spring Seed Spring Transplant Spring Sow Fall Seed Fall Transplant Fall Sow Buy seeds Track
Coleus February 21 April 10 - - - - buy seeds
Stock February 21 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Cosmosa February 21 April 24 - - - - buy seeds
Impatiens February 21 May 1 - - - - buy seeds
Petunias February 21 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Phlox February 21 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Marigold March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Salvia March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Scabiosa March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Statice March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Gomphrena March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Allium March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Bachelor button March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Strawflower March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Morning Glory March 27 April 23 - - - - buy seeds
Sunflower March 28 April 25 - - - - buy seeds
Cilantro - April 17 April 19 - - - buy seeds
Calendula March 6 April 10 - - - - buy seeds
Verbena February 21 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Radish - - February 21 - - - buy seeds
Potatoes (Sweet) - - May 10 June 4 July 9 - buy seeds
Kohlrabi February 7 March 12 - - - - buy seeds
Celery February 9 March 22 - May 15 July 24 - buy seeds
Oregano February 9 April 19 - - - - buy seeds
Rosemary February 9 April 26 - - - - buy seeds
Sage February 23 April 19 - - - - buy seeds
Snapdragon February 21 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Thyme February 9 April 19 - - - - buy seeds
Beans (Fava) January 26 - - September 6 - - buy seeds
Eggplant February 23 April 1 - May 24 July 19 - buy seeds
Basil February 20 April 18 - - - - buy seeds
Cauliflower February 23 March 22 - September 27 August 23 - buy seeds
Cucumbers March 22 - - October 7 - - buy seeds
Peppers (Bell) February 6 April 23 - May 24 July 19 - buy seeds
Broccoli February 20 March 22 - July 26 August 23 - buy seeds
Aster March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Celosia March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Swiss Chard March 8 March 29 - - - - buy seeds
Peas - - March 8 - - - buy seeds
Squash - - March 8 - - - buy seeds
Lettuce March 8 April 5 - - - - buy seeds
Zinnia March 20 April 25 - - - - buy seeds
Carrots - - March 15 - - - buy seeds
Watermelon March 22 May 1 - - - - buy seeds
Turnip - - March 20 - - - buy seeds
Chives - - March 20 - - - buy seeds
Parsley - - March 22 - - - buy seeds
Canteloupe March 22 April 1 - - - - buy seeds
Beets - - April 2 - - - buy seeds
Spinach - - April 6 - - - buy seeds
Pumpkins March 29 May 3 - - - - buy seeds
Parsnip - - March 29 - - - buy seeds
Ageratum March 6 April 17 - - - - buy seeds
Arugula - April 17 April 2 - - - buy seeds
Okra - - May 3 - - - buy seeds
Onion - - May 1 - - - buy seeds
Zucchini - - May 1 - - - buy seeds
Beans (Green) - - April 26 - - - buy seeds
Dill - - April 19 - - - buy seeds
Cabbage February 22 March 22 - July 16 August 13 - buy seeds
Peppers (Jalapenos) February 9 April 26 - June 13 August 8 - buy seeds
Kale February 23 March 22 - August 30 September 27 - buy seeds
Tomato March 18 April 22 - May 15 July 10 - buy seeds
Potatoes - - April 12 - - - buy seeds

Create a free custom garden calendar in 5 minutes

When it comes to gardening, timing is everything and there’s a lot to time. Rooted Reminders reminds you when to plant what for best results.

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