August Planting Calendar…

Wow! It’s August already… According to the Common Ground Planting Calendar (which I’m trying to follow more closely) it’s time to:

Sow directly:
Vegetables: Beets, carrots, garlic, parsnips, peas, spinach and New Zealand spinach
Flowers: California poppy, nasturtiums, sweet peas, sweet alyssum

In flats:
Vegetables: Brassicas including brussels sprouts, celery, leeks, lettuce, onions
Flowers: calendula, marigolds, pansy, stock

Transplant (from previously sown flats):
Vegetables: Leaf lettuce
Flowers: violas