What to Grow in OCTOBER
in Central Texas
October Plant List
Perfect in pots or containers and you can even bring them indoors during harsh freezing temperatures.
How to grow cilantro
Swiss Chard is a work horse in the garden. This is one leafy green that can take some heat and doesn't mind cool temps as well.
Read more on swiss chard
Nothing beats home grown carrots! Start planting carrot seeds mid to late September. Plant every two weeks through October.
How to grow carrots
If you haven't had home grown broccoli, then you are missing out. This is a favorite of mine that I grow ever year.
How to grow brocoli
Fall is a great time to grow cauliflower. There are several varities to grow including purple and cheddar colors.
How to grow cauliflower
Plant beets now to have some ready for Thanksgiving! Plant every two weeks through October.
How to grow beets
For shorter winters choose cabbages that have fewer days to harvest (55-85 days) for best success.
How to grow cabbage
Start kale by seed or buy from a nursery to plant and grow all fall and winter long.
How to grow kale
to see the full list of what you can grow in October in Central Texas!
Get the full September list HERE!