Gardener’s To-Do List for June

Here’s a zone-by-zone to-do list for the month of June.


If you don’t know what USDA Plant Hardiness Zone you live in, check the map here to find out.

June To-Do List for Zone 3June To-Do List for Zone 3

  • Harden off, and then set out transplants of melons, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, eggplant, and squash.
  • For a continuous crop of lettuce, radishes, and spinach, sow more seeds midmonth.
  • Fertilize and water any potted vegetables regularly.
  • Enjoy asparagus right in the garden—even uncooked, it’s delicious.
  • Plant tender fuchsias, begonias, dahlias, and asters.

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