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Lilac Calendar

The common lilac is an often-used indicator plant.† It develops according to a regular schedule that is simple enough for anyone to use.† Here is how to interpret its patterns.

When Lilacs

Itís Time to Plant

Begin to leaf out.† The widest part of the earliest leaves has grown past the bud scales that enclosed the leaf bud.

Hardy annuals, cool weather vegetables such as peas, lettuce and spinach, hardy herbs such as parsley.

Are in full bloom

Tender annuals such as geraniums, herbs, warm season veggies such as corn, tomatoes and peppers