11 Vegetables to Plant in May {Zone 9}

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Let’s get in the garden! This planting guide for Zone 9 has 11 vegetables to plant in May for a great harvest this summer and fall. Includes recommended varieties and growing tips.

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Yahooo! The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and it is the perfect time for gardening. May is the perfect time to plant your vegetable seeds and seedlings, and get your garden started.

Are you a brand new gardener? Not sure what to plant or when to plant it? I can help.
You’ll find lots of great information in my new book, The First-Time Gardener: Container Food Gardening.

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11 Vegetables to Plant in May

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