growing season

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Noun1.growing season - the season during which a crop grows bestgrowing season - the season during which a crop grows best
season - a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; "he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company"; "she always looked forward to the avocado season"
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growing season

nZeit fdes Wachstums, Vegetationszeit f (spec)
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* Be sure to keep the average last frost dates for your area in mind as you consider any early planting of cold-sensitive plants.
| Start sowing indoor runner beans and pumpkins which will be ready for planting outdoors after the last frost in May.
Sow pumpkins and squashes in pots on a warm windowsill ready to plant out after the last frost.
Growing season is the period of time between the last frost in the spring and the first frost in the fall.
| START sowing runner beans and pumpkins indoors which will be ready to plant outside after the last frost, in May.
"The last frost day is about May 10," Martinson said.
(In cold-winter areas, wait until after the last frost to sow.)
Tomato plants will soon be available in garden centres Either way, you will have to wait until the last frost has passed before planting out in the garden, remembering to harden off the young plants first.
I use a deep flat and sow the seeds 90 days before my last frost date.
Once harvesting is done, you have to wait until the last frost passes in spring to get busy planting again, and you may struggle to keep all your livestock alive through the winter, especially if it is long or harsh.
You can determine the length of your growing season by finding the number of days between the average last frost and average first frost.
It can give you your first and last frost dates based on data from more than 5,000 weather stations across the United States and Canada.