What is it about?
Skippy's Vegetable Planting Calendar app lets you personalize your planting based on your location and by season. Choose from over 100 vegetables, add your garden’s frost date, and the app will provide you with a calendar where you can view to-dos by week. Plus, you can check out the calendar for the entire season so you can prepare for your tasks.
Why we love it
Skippy's Vegetable Planting Calendar gives you a convenient way to grow your garden with weekly tasks for the whole season.
App Store Description
This easy-to-use app creates a personalized seed planting calendar based on frost dates in your garden. It originated on Skippy’s Vegetable Garden blog and has been tested and used world-wide by over 50,000 agricultural students and home gardeners. Skippy’s Vegetable Garden is an award winning blog: awarded Best Garden Blog by Horticultural Magazine and currently the # 1 “Vegetable Gardening Blog” on Google search.
If you plant seeds, this app will help you. It can be hard to get planting time from a seed packet. You have to count backwards using the days to maturity number and your frost dates to figure out the calendar date. With several seed packets, this gets confusing. Skippy's App solves this.
Skippy's App is designed for gardeners all over the world. It is effective anywhere with four seasons, a cool winter, and an average first and last frost date. Through research and our own experience, we've collected data for the optimum planting times for over 100 vegetables. The app does the work of creating a a year round planting calendar, including spring, fall, and winter planting. It lists sowing, transplanting, and succession planting dates.
The app is easy-to-use and practical. It’s advertisement-free. No in-app purchases. No silly distracting graphics. And it’s actively supported by gardeners with regular updates. If you have a question or suggestion, you can visit skippysgarden.com and email us.
How does it work? Select the season and the crops you want to grow. Add your garden’s frost date. The app will create a calendar for your chosen crops. You can view your planting tasks by the week or scroll through the entire season. Once set up, the app opens to display the current week with your current planting tasks. If planting season hasn't started yet, it will show your first task coming up.
Give it a try. We're sure that Skippy's App will simplify your seed sowing.
- Personalized calendar based on your garden climate
- Select the crops you want to grow from over 100 vegetables
- You can choose Spring, Fall, or Winter planting seasons or a combination
- View calendar by the week or the entire season
- Easy-to-use and practical
- Ad-free, No in-app purchases, No flashy distracting graphics
- Written, built, and supported by gardeners