When to Plant in Spring:
- Earliest Planting Date: 2 weeks after Average Last Frost
- Latest Planting Date: 5 weeks after Average Last Frost
- Length of Planting Window: 3 weeks
- To find your Average First or Last Frost, click here and type in your zip code.
Planting: Soak seeds in warm water for 24 hours prior to planting. Sow seeds ½ inch deep and 12-15” apart.
Care: Train vines by tucking them back and guiding them so that they don’t get out of control or get overgrown.
Special Instructions/Tips: Use a trellis, pole, fence line. or other vertical structure so that these vigorous vines can grow up, up, up!
Germination: 12 – 17 days
Days to Maturity: 80-100
Preferences: Plenty of water, full sun, well-draining soil