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When is the best time to plant Tomato?

Solanum lycopersicum

Tomato is a tender plant, so please ensure you wait until all danger of frost has past in your area before planting out.

You should look to sow Tomato 42 days before your last frost date.

When to plant Tomato in the northern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Tomato are Mar, Feb and Apr.

The most popular months to plant out Tomato outside are May, Apr and Jun.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Tomato. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!

When to plant Tomato in the southern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Tomato are Aug, Sep and Oct.

The most popular months to plant out Tomato are Oct, Nov and Sep.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Tomato. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!