When to Start Flower Plant Seeds in India ?
Time is the first thing which comes to the mind whenever we think about starting a plant as each plant has its own requirements in terms of light and temperature. So it becomes necessary to check the month or season before planting or sowing seeds. Below is a chart comprising months of starting seeds, taking cuttings, planting saplings and time of blooming.
Read Also : Vegetable sowing chart in India.
Note : Months and seasons may vary slightly with geographical location and climates.
Time to sow seeds or plant saplings or take cuttings
Time to bloom
|Jasmine sambac/ Mogra||Feb-April||April-July (Summer)|
|Jasminum grandiflorum/ Chameli||Feb-April||April-July (Summer)|
|Jaminum molle / Indian Jui||Feb-April||April-July (Summer)|
|Catharanthus roseus/ Saadabahar||Feb-June||All year|
|Salvia||Oct- Dec||Jan – Feb|
|Pelargonium||Feb-April||Sep – Feb|
|Marigold/ Genda phool||April-May||(Summer, Fall)|
|Pansy||April-June, Dec-Jan||Jan- Feb (Spring, Early Summer, Fall, Winter)|
|Impatiens / Balsam||April-May||Nov- Jan (late spring, fall)|
|Hibiscus / Gudhal||April-May||June, Dec (summer, fall /year-round)|
|Cestrum / Raat Rani||April-May||April-July (spring, Summer)|
|Gerebra||April-May||Oct-Nov (Early spring –autumn)|
|Tabernaemontana divaricata / Tagar/ Chandani||Feb-April||Jan (Spring to fall / year round)|
|Allamanda||April-May||Sep (Summer, Fall / year round)|
|Cypress vine / Ganesh Bel||April-May||Sep-Nov (Summer, Fall)|
|Chineese Aster||April-May||Aug-Sep (Summer)|
|Zinnia||April-May||Oct-Jan (Spring-Early Fall)|
|Holy Basil/ Tulsi||April-May||(Summer-Early Fall)|
|Dianthus||April-May||Oct-Dec, Feb (Except winter)|
|Celosia||April-May||(Mid, late summer, Early and mid fall) Sep|
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