Fall is coming. It might be hard to believe that with temperatures hitting the 100-degree mark or more, but soon we'll be planting our fall gardens and celebrating the magical growing season that fall in Austin delivers.

Below are some events and classes to put on your fall schedule, as well as a general guide of what to plant when.

Events

Austin Fall Home & Garden Show. Start thinking about fall with this mega-show. Hear from Matt Muenster of "Bath Crashers," learn about backyard living ideas and more. Plus there will be activities for the kids. 2-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. $8-$10; free for kids 16 and younger and active military and first responders. Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez St.

Austin Cactus and Succulent Fall Show and Sale. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 31-Sept. 1. $1-$3 admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. zilkergarden.org

26th Annual Texas Bamboo Festival. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 21-22. $1-$3 admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. zilkergarden.org

Earth-Kind Gardening Field Day. 9 a.m. Sept. 28. $1-$3 admission. Travis County AgriLife Extension Office, 1600 Smith Road. aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/travis

Fortlandia Takeover. The adults take over the forts. 4-10 p.m. Oct. 11. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Fall Native Plant Sale. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 19. For members the day before. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Moonflower Herb Fest. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 2. Learn more about using different herbs. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 2. $1-$3 admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. zilkergarden.org

Luminations. See the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center lighted with twinkle lights and luminarias. 6-10 p.m. Dec. 5-8, Dec. 12-15.  $10-$15. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Classes

Plant Clinic – Texas Farmers Market at Mueller. 5-8 p.m. the fourth Thursday of the month (Aug. 29, Sept. 26, Oct. 24). Browning Hangar, 4209 Airport Blvd. aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/travis

Plant Clinic – Texas Farmers Market at Lakeline. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month (Aug. 31, Sept. 28, Oct. 26). 11200 Lakeline Mall Drive, Cedar Park. aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/travis

The Succulent World of Plants. Learn about care and variety. 10 a.m. Aug. 31. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Organic Veggie Gardening 101. 10 a.m. Sept. 3, Sept. 8, Sept. 10, Oct. 1, Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Nov. 5. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Weeds Organic Control. 10 a.m. Sept. 7. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Fall Gardening Tips With Master Gardeners. 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12. Wells Branch Community Library, 15001 Wells Port Drive.

Preserving the Harvest. 10 a.m. Sept. 14. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Selection, Planting and Care of Your Trees. 10 a.m. Sept. 14. $1-$3 admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/travis

Native Plant Gardening Series: Small Lot Design. 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 14. $45. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Native Plant Series I. Learn about Central Texas native plants. 1-4 p.m. Sept. 14. $45. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Large-scale Landscape Design. 1-4 p.m. Sept. 15. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Native Plant Series II. Learn more about Central Texas native plants. 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 21. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Installation. Learn tricks to installing a garden. 1-4 p.m. Sept. 21. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Maintenance. Learn tricks around maintaining a garden. 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 28. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Native Plant Gardening Series: Integrated Pest Management. Learn how to let the good bugs in and keep the bad bugs out. 1-4 p.m. Sept. 28. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Native Plants to Dye For. Learn how to dye fabric using plants. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Garden Leadership Training. Learn skills to start a community or school garden. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 1 and Oct. 2. Teachers are free. $30. Sustainable Food Center, 2921 E. 17th St. Building C. sustainablefoodcenter.org

Landscape Design Studios I and II. Noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 6 and Oct. 13. $125. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Beneficial Insects. 10 a.m. Oct. 8. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Growing Milkweed. 10 a.m. Oct. 12 or Oct. 15. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Native Texas Wildflowers, Lawns and Ornamental Grasses. 10 a.m. Oct. 19. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Overthrow Monoculture. Manageable Lawn Reduction. 10 a.m. Oct. 26 or Oct. 29. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Snakes of Central Texas.  10 a.m. Nov. 2. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Native Grasses.  10 a.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 12. Free. The Natural Gardener. 8648 Old Bee Cave Road. tngaustin.com

Tree Pruning Workshop. 9-11 a.m. Nov. 9. $30. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Winter Care for Native Plants. 9 a.m. to noon. Nov. 16. $45. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

For kids

Sprouts. Preschool program to play in nature. 10 a.m. every Wednesday and Thursday. Free with admission. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Fairy Garden Workshops. 11 a.m. First Saturday of the month. Reserve online. $20. Great Outdoors. 2730 S. Congress Ave. gonursery.com

Botanical Art Illustration for Kids. Learn to draw flowers and leaves. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 14. $40. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Fortlandia Returns. Explore natural forts Oct. 5-Jan. 26. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Roots and Wings Festival. Butterfly release, tree climbing, nature crafts, guided nature walks and more. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 26. $1-$3 admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. zilkergarden.org

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What to plant when

Late August

Mexican mint marigold

Mint

Oregano

Rosemary

Sage

Artemesia

Blue daze

Celosia

Zinnia

Sedum

Maiden grass

Muhly grass

Mexican feather grass

Inland sea oats

Purple fountain grass

Switch grass

Now through mid-September

Snap beans and lima beans

Cucumber

Potato

Summer squash

Now through October

Artichoke transplants

Broccoli transplants

Brussels sprouts transplants

Cabbage transplants

Cauliflower transplants

Now through early October

Wildflowers

Now through mid-November

Beets

Carrots

Swiss chard

Collard greens

Kohlrabi

Mustard greens

Turnips

September

Cornflower

Delphinium

Hollyhock

Liatris

Nigella

Stock

Viola

Native grasses

September through October

Borage

Caraway

Chamomile

Chervil

Chives

Cilantro

Dill

Fennel

Parsley 

Summer savory

Trees

Shrubs

Ground covers

September through November

Kale

Onions

Alyssum

Calendula

Larkspur

Sweet pea

Poppy

Snapdragon

Pansy

September through February

Asian greens

September through March

Raddish

Mid-September through November

Garlic

Shallots

Mid-September through March

Spinach

Cool-weather greens

Lettuce

October

Johnny jump-up

Nasturtium

October through November

Centaurea

Coreopsis

October through mid-November

Fava beans

November

Delphinium

Linaria

Nemesia

Viola

Source: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Natural Gardener