I found a garden planting cycle in the newspaper last week & cut it out. I live in Z8, so I know ours would be different. For Jan. & Feb., it says to sow English peas, beets, turnips, kale, kohlrabi, lettuce, mustard, & carrots.
Lorraine, yes, I really wish the growing season was a bit longer. I will have to google "viscaria" -- I'm not familiar with them. I agree that potato vines are rather vigorous and can take over a planter. That's why…"