Spanish Verb SEMBRAR: to plant

The Spanish verb sembrar means 'to plant ' and is an irregular Spanish AR verb.

To remember this, imagine no matter how many times you plant the SAME BRA ... it will not grow another!

Sembrar changes the stem in the Present, Present Subjunctive and Imperative tenses.
During December a new irregular -AR verb is featured each day to enable you to consolidate an irregular AR verb family. You will learn other verbs with similar patterns such as alentar, apretar, cerrar, sembrar, and others.

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Read on, below the SEMBRAR verb table...
           to plant: sembrar
Imagine no matter how many times you plant the
SAME BRA ... it will not grow another!
Simple Tenses sembrar
él, ella, usted
ellos, ellas, ustedes

siembro siembras siembra sembramos sembráis siembran

sembraba sembrabas sembraba sembrábamos sembrabais sembraban

sembré sembraste sembró sembramos sembrasteis sembraron

will plant
sembraré sembrarás sembrará sembraremos sembraréis sembrarán

would plant
sembraría sembrarías sembraría sembraríamos sembraríais sembrarían

may plant
siembre siembres siembre sembremos sembréis siembren
Imperfect Subjunctive
Imperfecto de Subjuntivo

may plant
sembrara sembraras sembrara sembráramos sembrarais sembraran
sembrase sembrases sembrase sembrásemos sembraseis sembrasen
Imperative Tenses sembrar

¡siembra! ¡siembre! ¡sembremos! ¡sembrad! ¡siembren!
Negative Imperative
Imperativo Negativo

don't plant!
¡no siembres! ¡no siembre! ¡no sembremos! ¡no sembréis! ¡no siembren!
Compound Tenses sembrar - Past Participle sembrado - planted
Present Perfect
Perfecto de Indicativo

have planted
he sembrado has sembrado ha sembrado hemos sembrado habéis sembrado han sembrado
Preterit Perfect
Pretérito Anterior

had planted
hube sembrado hubiste sembrado hubo sembrado hubimos sembrado hubisteis sembrado hubieron sembrado
Past Perfect

had planted
había sembrado habías sembrado había sembrado habíamos sembrado habíais sembrado habían sembrado
Present Perfect Subjunctive
Presente perfecto

have planted
haya sembrado hayas sembrado haya sembrado hayamos sembrado hayáis sembrado hayan sembrado
Future Perfect
Futuro Perfecto

will have planted
habré sembrado habrás sembrado habrá sembrado habremos sembrado habréis sembrado habrán sembrado
Conditional Perfect
Condicional Perfecto

would have planted
habría sembrado habrías sembrado habría sembrado habríamos sembrado habríais sembrado habrían sembrado

may have planted
hubiera sembrado hubieras sembrado hubiera sembrado hubiéramos sembrado hubierais sembrado hubieran sembrado
hubiese sembrado hubieses sembrado hubiese sembrado hubiésemos sembrado hubieseis sembrado hubiesen sembrado
Progressive Tenses: Present Participle sembrando - planting
Present Progressive
Presente Progressivo

am planting
estoy sembrando estás sembrando está sembrando estamos sembrando está sembrando están sembrando
Preterit Progressive

was planting
estuve sembrando estuviste sembrando estuvo sembrando estuvimos sembrando estuvisteis sembrando estuvieron sembrando
Imperfect Progressive

had been planting
estaba sembrando estabas sembrando estaba sembrando estábamos sembrando estabais sembrando estaban sembrando
Future Progressive
Futuro Perfecto

will be planting
estaré sembrando estarás sembrando estará sembrando estaremos sembrando estaréis sembrando estarán sembrando
Conditional Progressive
Condicional perfecto

would've been planting
estaría sembrando estarías sembrando estabría sembrando estaríamos sembrando estaríais sembrando estarían sembrando
Subjunctive Progressive

may've been planting
que ~ sembrando que ~ sembrando que ~ sembrando que ~ sembrando que ~ sembrando que ~ sembrando
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Spanish for plant is sembrar sembrar can also mean: to sow; to scatter, to spread, to strew.

Spanish for plant is sembrar sembrar dudas: to raise doubt.
sembrar el terror: to create/instill/spread fear.
sembrar desconfianza to spread/create distrust.

Spanish for plant is sembrar la semilla (nf): seed of plant, semen.
la sembradura (nf): sowing.
el sembrador / la sembradora (nm/f): seed bag.
el sembrado (nm): sown field.
el sembrío (nm): sown field (LAm).

you informal vos replaces - you, informal, singular -
- in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and also in some countries of Central America.
Sometimes it also replaces the formal singular 'Usted'.
In irregular AR verbs, the conjugations remain the same as for except for the addition of accents in the following tenses:
Presente:  vos sembrás
Imperativo:  ¡sembrá!


  • The Spanish verb for plant sembrar is an Irregular AR verb.
  • Learn to conjugate sembrar and it will reinforce this irregular pattern.
  • Do a series of verbs every day for a month and you will have a solid knowledge of the verbs' conjugation patterns. Keep doing them with a new one every day from the Spanish Verbs List.
  • The same applies to the various patterns. Each month we feature a daily verb from one of the major pattern groups.
  • Repeating these tables aloud 10 times throughout the day will better embed the patterns into your subconscious, and your long term memory.
  • Reciting aloud is a great way for you to practice your pronunciation, and helps you to memorize the conjugations.

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