Starting a home vegetable garden...
... might be as easy as vegetable plants going to seed this year.
Next year the volunteer vegetables are harvested from the back yard!
If only vegetable gardening was this easy.
We vegetable plants like the idea of being cultivated ...
... and cared for by our gardener.
If the home vegetable garden plans are made wisely ...
... we will respond in kind with high yields of nutritious healthy vegetables
What time of year should a vegetable garden be started?
When creating a new area in the home vegetable garden ...
... himself prefers soil preparation to begin in the fall
so he can get on with the planting and growing in early spring.
Before getting dirty hands decide Where ? ...
... Location, location, location ...
Where is important
as we vegetable plants require at least Six Hours of Sunshine
.... An available source of water for us vegetable plants to drink.
... How far does the cook has to walk to pull the carrots for dinner?
Oh well, exercise is good !
What growing method for the home vegetable garden plants ?
Will it be ...
... traditional home vegetable garden plot.
... will our gardener try raised bed gardening ?
... no dig gardening
... Or maybe container vegetable gardening ?
There is no right method ...
... The choice will be the best situation for us vegetables
and the gardener ...
... considering the available garden space.
All methods require lots of organic garden compost !
... Why plant these or those Vegetable Garden Seeds?
Our gardener plants the vegetables he likes to eat. Ouch!!
His favorite is the Growing Potatoes !
We vegetables appreciate the big fanfare on our arrival at the dinner table.
The gardener's wife knows some good vegetable recipies to comfort us.
... When to plant vegetables, us ?
... Spring gardening is usual.
... If fall vegetable gardening has been planned planting times will vary.
... The same goes for winter vegetable gardening. Brrrr !
... Garden structures for protection from the weather should be included
when developing a winter vegetable garden design.
... How to grow vegetables ?
The how to skills will develop
with the gardener's vegetable gardening experiences ...
... which include the good vegetable gardening practices
of building and feeding the soil ...
... so we vegetable plants can eat ... grow ... and produce vegetables.
In doubt about how to grow vegetables ?
... Beginning vegetable gardening ... or an old pro ...
Read the back and front of the vegetable seed package.
Watching him assemble tools or garden structures ...
... our gardener does not read the instructions provided ......
... but we always see him reading the seed package !
Vegetable seed package information gives ...
... timing, seeding, growing, and harvesting information
Even then he has a problem with vegetable plant spacing.
He plants us too close together!
No garden plan !
Sometimes he is a slow learner!
Size ... It does matter !
Do not go overboard.
Vegetables Gone Wild ... Not a pretty sight !
Experience, desire and time available will let you know how to expand the plot ...
... for vegetable growing success in your back yard garden ...
... now and in future growing seasons.
Before commencing a home vegetable garden ...
... planning will include vegetable seed selection .
Seed starting directly in the vegetable garden will work well when spring gardening
including growing lettuce, carrots, radish, spinich, chard and beets.
Nursery vegetable plant seedlings may make for easy vegetable gardening ...
... when growing tomatoes, peppers, cabbage, and eggplant.
Grow Garlic .. One of the easiest vegetables to grow ...
... plant garlic in November for the largest garlic bulbs.
Growing Vegetables is not rocket science.
This is obvious, as our gardener is pretty good at growing vegetables.
Back yard gardening success is developed through experience over time.
Perfect vegetable growing conditions are usually not there
in a backyard home vegetable garden ...
... or when small space gardening ...
... so adapt the space, the soil and the vegetable growing method.
The best vegetable gardening tips will come from a veteran gardener.
There will one in your neighborhood.
Ask him for gardening advice, how best to grow vegetables in this locale?
Although our gardener has many years experience gardening vegetables ...
..He still talks to others about ideas for growing vegetables ...
... bigger, better and more of us.
The ever changing tweaking of growing methods in a Home Vegetable Garden ...
... makes gardening vegetables interesting and fun.
... We have heard him speaking of plant combinations ... plant companions and ...
... more intensive planting in the new raised garden beds.
But more recently he has mentioned different planting zones ...
... apparently we are moving ...
... from plant hardiness zone 8a to 6a ... brrr
We vegetables will see what the future holds for us.
Other articles about Getting Started that may be of interest.
Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening