Vegetables

Vegetable gardening is one of the most satisfying things on the planet. Learn how to maximize your veggie garden this year and for the future!

Vegetables

Can You Grow Tomatoes with Carrots?

Carrots and tomatoes are garden grown staples. But do they make good garden companions when planted near one another? In this article, gardening expert Liessa Bowen looks at if these two veggies should be planted next to one another, or if there are better companion plants to pair with each this season.

Watermelons direct sown in May Spring Garden

Vegetables

9 Fruits and Vegetables to Direct Seed in May

Are you looking to direct seed some fruits or veggies into your garden in the midst of spring? It's the perfect month to direct sow a number of different seeds right into your garden plot or raised beds. In this article, gardening expert and former organic farmer Logan Hailey shares her favorite fruits and vegetables to start direct seeding into your garden during the month of May.

lettuce containers

Vegetables

10 Tips For Growing a Bountiful Lettuce Harvest in Containers

Many gardeners are surprised to find out that lettuce is a fantastic container plant. There are many different lettuce varieties that will grow extremely well in pots or containers. In this article, gardening expert Melissa Strauss shares the best methods of growing lettuce in containers and having a bountiful harvest this season.

types of radishes

Vegetables

40 Different Types of Radishes to Grow This Season

Are you thinking of growing some radishes in your garden this season? There are many different types of radish to choose from depending on your hardiness zone. In this article, gardening expert Kaleigh Brillon shares her favorite radish types, with names and pictures of each!

harvest tomatillo

Vegetables

When and How to Harvest Garden Grown Tomatillo Plants

Not sure when to harvest your garden-grown tomatillo or the best way to do it? These tasty fruits can be picky about their harvesting schedule. In this article, gardening expert Logan Hailey shares when to pick your tomatillos, and how to do it without harming the plant.

tomatoes and basil

Vegetables

Can You Grow Tomatoes With Basil?

Are you thinking of growing basil alongside your tomatoes this season? Not all plants make perfect companions in the garden. In this article, gardening expert Melissa Strauss examines if tomatoes and basil are good or bad companions in the garden.

Tomatillo growing in direct sunlight. You can see the green outer husk of the plant and it has not peeled back yet to reveal the fruit.

Vegetables

How Much Sunlight Do Tomatillo Plants Need?

Not sure where to place your tomatillos in your garden for optimal growth? In this article, gardening expert and former organic farmer Logan Hailey shares exactly where you should place your tomatillo plants so they receive enough sunlight to thrive in your garden this season.