You had intended to really start your own vegetable garden this spring, but it is already summer. Still, it’s not too late to start a vegetable garden. Get started today!
Maybe you see beautiful vegetable gardens in your area and you think it’s too late to start. But as a novice gardener you can also start a vegetable garden at the beginning of summer. And it goes even faster. These tips will definitely help.
Tip 1: go for exclusive
Growing spinach or green beans is still possible in the summer. The growth is now very fast. However, a lot can go wrong with this crop and if you look in the supermarket, these vegetables are cheap and readily available.
Go for surprising vegetables that you will not find in the store. Raddiccio or red lettuce for example. If you grow the Red from Verona variety, you will have a nice red head of lettuce after the winter, which is especially delicious stewed in olive oil. Dill and palm cabbage are also good examples of special herbs and vegetables, which are available in limited quantities and are easy to grow from the summer onwards. The gooseberry is a delicious and beautiful berry and is exclusive.