Let’s First Decide Which Vegetables You Want to Grow

Picking and choosing which vegetables to grow is entirely up to you. However, learning a bit more about the veggies you’re growing is also a very good idea. Choose from some of the most commonly grown plants listed below to learn more or keep scrolling to pick up some advanced know how.


Get Ahead of Any Potential Problems

For the most part, vegetable gardening is easy. But just because it’s easy doesn’t mean that problems won’t come up. Even the most advanced gardeners have been known to deal with unexpected issues. Two of the most common problems that come up when growing veggies are pests and disease.

Many vegetables in a wooden box

Managing Pests

Most bugs love fresh vegetables just as much as we do. Which means the secret to a bountiful crop of veggies is making sure that they don’t get to enjoy the fruits of your labor before you do. Click here to learn the simplest ways to deal with vegetable garden pests before they get out of control.

Dealing With Disease

Nearly all vegetables and fruits are susceptible to diseases, and luckily many are also treatable. But as anyone who has successfully grown veggies can tell you, the first step is identifying the problem. Click here to learn more about common diseases.

Beets, carrots, and garlic

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Explore our Tomato Gardening Videos

Get the Know How on tomatoes. From growing them in containers to identifying common diseases, our tomatoes playlist on the Gardening Know How YouTube channel is the perfect resource for a healthy harvest.

Now Let’s Go Beyond the Basics of Vegetable Gardening

Plants, just like us humans, thrive when they’re most comfortable. Depending on things like your needs, your space, and your environment, here are a few gardening concepts to consider when growing a vegetable garden.


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