Starting A Vegetable Garden
The key to a successful vegetable garden is to pick the right varities, zones, seeds, location, and methods. This will help ensure a bountiful harvest.
Vegetables thrive best in raised beds because they allow for a greater depth and volume of soil than traditional garden beds.
There is something innate about Spring that makes us think, “I must plant!”
Whether it is the warmth of the sun, the inspiration of the greenery returning, or that need for a tomato sandwich by June 1, Southerners are especially antsy to get their summer garden in the ground ASAP. The office phone usually starts ringing a little more as the last frost date approaches. Yet, North Carolina gardeners are sometimes missing the best part about living in the South: the weather. And it is our weather that makes year-round vegetable gardening possible.