Vegetable Gardening – Succession Planting

full_1348_220497_EconomizingGardenSpace_1The time has finally arrived to safely plant our gardens. It is my favorite time of year because I can grow my own vegetables, rich with flavor and nutrients. I have found over the years that nothing compares to vegetables harvested from my own gardens.

I love to grow as much food as I can myself. I came across this article today that offers great tips on extending the numbers of various food crops you can grow by succession planting, sequencing crops that can be harvested at various times during the season.

Here is an example of how to plan a succession planting:

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Happy gardening!

Succession Planting for Extended Harvest