The Best Vegetables To Plant In April

Are you ready for the list of the best vegetables to plant in April? I planted some seeds indoors and some outdoors in the month of March. April is here and I’m planting again today. Do you love digging in the earth as much as I do? I have one seedling container that has three sprouts right now and some seeds I planted outside are just breaking through the soil mixture I added a couple months ago. Life is so exciting when you see those little green sprouts, some I recognize and some I don’t. I meant to get out there and put the markers in the rows, but well I didn’t get to it this year. The good thing is that I know I planted spinach, radishes, and Cilantro so far with seeds outside in my raised garden beds so they shouldn’t be too hard to identify when they get a little bigger.

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What Vegetable Seeds Do I Plant In March

These are the vegetable seeds I plant in March in my raised garden boxes because they can handle the cool temperatures where I live. We are hopefully past the freeze temperatures, but Southern Utah has been known to have snow in April. I recently added some fresh soil and some Earthworm Castings Organic Fertilizer I’m so grateful I had a strong young man in the neighborhood to haul the 23 HEAVY bags to the backyard. I had to make two trips with my Honda CRV, but the people at Home Depot rock for loading the bags in the back of my car. Who needs a truck, right?

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How To Grow Giant Basil Plants In The Garden

I love growing basil plants in the garden because it’s so easy to produce a bounteous crop! I remember in a few neighborhoods where I have lived my cute neighbors would come over and clip a few stems with leaves to make some yummy appetizers, casseroles, salads and to dehydrate some for later. You can freeze it as well with a little olive oil inside some ice cube trays. Yummy, and you will have it all year long until the next harvest.

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How To Prepare Gardens For Spring Planting

It’s all about how to prepare gardens today. There is nothing better than picking that first tomato, right? If you are lucky enough to have lots of land with really good soil, you rock! Where I live, which is in the desert in Southern Utah, it’s a bit trickier to grow a garden. It takes a few years to get your soil so it will give you a great harvest. I have to laugh, the last three years I have not been able to grow zucchini! You know that green stuff that anyone can produce and you are going door to door to see who can use some so you can give your excess away!

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