You can save big money and you can enjoy your own fresh veggies if you decide to grow them yourself.
First, you should learn about the climate in the place you live. You need this kind of information because you need to choose the right plants for your area.
To choose your plants is not a difficult process because every seed company or plant nursery labels their plants and seeds according to a specific area. If you will need more information they can help you, ask them questions.
Second, you have to decide the way you are going to select your plants. What kind of vegetables you and your family like and eat more? You should be practical. Maybe you should by them and taste them from a store before you decide to grow them yourself.
Tomatoes are very good and not so difficult to grow. Everyone enjoy them.
Third, you should consider your garden space and your soil conditions. Some plants as squash or cucumber are very high yielding plants. Often people ending with too many of them. Other plants like watermelons need a lot of space to grow, so they will take up your space. You should take your time and learn about plants habits.
Soil conditions are very important; they will decide what kind of plant, you can or cannot grow in your garden. Each plant has it specific PH. You have to test your soil to find out if it is alkaline or acid. You can do that by using a home test kit.
The Layout of Your Vegetable Garden
After you learn about your soil and you decide what kind of plants you are going to grow, is time for you to plan your layout for your veggies. Now you know their basic water and sunlight needs, and you are able to minimize your space for your garden. You should allow an extra space to keep your plant accessible when you will pick your vegetables.
To choose the right layout for your garden, you should go online or you can hire a professional to help you.
With a good planning and a little work, you will be ready to grow your own plants.
Follow the recommendations for spacing and depth planting. Water your plants regularly and remove the weeds. In now time, you are going to enjoy your own grow vegetables: fresh and cheap too.