Plant Guide: Vegetables & Herbs

These tomatoes come from a mid-sized garden that my husband and I have in our backyard.

Credit: Jennifer Miller

Welcome to our plant guide to vegetables and herbs! Our plant pages provide essential planting and growing information for the most popular garden crops. 

You'll also find advice on pests, recommended varieties, great recipes for the kitchen, and a dose of Almanac wit and wisdom!

See our Best Planting Dates for Seeds to calculate when to plant indoors, in the ground, and by the Moon.

Click on either the Vegetable Guide or the Herb Guide below—then select your plant! 

 

Vegetable Guide

 
 

  

Herb Guide

 

 

Vegetable and Herb Advice

Across our Web site are many edible gardening articles and videos that we hope you'll enjoy! Here is a sampling:

Related Articles

More Articles:

Comments

Thank you very much for

By gw

Thank you very much for supplying this Newsletter. I have found it very helpful, especially because i am wanting to grow my own fresh vegetables and fruits! And this newsletter provides some great information on when the best planting dates are for a range of different fruits and vegetables. So thank you very much!

ORGANICALLY U SHOULD FIND THE

By BIG TOM

ORGANICALLY U SHOULD FIND THE ANT HILL AND BOIL SOME WATER AND POUR IT DOWN THE HILL PUT DO IT AFTER IT RAINS SO U WILL CATCH THE ANTS OFF GUARD

I am so very glad I found

By glorioussnookie

I am so very glad I found this newsletter! i really enjoy it! thanks so very much!

Post new comment

Before posting, please review all comments. Due to the volume of questions, Almanac editors can respond only occasionally, as time allows. We also welcome tips from our wonderful Almanac community!

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.