What Fruits & Vegetables Can Be Planted in the Fall?

Answer Many vegetables and some fruits establish and grow best in the cooler fall months. August and September are good months to start thinking about and growing a second season of fruits and vegetables ... Read More »

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If you need 5 fruits and vegetables a day are you saying you need 5 fruits and 5 vegetables Or just 5 total?

You need a total of 5 servings of fruit and vegetables, not 5 of each.A serving size of fruit would be, for example, one piece of fresh fruit (pear, peach, orange), or half a grapefruit, or a half ... Read More »

What vegetables should be planted together?

Planting two or more vegetables together to help benefit their growth is called companion planting. This method of planting can be used to prevent pest problems and maximize the health of vegetable... Read More »

Can the Leek Vegetable Be Companion Planted With Other Vegetables?

Leeks are a vegetable in the onion family, producing thick green tops and white cylindrical bulbs. Leeks look like large scallions, and lend a mild onion flavor to foods. Leeks are often used in so... Read More »

Which Vegetables Can Be Planted Near a Black Walnut Tree?

Black walnut trees contain a chemical called jugalone that kills other plants near it. This process is called allelopathy, where one species of plant produces a toxic substance that reduces competi... Read More »