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The Winter Series: Winter Vegetable Gardening - Mulch Mound

The Winter Series: Winter Vegetable Gardening

Winter vegetable gardening can be a great way to grow fresh produce even in the colder months of the year. With the right planning and preparation, you can enjoy fresh greens, root vegetables, and other crops throughout the winter.   Tip #1 - Select Cold Hardy Veggies One of the keys to successful winter vegetable gardening is selecting the right varieties. Many vegetables that do well in the summer will not survive the cold winter temperatures, so it is important to choose varieties that are specifically bred to be hardy in cold weather. Some good options include kale, spinach, cabbage, carrots, and turnips.   Tip #2 - Provide Sunlight Another important consideration is the location of your garden. Winter vegetables need...

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Protecting Your Veggies Against Frost - Mulch Mound

Protecting Your Veggies Against Frost

All plants have a different tolerance to temperature and frost.  Here is a list of common garden vegetables.  Be sure to look up your specific plant if it didn’t make the list or if there are multiple varieties.

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