Edible Gardening

Types of Cucumbers

15 Different Types of Cucumbers That You Can Grow

by Max on Sun, 07/05/2020 - 04:32
Cucumber plants are warm-weather plants that can grow anywhere with warm to hot summers. They typically take around 60 days to be ready for harvest, making them ideal for growing even in regions that experience hot weather only for a few months a year. These plants are easy to grow and very rewarding. There are many types of cucumbers, which can be categorized into three groups; slicing cucumber, pickling cucumbers, and specialty cucumbers.
Types of Oregano

7 Popular Types of Oregano That You Can Grow

by Max on Sun, 06/21/2020 - 04:02
This perennial herb is cultivated for both culinary and ornamental uses. It thrives in hot climates and has a good tolerance of drought, making it very low maintenance and easy to care for. In warmer climates, it can be evergreen all year round, or in cooler regions can be grown as an annual plant. Read on to discover the many different types of this aromatic plant.
Types of Watermelon

11 Different Types of Watermelon with Care Guides

by Max on Sun, 06/14/2020 - 07:01
Watermelons are a delicious fruit that is refreshing and sweet and are perfect to be enjoyed ice cold on a hot summer day. These fruits grow on vines, and they require four months of consistently warm weather to thrive. Fortunately, though, they can be grown in most USDA hardiness zones, as cooler regions can start seedlings inside before the weather is hot enough to move them outside.
Types of Garlic

11 Different Types of (Hardness & Softness) Garlic That You Can Grow

by Max on Sun, 06/14/2020 - 05:13
Garlic is a bulbous perennial that belongs to the onion family. The bulbs are very flavorsome and are a common ingredient in cooking. They are easy plants to grow at home, requiring little maintenance and being adaptable to a wide variety of climates. There are hundreds of varieties of garlic, but they can all be categorized into two main groups; hardneck and softneck. From here, these groups can further be broken down into eleven types of garlic.
Types of Sage Plants

12 Different Types of Sage Plants (Pictures & Details)

by Max on Sun, 06/14/2020 - 04:20
Sage plants encompass a plethora of plants that can be woody shrubs or tender herbs. Many are perennial in warm climates, but they are also popularly cultivated as annuals in cooler regions. Some sage plants are edible and commonly used for culinary purposes, while other sage plants are purely ornamental. Learn about the different types of sage plants here.
Types of Berries

11 Common Types of Berries - Pictures, Care, and Use Tips

by Max on Sun, 05/31/2020 - 08:11
The botanical definition of berry excludes many of the fruits that are commonly known as berries, such as strawberries and blueberries. If you're wondering that berry plants you're able to grow in your garden, this list uncovers some of the most popular types of berries and the plants that produce them, as well as their care requirements.
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