Read about planting vegetable garden. Vegetable gardening is not only a trend but growing a kitchen garden is quite a healthy activity.

Planting Vegetable Garden

It gives a rustic charm to our mind. Planting vegetable garden caring and watching it grow-up and then when matured enough pluck it and it is ready to cooked and eaten. If the above day-routine suits you then you try vegetable gardening in front of your home and enjoy a healthy life.

Some common plants grown on kitchen garden
Lettuce is a vegetable crop grown on winter. It easily survives mild frost. But there is quite a variety in this leafy vegetable. Some are quite friendly to the warm climate. So by using these varieties you can make lettuce last long.

Procedure of growing lettuce
Among the types of lettuce the common varieties are Crisphead or iceburg, Butterhead, or Bibb lettuce, Romaine, or Cos. Romaine, or Cos is a nutritious one while Butterhead, or Bibb lettuce become bitter in hot weather.

Spinach is a vegetable for the winter and is grown either in spring or fall. Plant the seeds at the depth of 1/2 inch in early spring. Warm temperatures and long daylight causes the plant to flower and seed prematurely. Extreme chillness and transfer of plantation reduces the growth of spinach. The plantation of spinach in close space will produce the flower early. If it is not extreme cold spinach can be grown throughout the winter. In extreme chill weather spinach trees need protection. If you plant the spinach close to one another then the flower grows early. Spinach is not quite friendly with the weeds. Water supply should be adequate for the growth of spinach but over water will decrease production.