Tuesday, 27 December 2016

No Garden? Here Are 66 Edible Plants You Can Grow At Home In Containers

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You may not be the most successful gardener ever, but growing your own food is the best thing you can do for yourself and your family. This is the only way to eat pesticide and chemical-free foods. For some people growing fruits and veggies is hard and demanding, but the truth is that it only requires a small effort. Clean up your terrace, get some nice containers, and buy organic seeds and starter plants.
We give you the top 66 plants you can grow in containers. Have fun gardening!
Tree fruits
  1. Cherries
  2. Apples
  3. Pomegranate
  4. Pears
  5. Blueberries
  6. Blackberries
  7. Avocados

  8. Kumquats
  9. Figs
Citrus fruits
These are great for beginners, since they do not require much effort and can be grown indoors.
  1. Limes
  2. Tangerines
  3. Grapefruit
  4. Dwarf oranges
  5. Meyer lemons
Tropical fruits
  1. Papayas
  2. Guavas
  3. Bananas
  4. Pineapple
The real surprises
  1. Quinoa
  2. Tea
  3. Strawberries
  4. Hops
  5. Aloe Vera
The non-surprises
  1. Cucumbers
  2. Sweet peppers
  3. Hot peppers
  4. Tomatoes
  5. Summer squash
  6. Other squashes
Melons
  1. Cantaloupe
  2. Jenny Lind Melon (an heirloom cantaloupe)
  3. Golden Midget Watermelon
Herbs
  1. Parsley
  2. Sage
  3. Basil
  4. Thyme
  5. Oregano
  6. Catnip
  7. Chives
  8. Mint
  9. Rosemary
Leafy greens
  1. Spinach
  2. Arugula
  3. Swiss Chard
  4. Kale
  5. Collard Greens
  6. Mustard Greens
  7. Mesclun Greens
  8. Lettuces
Root veggies
  1. Potatoes
  2. Beets
  3. Carrots
Healthy stuff
  1. Asparagus

  2. Mushroom
  3. Sprouts
  4. Lentil sprouts
  5. Pole beans
  6. Jerusalem artichoke
  7. Wheatgrass
  8. Parsnips
  9. Rhubarb
  10. Kohlrabi
  11. Celeriac
  12. Rutabagas
  13. Sugar snap peas
  14. Turnips


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