Fall gardening can be just as much of a joy as summer or spring gardening, and in fact, there are many benefits to fall gardening that gardeners wouldn’t get in other seasons.
In addition to the benefit of picking fresh vegetables from your garden beyond the summer months, your garden will attract less diseases and garden insects in the fall. Fall gardens are also less maintenance, with less watering and weeding to do.
What gardener could deny a bonus growing season? While it’s not fall just yet – let’s not wish away summer! – we think it’s best to get a head start on the fall season with some garden ideas that will set you up for success for when the temperatures start to cool down.
Fall is all about leafy greens, herbs and root vegetables galore! Look ahead to ditching the sweaty days of summer gardening, and add the following to your fall garden ideas list:
- Collard Greens
- Brussel Sprouts
- Mustard Greens