Have fun - grow your own vegetables! Choose from the thousands of varieties from seed companies, seed saver exchanges, and fellow gardeners.
Do the choices seem overwhelming? Read (PDF) HG 70 Recommended Vegetable Culitvars for Maryland Home Gardens for suggestions by Maryland Master Gardeners. They have performed well over a wide range of soil and weather conditions in different locations around the state.
Vegetable Profiles below provide information on planting, cultivation, harvesting and more.
|Bitter Gourd||Green Peas||Radishes||Winter Squash|
|Broccoli||Leafy Greens||Salad Table Plants||Giant Pumpkins|
|Brussels Sprouts||Leeks||Southern Peas|
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|(PDF) GE 007 Vegetable Planting Calendar, pg. 1||GE 007, pg. 2
For the beginning vegetable gardener, deciding what to plant can be overwhelming. Below are some suggestions for the first time grower.
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