4 Easy-to-Grow Garden Crops Every Beginner Should Know

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So, you want to grow a garden, but you’re not sure where to start? PetraTools can help!

Our line of sprayers will make your planting activities a lot easier.

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Growing a garden can be one of the most fulfilling tasks, and the best way to get started is to decide what type will fit your purpose.

The most common is a vegetable garden, which is growing in popularity due to the pandemic. You’ll have quick access to healthy, organic foods and won’t need to go out and buy them anymore.

Understanding which crops to thrive at certain times of the year will help you decide where to start. Also important to your success is knowing the sun’s daily positioning in your home and yard.

You need to consider the soil condition, frequency of watering, and the right tools as well.

PetraTools sprayers provides many benefits for solution applications.

Let’s now discuss which garden crops during this time of the pandemic are our top four recommendations:

1. Tomatoes

Good for the heart.

Good for the heart – yes!

Tomatoes are rich in lycopene, which is an antioxidant that provides excellent benefits for the heart.

Plus, they are also abundant in nutrients like fiber, protein, potassium, and vitamin C. Tomatoes are a nutritional powerhouse!

Be sure to plant your tomatoes in a sunny spot with at least 6-8 hours of full sunlight exposure.

Tomatoes are a key ingredient in many healthy, yummy recipes. Most gardeners know that planting them at home gives you sweeter and juicier ones than those sold at the supermarket.

2. Potatoes

A staple food and versatile root veggie.

A staple food and versatile root veggie – these are what potatoes are known for!

Why? Simply because they are loaded with nutrients, easy to grow, and cheap. All the things you want in food!

In planting potatoes, make sure to choose a spot that gets several hours of direct sunlight each day.

Potatoes are also ideal for loose and well-drained ground.

But what is most impressive about potatoes is they are extremely adaptable and can produce good crops even if the changing seasons and soil conditions are not ideal.

For best results, ensure you’ve rid your potato patch of weeds. Use a weed solution, so you won’t cause harm to your crops, surroundings, and even health.

Using a durable sprayer will also contribute to an easy and quick application. PetraTools offers the best backpack sprayer and battery powered garden sprayer on wheels ideal for small to large garden areas.

3. Onions

They make delicious recipes more mouth-watering!

Onions are everywhere, and they are present in many household kitchens. They make delicious recipes more mouth-watering!

You can add them to your salads, breads, soups, or casseroles. Your meals will never get boring with onions!

Plus, they are a great source of nutrients and antioxidants.

There are several types of onions, and you can grow them from seeds, sets, or transplants. The choice is yours.

Onions love the cool weather in their early stages. So ideally, plant them during spring.

4. Salad Greens

Packed with nutrients and an appetizing addition to your meals.

Examples of salad greens are arugula, corn salad, and spinach. All these are packed with nutrients and an appetizing addition to your meals.

You can grow one type if you have a small garden, but you can try planting a mixture of them if you have a large area.

One thing they all have in common is they like cool weather.

Arugula is a fast-growing plant best to grow in spring. It thrives on well-drained and nutrient-rich soil.

Corn salad is small but tasty whether mixed with other greens or on its own. Its tiny seeds sprout best in soil with good moisture.

Spinach is best planted in the fall. You can choose between planting seeds or transplants.

The Takeaway

Growing an organic vegetable garden needs thorough research, so you know which plant or variety is ideal for your location and purpose.

Gardening tools play an essential role as well, so choose ones with tested quality.

Battery sprayers are multifunctional. You can use them for watering and fertilizing.

So, consider a reliable and top-notch sprayer to cater to your misting needs like those from PetraTools – HD4000, HD300, LT-PRO, HD5000, Powered Sprayers, and HD4050. Check out PetraTools to learn more about our battery powered backpack sprayers and best lawn care.

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