Flower Power Garden Hour 23: Fall/Winter Vegetable Garden Preparation


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It’s late August which means…time to start preparing and planting your Fall/Winter vegetable garden NOW!! Marlene discusses:

  • Strategy to plant Winter vegetables when summer garden still going well
  • Direct sow seeds or plant starters (small plants)
  • Types of winter vegetables and containers/locations they can be grown in (Kale, broccoli, brussel sprouts, beets, carrots, radishes, onions, potatoes, cabbage, etc)
  • Critical aspects of success, including cover crops for nitrogen fixing (such as fava beans, red clover)
  • Proper soil amendment (compost, potting soil, garden soil)
  • Pests and treatment at different points in Fall/Winter season

To ask questions for future shows, submit them at Flower Power Garden Hour Facebook page, The Plant Lady Facebook page, or Instagram. You can also email Marlene questions, future show topic requests and feedback at msimon@marlenesimon.net

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