Vegetable Gardens


Love vegetable gardens? Then take a look at below at our member submission garden features!

Get new ideas, learn new tricks – or just enjoy seeing what others around the world grow. While your at it – go to our This Is My Garden Submit Page and send us in your own pictures and info!  You could be one of our next features!

Homemade Pickles! Sharing Granny’s Famous Southern Icebox Pickles

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When we saw Kelli's story below about her granny's icebox pickles, it brought a big smile to our faces. So many of the gardens and garden stories shared by our readers revolve around canning and preserving from the garden. And they almost always include traditions and recipes passed down from parents, grandparents, and even great-grandparents.…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Vegetable
Tags: Homemade Pickles, Icebox Pickle Recipe, Icebox Pickles, Pickles, Vegetable Gardening

Sandy’s Garden – A Backyard Garden Filled With Love and Joy

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Sandy Hart's backyard garden proves you don't need acres of land to experience the simple love and joy of gardening. [caption id="attachment_1460" align="alignright" width="150"] Gardener Sandy Hart[/caption] Nestled beautifully in her Newark, Ohio backyard, Sandy's enclosed garden produces enough vegetables and herbs to supply salsa, pickles, relish, pesto, and all kinds of dried herbs to her family…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Vegetable
Tags: Backyard Garden, Backyard Gardening, Barn Wood, Basil, Pesto, Vegetable Gardening

A Beautiful Oregon Homestead Garden – The Happy Valley Garden

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Erin Lovett's Happy Valley Garden embodies the true spirit of growing your own food naturally. Erin's incredible garden, as you will see below, provides a tremendous amount of food for her family, others, and even the local wildlife. And she does it all by using simple organic methods that replenish her fertile growing soil naturally. But…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Flower, Vegetable
Tags: Eastern Oregon Garden, Happy Valley Garden

An Incredibly Fabulous City Garden – In The Middle of Toronto!

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This week's Garden Showcase comes to us from Toronto, Canada, courtesy of Jennifer Arnott. [caption id="attachment_1277" align="aligncenter" width="376"] Jennifer along with some of the beautiful tomatoes she has grown in her city garden in Toronto.[/caption]   From the moment Jennifer purchased her home - she went to work. And as you will see in her…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Flower, Vegetable
Tags: City Gardening, Container Gardening, Urban Gardening

A Garden To Feed A Family – The Feick Garden

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This week's Featured Garden comes to us from the Chris Feick family located in St. Mary's, West Virginia. When Chris submitted his garden to be featured, we fell in love with the story and the garden immediately! I think Chris and his family represent what so many across the world want to do - grow…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Vegetable
Tags: Canning, Feick Garden, Homesteading, Strawberries, Vegetable Gardening, West Virginia Garden

The Hershberger Garden, The Beauty Of Flowers, Food And More!

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[caption id="attachment_1079" align="alignright" width="435"] The gorgeous bloom of a Neil Diamond Rose at the Hershbergers[/caption] Today marks the first ever Showcase Garden Article for This Is My Garden! We have had quite  a few people send in their gardens over the last week, and we are excited to finally start showing the gardens of the…
Categories: Blog, Featured Gardens, Vegetable
Tags: Hershberger, Ohio, Raised Row Gardening, Sugarcreek

The MacLean & Harris Garden – A 3/4 Acre Canadian Garden Oasis

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This garden story comes from Janice MacLean and Wensel Harris whose garden is located in Prince Edward Island, Canada. It seems they can just about grow it all on just shy of 3/4 of an acre of land! And with a converted chicken coop shed and a recycled window greenhouse - it looks like their…
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Tags: Featured Gardens Vegetable Gardens, Front Page

The Garden of Cathy Vincent – Dairy Land Turned Garden!

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Returning Home To Garden There is nothing quite like returning home, especially when it's to 20 acres of beautiful dairy land! Take a look at Cathy Vincent's garden below in the beautiful state of Wisconsin, and on land in her family since the late 1800's. [caption id="attachment_943" align="alignright" width="300"] Look at all that food![/caption] Garden…
Categories: Featured Gardens, Vegetable