Zucchinis, also called summer squash, are easy to grow in Phoenix. They are part of the Cucurbitaceae family. Zucchini has two growing seasons in Phoenix. Plant zucchini in the fall and again in the spring. They can take a lot of space in your garden, but for this they produce three to ten pounds of […]
Purple Fruit: Grow Eggplants in the Desert
Eggplants are part of the Solanaceae family also called the nightshade family. They are usually deep purple in color, however they can also be a light purple, white and yellow. Eggplants are used in Italian, Middle Eastern and Asian cuisine. While usually grouped in with vegetables, eggplants are actually a fruit. Ready to grow some […]
Tips and Tricks to Grow Tomatoes in the Desert
Tomatoes are usually on the top of every gardeners’ list. For good reason too. Nothing beats the taste of a home grown tomato. Tomatoes are part of the nightshade or Solanaceae family of plants. They can be eaten raw and used in a variety of dishes. Let’s grow some tasty tomatoes in your Phoenix garden!
Let Us Help You Grow Lettuce in Your Phoenix Garden
Lettuce has so many varieties to choose from and nearly all of them are ready to harvest within 65 days. They are divided by loose leaf and head lettuce. Some popular kinds to grow in Phoenix include boston bib, red leaf, butter, green leaf and romaine lettuce.