vegetables 

Growing veggies is very easy and can be easily done by just planting the seeds. Below is the list of the fifteen vegetables that can easily be grown from seeds. Happy gardening!

Cauliflower

Cauliflower is used for many finger-licking dishes. Cauliflower has a low content of fats, carbohydrates and is rich in Vitamin C. The cauliflower prefers a loamy soil with a neutral or slightly acidic pH. The plant blooms white flowers during spring. Cauliflowers require a moist soil at all times.

cauliflower

Okra

The okra plant will not only provide you with fresh veggies, it will also offer your garden with the most beautiful blooms. The okra plant produces yellow-white flowers which bloom in summer. Okra grows best in full sun and loamy soil.

Okra

Brinjal

Brinjal is also known as eggplant and is used in many Indian dishes. Eggplant is low in fat and carbohydrates. It provides essential nutrients and is considered good for health. It requires a sandy soil with a neutral or slightly acidic pH. For best growth, eggplant should be grown in full sun.

Brinjal 

Radish (White)

Radishes are a favorite of many people throughout the world. They are generally consumed raw and are added to salads. They are rich in ascorbic acid, folic acid, Vitamin B6 and riboflavin. Radishes require a full sun exposure. They can grown in any type of well drained soil. The soil needs to be kept evenly moist for proper growth.

radish (white)

Red Radish

Radishes are available in many varieties. Red radishes are very beneficial for the liver and stomach. It is also known to purify blood and removes toxin from the blood. Radishes also aid in weight loss.

red radish

Tomatoes

Tomatoes are super easy to grow and can be used in sauces, salads, drinks and several other dishes. They have a high content of antioxidants, Vitamin C, Vitamin A and other nutrients. Tomatoes need to be grown in full sun. They prefer a loamy soil with an acidic pH. Tomatoes have many health benefits including cardiovascular and anti-cancer benefits.

tomatoes 

Sweet peas

Peas are rich in phytonutrients, minerals, vitamins and have a sweet and delicious taste. They have high content of ascorbic acid, Vitamin k and folic acid. Growing sweet peas is easy. They only need full sun exposure and a rich garden soil. For best growth, sweet peas need to be regularly watered and fertilized.

sweet peas

Cucumber

Cucumbers are known to provide refreshment and is a usually added in salads. They have skin care and many other health benefits. Cucumbers need a loamy soil with a neutral pH to grow. They love full sun exposure and need to be consistently watered.

cucumber

Pumpkin

Pumpkins are used in a wide variety of dishes. They have a high content of vitamins and nutrients and show a lot of health benefits. Some varieties of pumpkin take long periods to grow. THey grow best in full sun. Pumpkins can be grown in any type of soil. Pumpkin needs to be regularly watered as it tends to get thirsty quite often.

pumpkin

Red cabbage

Red cabbage is high in Vitamin C and K. It reduces risks of cancer and has many other health benefits. Red cabbage grows exceptionally well in full sun. It prefer a nutrient rich soil which is well drained. For proper growth, the soil needs to be kept moist throughout the growing season.

red-cabbage

Coriander (Cilantro)

coriander

Parsley

Parsley has a high amount of nutritional content. It is rich in antioxidants, folic acid, Vitamin K, Vitamin C, Vitamin A. It is used widely in many dishes for its earthy flavour. Parsley needs a loamy soil and can grow in full and part sun. An even supply of water is necessary for the proper growth of this plant.

parsley

Celery

Celery is known to have many medicinal properties. It is used in weight loss diets as it is thought to burn calories. Celery is easy to grow and can be grown in either full or part sun. It prefers any soil with neutral pH. The plant needs to be regularly fertilized and watered.

Celery

Broccoli

High in Vitamin C and fibre, broccoli is often boiled or eaten raw. It is known for its high nutritional value and health benefits. Growing broccoli is not that difficult and requires just a little care. It prefers a full sun exposure and a sandy soil. Regular watering is very important for the proper growth of broccoli. It has also been known to show anti-cancer properties.

Broccoli

Bitter gourd

Bitter gourd is commonly called as karela and has high nutritional value. It is fast growing climber known mostly for its medicinal properties. It is rich in Vitamins A and C. Bitter gourd grows at its best in hot and humid climates. They prefer a fertile and well drained soil for their growth.

bitter gourd

Beet

Beets are one of the world’s healthiest food and is rich in Vitamin C. It is a source of phytohormones and has many health benefits. These sweet treats are generally used in salads They can be easily grown from seeds. The pH of the soil should be neutral in order to provide the best growth.

beet

Posted in Plants DIY Gardening Ideas By

Rushabh Chhajed