Once the soil warms, plant summer-yielding vegetables such as tomatoes and peppers. Toss in some herbs for extra color, flavor, and texture. Site this garden in full sun and well-drained soil for best harvests. Spread mulch over the soil to help decrease weeds and disease.
Garden size: 4x4 feet
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Tip: To keep your supply of produce steady, replant your garden for summer with the Fall Harvest Plan.