Vegetable Gardens Allegan MI

See below for local garden supply stores in Allegan, MI that provide access to vegetable seeds, warm season vegetables, and raised vegetable beds, as well as advice and content on home vegetable garden layouts, growing seasons, plant rotation, and drip water systems.

Pine Grove Greenhouse
(269) 628-4159
25280 Cr 388
Gobles, MI
Products / Services
Annuals, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Plants

Data Provided By:
Windscapes Inc.
(616) 896-2000
2900 144th Street
Burnips, MI
Products / Services
Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

Data Provided By:
Huntree Nursery
(616) 543-3761
2346 68th St
Fennville, MI
Products / Services
Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Flower Seed, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Perennials, Plants, Roses, Seed, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees, Wildflower Seed

Data Provided By:
Wedel's Nursery, Florist and Garden Center
(269) 345-1195
5020 Texas Drive
Kalamazoo, MI
Products / Services
Animal / Insect Repellent / Deterrent, Annuals, Aquatic Containers, Aquatics, Arrangement Accessories, B & B Plants, Balloons & Accessories, Baskets & Wicker Containers, Benches / Chairs / Tables, Biostimulant, Bird Feeders, Bird Gardens, Bird Houses / Nest Boxes, Boulders, Brass / Copper Containers, Bulbs, Candles & Holders, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Christmas Accessories, Christmas Lighting, Christmas Ornaments & Decorations, Christmas Trees - Cut, Christmas Trees …

Data Provided By:
Wentzel's Greenhouse
(269) 372-9019
5275 S 1st St
Kalamazoo, MI

Data Provided By:
Sunnyside Greenhouse
(616) 813-9057
5011 Patterson Road
Shelbyville, MI

Data Provided By:
Tuinstra Greenhouse
(269) 672-7204
2468 12th St
Shelbyville, MI

Data Provided By:
CJWood Organic Garden Care
(616) 283-5927
2279 Atkins
Fennville, MI

Data Provided By:
Saunders Greenhouse
(269) 353-8526
10745 Almena Drive
Kalamazoo, MI
Products / Services
Annuals, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Plants

Data Provided By:
Panse Greenhouse
(269) 383-1150
7594 Douglas Ave
Kalamazoo, MI

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Vegetable Gardens | Grow your own vegetables

Grow your own vegetables

Imagine enjoying bushels of delicious produce picked at the peak of ripeness without the expense or hassle of visiting the grocery store, farmer's market or produce stand. You may be surprised to find out that growing a vegetable garden is actually a simple process. In this guide, we'll give you the scoop on the basic steps involved in creating home vegetable gardens.

Before You Begin

Before starting your garden, look over your backyard and select a spot that gets ample direct sunlight and has good, soft soil. In addition, take the time to measure the size of your plot. Don't be overly ambitious – even a small 3x3 garden plot or raised bed can produce ample veggies.

Next, select your vegetables, considering your climate, frosts, soil type and light conditions. If you're looking to start seasonal plots, such as fall vegetable gardens, make sure you investigate which plants will grow best during your chosen time of year. Finally, make a list of the growing supplies you will need, including soil, fertilizers, vegetable seeds and other materials.

Planting and Preparing Vegetable Gardens

Before planting your vegetable garden, make sure to aerate your soil and add fertilizer and any soil conditioners you need. Then, find out how deep to plant the seeds – some will be sprinkled lightly over the surface, while others are deeply buried. If you are working with seedlings, your task is easier, because you'll just seat them in the soil the same way you might repot a houseplant.

Growing vegetable gardens requires you to organize your seeds or seedlings in neat rows or clusters and mark each one with a plant stake. Some people choose to cut off part of the seed label and affix it to the stake with waterproof tape. This is a great way to ensure that you'll always have the proper information about your plants handy.

Maintaining and Harvesting

Backyard vegetable gardens are simple to maintain. Most people water once or twice a day, o...

Click here to read more from Luma Gardening