Vegetable Gardens Hightstown NJ

See below for local garden supply stores in Hightstown, NJ 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.

Shoprite Garden Center
(609) 443-6767
43 Hickory Corner
East Windsor, NJ
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Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Tony's Farm & Garden Center
(609) 448-0667
1369 Route 130
Windsor, NJ
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Garden Centers / Nurseries

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DJ's Country Gardens
(609) 259-1221
42 Robbinsville Edinburg Rd
Robbinsville, NJ
Products / Services
Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Perennials, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees, Vines

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Quakerbridge Lily Gardens
(609) 890-7126
1180 Hughes Drive
Hamilton, NJ
Products / Services
Garden Centers / Nurseries, Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Gasko's Family Farm
(732) 446-9205
112 Federal Rd
Monroe Township, NJ

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Cbj Farms
(609) 371-2740
1156 Old York Rd
Hightstown, NJ

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Jk Matthews Nursery
(609) 371-0560
169 Edinburg-windsor Rd
Windsor, NJ

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Timothy's Center For Gardening
(609) 448-6222
1185 Route 130
Robbinsville, NJ
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Flower Seed, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Horticulture Companies, Landscaping Services, Mulch, Perennials, Plants, Remodeling Services, Roses, Seed, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees, Wildflower Seed

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Baker's Nursery & Landscape Service Inc
(732) 251-3377
458 Spotswood-Englishtown Road
Monroe Township, NJ
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Annuals, Arrangement Accessories, Bird Baths, Bulbs, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Clothing, Conifers / Evergreens, Containers - Decorative, Crop Protection, Decorative Planters & Urns, Fertilizers, Flower Seed, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Gardening Supplies, Gloves, Grading Services, Groundcovers, Hand Tools, Hardscape Supplies, Herbs, Horticulture Companies, Hoses / Watering Devices, Industry Supplies & Services, Irrigation Su…

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Farmer Als Market & Greenhouses
(732) 521-1888
387 Buckelew Ave
Monroe Township, NJ
Products / Services
Builders / Contractors, Garden Centers / Nurseries

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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...

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