Vegetable Gardens Schererville IN

See below for local garden supply stores in Schererville, IN 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.

Allen Landscape Center
(219) 865-6181
1502 W Lincoln Hwy
Schererville, IN
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Landscape Contractors, Landscaping Services, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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Elzinga Farm
(219) 865-1181
1587 Joliet Street
Dyer, IN
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Annuals

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Scheeringa Farms & Greenhouse
(219) 838-6369
9436 Cline Avenue
Highland, IN
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Perennials, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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VanderGriend's Red Barn Farm Stand
(708) 474-1255
2812 Glenwood-Lansing Road
Lansing, IL
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Annuals, Fall Decorations, Gifts & Accents, Holiday Items, Perennials, Plants, Produce, Seed, Trees, Wreaths & Decorations, Wildflower Seed

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Van Kalker Farms & Greenhouses
(708) 758-1732
1808 E Joe Orr Road
Chicago Heights, IL
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Annuals, Arrangement Accessories, Cactus / Succulent, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Container Gardening, Containers - Decorative, Crop Protection, Decorative Planters & Urns, Fountains - Decorative, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Greenhouse Growers, Greenhouse Supplies & Equipment, Horticulture Companies, Metal & Wire Containers, Mulch, Ornamental Grasses, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Pottery, Produce, Seed, Shrubs, Vegetables, …

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Alsip Home & Nursery
(219) 365-0882
10255 Wicker Avenue
Saint John, IN
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Aluminum Furniture, Annuals, Aquatics, Arbors / Arches, Arrangement Accessories, Artificial Plants, Artisan Crafts, Baskets & Wicker Containers, Benches / Chairs / Tables, Bird Baths, Bird Feeders, Boots / Clogs, Bulbs, Cactus / Succulent, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Christmas Accessories, Christmas Lighting, Christmas Ornaments & Decorations, Christmas Trees, Christmas Trees - Cut, Christmas Trees - Live B&B, Christmas Trees - Live Container, Christmas Trees, Wreaths …

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Allen Landscape Center
(219) 924-3938
2539 45th St
Highland, IN
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Landscape Contractors, Landscaping Services, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees, Vegetables

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Zandstra's Farm, Inc.
(219) 924-1095
10202 Kennedy Avenue
Highland, IN
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Annuals, Cactus / Succulent, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Seed, Shrubs, Wildflower Seed

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Leo's America's Country Store
(219) 374-6757
11702 Randolph Street
Crown Point, IN
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Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Nottingham English Cottage Gardens
(219) 661-0225
3514 W, 109th
Crown Point, IN
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Annuals

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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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