If you are thinking that you cannot have a garden because you just don’t have the space for it, think again. Even if you are wanting to plant vegetables in your backyard, and don’t have the space, you can grow things like carrots in containers. It’s actually an ideal place for carrots to be grown because you can better manipulate their environment to behave the way you need it to. Carrots, for instance, thrive better in soil that is loose and less heavy.
- Even if you don’t have room for a traditional vegetable garden, you can grow veggies in containers.
- In particular, you can grow root vegetables like carrots very well in containers.
- Choose deep containers and make sure you have good drainage for growing.
“Plant breeders continue to develop dwarf vegetable varieties for containers, and more and more gardeners are experimenting with growing all types of vegetables in all types of containers.”