New to gardening? Start here, with these 10 easy to grow vegetables and herbs. 

Getting started gardening may seem overwhelming. There is a lot to learn, but one of the best ways to learn is by experience. Your confidence and knowledge will grow right along with your garden as you learn, plant, and harvest these 10 easy to grow vegetables and herbs. 

As you decide what to plant in your garden, pay attention to these things: 

  • The soil. Make sure you give plants the best start possible by planting them in good soil. 
  • Whether to plant seeds or transplants. For the best chance of success, follow the listed recommendations. 
  • When to plant. Planting at the right time will influence your success (or failure) more than any other factor. Learn the zone and frost date for your area.