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Vegetables are healthy, delicious and fun to grow. Learn everything you need to know about vegetables and vegetable gardens.


Rhubarb is a hardy perennial that thrives in cool weather. In addition to those tasty stalks, rhubarb grows lovely foliage that enhances any garden. Learn about planting, growing, and harvesting rhubarb.

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There’s no reason to let your garden freeze when winter hits. Some vegetable plants, trees and flowers thrive in the chill and can liven up the icy tundra that your landscape has become. Learn more about planting winter vegetables from the following article. See more »

How Chili Peppers Work

Chili peppers can spice up a variety of dishes, making your mouth burn and your eyes water, but what makes them so hot? Learn all about chili peppers. See more »


Avocado is a type of house plant that can be grown from seed in a glass. Learn how to transfer avocado to a pot at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Decorative Sweet Potato

Decorative sweet potatoes look good with purple, pink and blue flowers because of their dark purple foliage. Learn more at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Ornamental Gourds

Ornamental gourds are a type of annual vine. Learn about growing, propagating, and using ornamental gourds at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Sweet Potatoes

Growing sweet potatoes in your garden is easy. Sweet potatoes provide excellent nutrition. Learn to pick the best sweet potatoes at HowStuffWorks. See more »


Growing parsnips in your garden is easy. Parsnips provide excellent nutrition with a unique flavor. Learn to pick the best parsnip at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Salsify, Oyster Plant

Growing salsify, oyster plant in the garden is easy. Salsify, oyster plant has a unique flavor. Learn about salsify, oyster plant at HowStuffWorks. See more »