Don’t wanna wait an entire season for fresh vegetables to grow? You don’t have to! These 6 fastest growing vegetables will go from the garden to your plate in just 1 month! What’s more, these vegetables are absolutely perfect for beginners as they require little to no maintenance, are easy to plant, and they’ll bless you with their bounty in a ridiculously short time!
6 Fastest Growing Vegetables
The fastest growing vegetables are also the easiest to care for. Just make sure they have enough sun, water, and a good quality soil, and you can’t mess this up!
#1. Arugula – 21 days to harvest
Arugula adds a wonderful, nutty flavor to any dish and make amazing salads! You can grow them directly from seeds or purchase a starter plant from your local nursery. Arugula can be grown directly on your windowsill, in a pot, or right in your garden!
#2. Radishes – 22 days to harvest
Radishes are a fun, crunch vegetable that adds a kick to any salad. Choose the Cherry Belle radish variety for quick growth! Plant your radishes in a deep pot or a directly in your garden and reap the rewards in as little as 3 weeks!
#3. Lettuce – 28 days to harvest
Choose the Black Seeded Simpson lettuce for super quick growth. As opposed to a head of lettuce, the Black Seed Simpson lettuce grows clumps of leaves, which are just as delicious!
#4. Spinach – 35 to 40 days to harvest
Spinach is extremely easy to grow, as it can thrive in partial shade and doesn’t need much care. You can also grow spinach in a pot right in your windowsill and it will thrive just as well!
#5. Contender Bush Beans – 49 days to harvest
Contender bush beans grow much quicker than vine beans, and therefore are a great addition to your beginner garden! They don’t require a lot of care, just some sun and water!
#6. Snap Peas – 56 days to harvest
Sugar Ann snap peas are the easiest types of peas to grow because they’re very quick (as opposed to other pea varieties), and they’re relatively self-sufficient. Make sure they have plenty of sun and are watered regularly, and they’ll reward you with sweet, crunchy goodness!