If you're tired of trekking to the grocery story every week only to find that the produce is lacking or hauling your cookies all the way to the farmer's market to be swallowed up by a ruthless Saturday crowd, then maybe it's time to start growing your own vegetables. Take this quiz to see if you're ready to dig in the dirt and pull out your own veggies.
What is an heirloom seed?
- a seed your Grandmother gives you
- a seed that's worth a lot of money
- a seed from a variety of plant that has been around for many years
Which of these vegetables is not in the mustard family?
- collard greens
Which of these veggies is a cool weather crop?
Which of these is not a benefit of companion planting?
- attracting beneficial insects
- warding off pests
- stopping weed growth
Tomatoes are good companion plants for:
- black walnut
True or False: Easter weekend marks the official end of the last frost date.
Which member of the nightshade family is deadly?
- Tabasco sauce
Which of these is a great source of nitrogen for your soil?
- coffee grounds
- banana peels
Which carnivore's manure should you avoid using in your garden?
Which of these is not a good amendment for soil clay?
- wood chips