Greenhouse Tips for Newbies

Thinking you would like to extend your growing season?

We have lived where rain or freezing weather cut short our growing season, making peppers and tomatoes hard to bring to ripeness. Or very few melons would form let alone get ripe!

For us to get peppers, melons or tomatoes started early, a greenhouse was very helpful.


This is my favorite tip:

Don’t get ahead of yourself

It’s tempting in a new greenhouse to try to do a hundred new projects all at once, and while hundreds of seedling plants are easy enough to care for, hundreds of full-sized plants require space, water, and care that can be a little overwhelming for a non-commercial grower. It’s better to grow a few things and grow them well than to have dozens of leggy and wilting specimens.

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