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Grow your own veg kits are becoming increasingly popular and for good reason.
It’s a strange time. Pandemics, trouble around the world, economic mayhem – about the only thing we haven’t got yet is a zombie apocalypse.
And where not counting that out.
In this article, we present seven grow your own veg kits that could literally change your life.
If you live in the city, growing fresh fruits and vegetables might feel like a fantasy.
Rooftops, balconies and backyards are a luxury, which means finding a good light source for your garden will be hard to do.
Luckily, there are several indoor veg gardening kits that can help the urban farmer grow the produce that can give them an endless supply of fresh vegetables and herbs.
That’s enticing in anyone’s language. Have you noticed the price of fresh farm produce is steadily on the rise?
It can burn a large hole in your pocket. If you have a large family, then this only multiplies.
There are certain vegetables that just thrive indoors. An indoor veg growing kit can provide you with the foundation to take advantage of this opportunity to cut down on your grocery bill.
There is an endless choice today of specialized designed vegetable kits for indoors. The problem is, there are so many to choose from now that the choice is confusing.
First time growers are almost forced into procrastination just trying to make the right choice. We can help. Here are a few of my favorites.
1. Grow Your Own Veg Kits – The Hydrofarm Hydroponic Salad Garden Box Kit
This electricity-free hydroponic kit has an easy eight-site countertop set up that lets you grow your lettuce at home.
The kit uses the “Kratky method” to deliver water and nutrients directly to the plant’s roots.
Grow vegetables up to thirty percent faster than growing in soil. Maintenance is low-key which is an added bonus.
2. Mr. Stacky Smart Farm
This self watering tower garden comes with non-GMO seeds, planting and tending accessories.
It has the ability to help you grow healthy food that’s rich in nutrients faster. That’s convenient when you’re running low on produce.
This veg growing kit has been described as one that can change your lifestyle. It’s ability to recirculate water has a big impact on your bottom line. Definitely consider this kit.
3. The Smart Garden 3
This smart garden kit solves the watering and the sunlight issue. It is a self watering planter and a built in light that grows plants in Keurig style pods featuring NASA inspired smart soil.
You can watch your seedlings grow from the comfort of your downtown apartment.
The brand also has a “helpful and straightforward” video that shows you how to put the system together.
4. Grow Your Own Veg Kits – The Click And Grow Smart Garden 9 Indoor Home Garden
This is the larger version of the Smart Garden Click and Grow product. It can accommodate nine plants and includes cherry tomato, basil and green-leaf lettuce seeds.
It offers a complete growing system with a self-watering container and LED grow light.
An added feature is the app that comes with this kit. If you’re a beginner, this app will have you on the road to becoming an expert in growing plants in quick time. A solid veg growing kit that again has the features to save you on water costs.
5. Chef’n Microgreens Garden
This compact indoor garden kit comes with soil, non-GMO organic seeds from Seattle Seeds and detailed instructions on how to grow each type of plant.
It is designed to grow smaller products. Think microradishes, microgreens, microbasil, micropea shoots, microbroccoli and microargula.
It will fit easily on windowsills or countertops in in your home. The accompanying tray will cut down on any mess, if any.
6. Back To The Roots Water Garden
This water garden kit offers a straightforward approach to aquaponics, which naturally requires a wealth of equipment to make it work.
The beauty of this veg growing kit is the ability to provide year round produce. And if you are new to growing vegetables, don’t worry, this is a “no green thumb” product.
This system is best used to grow microgreens and herbs.
7. Grow Your Own Veg Kits – SunBlaster Mini Greenhouse Kit With NanoDome
Needing to grow seedlings? Then the Sunblaster Mini Greenhouse kit will accommodate you from the comfort of the inside of your home.
If herbs are your thing then again, tis kit will give you a great foundation to produce herbs usually at a rapid rate throughout the entire year.
This kit is equipped with a high quality 10×20 tray. It has a humidity dome and a high-output fluorescent grow light with a reflector that mounts directly to the dome. It is the perfect set up for seeds and herbs to grow during a dry winter month.
To summarize everything, the best indoor gardens are usually the ones that require little maintenance and water.
When selecting a row your own veg kit, make sure that the directions are clear and easy to follow. The last thing you want to do is waste money on a product that you cannot use.
In regards to plant selection – research is always a good thing before selecting your choice.
Plants all require a different set of circumstances in order to grow, so getting the wrong kit and plant pairing could be disastrous for the plant.
Don’t rush into this especially if you’re just starting out growing your first vegetable garden.