July 25, 2016
John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ goes on a field trip to Vilardi Gardens in Phoenix, Arizona to share with you some of the vegetables you can still plant in the heat of the July summer.
In this episode, John will give you a tour of this Wholesale nursery that grows plants for retailers in the Phoenix, Arizona area. You will discover some of the most heat tolerant vegetables that you can still plant and grow during the hot summer if you haven’t yet started a garden or still have places in your garden to plant vegetables.
John will cover a variety of his favorite heat-loving plants that thrive in the hot 100+ degree weather in Phoenix, Las Vegas or whatever desert you live.
You will discover many common and uncommon varieties of vegetables you should focus on if you grow in the desert or other places where summers are HOT!
John will share with you many uncommon perennial vegetables that thrive in the heat that he loves to grow.
After watching this episode, you will have the information you need to get planting and start (or add to) your July vegetable garden.
ps. YES, I did purchase and plant all 2 1/2 flats of vegetables in my garden except for the 2 caper plants that are awaiting a home. They were protected under 30% shade cloth for a few weeks to harden them off to ensure their success.