Summer Garden Superstars: Warm Season Vegetables

"One of the most delightful things about a garden is the anticipation it provides." ~ W.E. Johns (Photo by Marta Sobo)

There is nothing that says summer like tasty tomatoes, succulent sweet corn and cool cucumbers. But don’t stop there. Vegetables that thrive in the heat of summer include green beans, eggplant, okra, peppers and squash.  Now that spring is officially here, it’s time to begin planning your summer garden.

 

 

Today’s guest is David Trinklein, horticulture specialist for University of Missouri Extension.

You can find lots of vegetable information from MU Extension guide sheet G5400