20 Perennial Vegetables To Plant Once and Enjoy Forever
I’m a big fan of growing perennial vegetables in my garden — plant them once, and enjoy the fruits (well, actually, vegetables) of your labours for years to come. They’re also among the healthiest veggies for you, and they’re generally inexpensive to purchase, if you don’t come from a family with its own royal roots line. Most of the foods we grow are annuals:
Each winter, they disappear and must be replanted in the spring. A bountiful garden of delicious organic food is worth the work of planning and planting, but smart gardeners also have perennials, which come back year after year with little maintenance required. Here are some classic perennials to plant now for harvest next summer.