Super-cool gardening magazine Mother Earth Living maintains, "With a few seed packets and a little planning, you can enjoy fresh salads, cooking greens and other garden treats year-round." They offer a series of tips for planting and growing hearty greens, lettuces, and root vegetables.
- Plant in mid-August to mid-September. (Right now!)
- Use leaves to keep soil warm.
- Keep out bugs and critters.
- All sorts of nutrional benefits.