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Veggie Crops A-Z

Growing vegetables in Colorado can be both a challenge and a thrill. Bright sun and low humidity can make for incredibly good crops and low disease pressures. These factors require care in regards to sun protection and sufficient watering. There are many things you can do to ensure a successful crop both for your purposes and for donation. See below for a listing of resources broken down by specific crop. If you don’t see your favorite crop here it may be because it doesn’t grow well here or is not a good candidate for donation.


Asparagus

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Beans

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Beets

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Broccoli

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Brussels Sprouts

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Cabbage

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Carrots

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Cauliflower

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Celery

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Collards

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Corn

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Cucumber

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Eggplant

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Garlic

Garlic

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horseradish

Horseradish

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Herbs

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Kale

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Kohlrabi

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Leeks

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Lettuce and Leafy Greens

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Melons

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Onions

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Parsnips

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Peas

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Peppers

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Potatoes

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Pumpkins

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Radish

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Rhubarb

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Spinach

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Squash & Zucchini

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Swiss Chard

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Tomatillo fruit

Tomatillos

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Tomatoes

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Turnips

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Winter Squash

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See General gardening Information for some general information about growing crops in Colorado