If you have limited space for a vegetable garden, consider raising fresh, nutritious, homegrown vegetables in containers. A windowsill, a patio or a balcony will provide sufficient space for a mini vegetable garden. Container vegetable gardening is a good way to introduce children to the joys and rewards of vegetable gardening.
Almost any vegetable that will grow in a typical backyard garden will also do well when grown in containers. Some vegetables that are well suited for growing in containers include: