The Q&A Archives: Garden Location for Vegetables

Question: The area I intend to plant vegetables only receives direct sunlight in the morning and until noon. Is this enough sunlight or should I plant in another spot?

Answer: Veggies do best with at least 6-8 hours of full sunlight a day. These vegetables will tolerate less, but they still need some sunlight: beets, carrots, kale, lettuce, potatoes, scallions, radishes, rhubarb, spinach, Swiss chard.

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