Winter Gardening Tips: Best Winter Crops and Cold-Hardy Varieties

Don’t limit your harvests to summer! No matter your region, you can grow cold-hardy winter crops that have proved they can take biting temps. Just follow these winter gardening tips from one of the foremost four-season gardeners in the country.

‘Lexton’ leeks are exceptionally cold-hardy and had the healthiest foliage of all leeks in a variety trial at Johnny’s Selected Seeds in Maine.
Illustration By Linda Cook