Easy, Fast-Growing Greens to Grow

Looking for some easy crops to grow? A veteran gardener and plant breeder recommends seven low-labor, fast-growing greens to grow via what she’s coined the “eat-all greens” method. All make delicious cooking greens.

Blocks of Greens
For the low-labor eat-all-greens method, broadcast seeds thinly in blocks or wide rows so plants end up spaced about 2 to 4 inches apart. Harvest by clear-cutting.
Photo by Cheryl Long