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.

Red Aztec
‘Red Aztec’ huauzontle, a Mexican heirloom, is a slower-bolting relative of quinoa that makes superb summer eat-all greens.
Photo by Carol Deppe