Many believe that gardening must cease when the first frost hits, but that is not true. There are several ways gardeners can enjoy the wonders of gardening year round including the use of solar green houses, growing plants indoors using containers and planting crops that do well outside. Due to a variety of ways growing plants during winters can be accomplished people can grow herbs, vegetables, plants and fruits.
What Do Plants Need? – Air, Water, Light and Nutrients. Many homes have sunrooms or patios, where plants can soak up winter sun. Vegetables can grow as well as your potted plants if provided extra light. Many vegetable plants will do well on a sunny window. If you have a big south facing window you can grow a tomato or cucumber plant by giving it some support and added light to compensate for short winter days. You can use indoor grow lights they are easy to set up and add that extra sunlight vegetable plants need to grow.