No matter if you tend to a small windowsill of herbs or have a lush, expansive vegetable garden, you know just how rewarding it can be to grow your own food. Instead of going to the grocery store or farmer’s market for a new recipe, all you have to do is venture into your own backyard!
In addition to convenience, there are some serious perks of having a home garden. Growing your herbs, fruits, or vegetables at home has been linked to a number of health benefits, can save you some serious cash, and gives you the rewarding feeling of knowing you cultivated something with your own two hands.
Even the most novice of gardeners can reap these benefits, just by being smart about what they plant. Check out the visual from Intuit Mint on how to hack your garden to save some serious green, stay healthy, and live more sustainably:
Infographic courtesy of mint.com