Large vegetables

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Leeks Giant Musselburgh Heirloom. Huge stalks can reach up to 18 inches. Delicious and mild-flavored. Thick, succulent stems are used as an autumn and winter substitute for green onions. Maturity is about days. This giant Tuscan type melon can be for juicing or bragging rights for the largest melon.

Alaska’s Giant Vegetables

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Whether you are doing it for fun or for serious competition, growing giant vegetables takes a sizeable amount of planning and effort. Seeds for giant vegetables have been selected or bred for size. Well-drained, nutrient-rich, balanced soil is the key to any gardening success. A slow-acting organic fertilizer will release food over time, which is what giant veggies need. The type of fertilizer or soil amendments you use depends on the type of plant you are growing.

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Many gardeners enjoy the competition of growing the largest vegetables and flowers. Think pound cabbages and pumpkins that gain 25 pounds in a day. These gargantuan veggies don't happen by accident; they take planning and care. But to get you started having some fun growing giant-sized vegetables, here are some easy steps toward success.