20 Fruits and Vegetables You Can Grow in Pots

What fruits & vegetables can you grow in pots? You’d be surprised how many! If you have a small yard or no room for a garden you have to take a look below!

Fruits and Vegetables You Can Grow in Pots –

You don’t have to have a big backyard, or a planting bed to grow your own fruits and vegetables.  There are lots of fruits and vegetables that grow comfortable within the limits of planting pots.  Check out this list of options available whether you have a green thumb or not.

1. Blueberries


This is a project I am starting with my kids this summer.

 2. Cucumbers


My kids are huge fans of mini-cucumbers. This is an easy project sure to be a hit.

3. Peas


One of the easiest vegetables to grow in a pot.

4. Potatoes


Another easy crop to grow in pots.



I’ve grown eggplants before and was surprised about the many I got per plant. They are very fruitful.

6. Radishes


You could be harvesting radishes in a little over a month. How about that?

7. Lemons


Shorten the wait by buying a plant that’s around 3 years or so. A well cared lemon plant can last you for many more years.

8. Peppers


So many ways to eat these, so easy to grow them.

9. Sweet Potatoes


Get tips on getting your own sweet potato shoots here.

10. Tangerines


I wish I lived in slightly warmer weather. These would be a hit in this household.

11. Strawberries


Check out this idea on how to make a vertical container out of a PVC pipe.

12. Cauliflower


This can look pretty luscious if you ask me. This looks almost like a flowering plant.

13. Blackberries


Have a spot with full sun? Plant some blackberry plants to enjoy for years.

14. Ginger


I know this is a rot not fruit or vegetable. But it is used in cooking and also medicinal. It can’t hurt to grow your own.

15. Raspberries


Great fresh, frozen or preserved. Around here these would be devoured fresh.

16. Carrots


Carrots take 2 to 3 months from planting to harvest. But they are easy to grow.

17. Garlic


Once cured you could enjoy your home grown garlic for months.

18. Tomatoes


I’ve been growing cherry tomatoes in pots for years now. So easy to grow and my kids absolutely love how sweet they are.

19. Lettuce


Enjoy the crispiest of salads by growing your own leafy greens.

20. Figs


Grow your own rich juicy fruit in your own pot.

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