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Fast Start Garden Plants – Spring ’24

Our small box delivers BIG garden potential. Varden™ Fast Start Garden Plants delivered to your door by UPS to easily get your garden growing FAST.

Each 23″x 6″x 5″ box holds 36 live garden plant plugs (1 mix) to fully plant one Varden™ Kitchen Garden.

Mixes contain Basil and 2 other species at 12 plants of each species

* Available Mixes Ship late April ’24 – June ’24 – While supply lasts*

This year we are going heavy on Basil because its every gardeners favorite. Our Fast Start Vertical Garden Plants are small live starter plants, grown in 1″ dia. paper Ellepots for easy transplant into your vertical garden. Fast Start Plants are faster to harvest than seed and easier to plant than 4” garden center pots. No plastic pots to dispose of! Shipped right to your door by UPS or Fedex makes it so easy! Live plant quantities are limited, so when they are gone, they are gone.

Designed and grown to be paired with our low-maintenance Varden™ vertical garden system but also works for window boxes, raised bed gardens and container gardens as well. Fast Start Plants root-in fast in our breathable, soil-filled Vardensoks, giving roots space to spread out and breathe. These conditions reduce the odds of root rot and mold while producing better-tasting harvests! You can review one of our helpful blog posts on plants for vertical gardens here. Enjoy!

live basil plants for vertical gardensBasil growing in a varden vertical garden

Basil

This flowering plant will not only add flair to your meals, but can also attract pollinators to your garden. Basil does best in moist soil and warmer climates.

Cilantro live plugs ready for shipment to vertical garden customersCilantro growing in Vardensok for vertical gardening

Cilantro

This plant produces tart seeds and leaves and bold-tasting roots. While its white-pink flowers are edible, the bright green leaves lose some flavor after bolting. It grows best in cool weather and well-drained soil.

Mint

With a cool, sweet aftertaste, it’s hard to beat the taste of mint. This plant thrives in moist soil and other wet environments. You can also use it as ground cover to stabilize soil thanks to the rapid growth rate of its runners.

live basil plants for vertical gardensBasil growing in a varden vertical garden

Basil

This flowering plant will not only add flair to your meals, but can also attract pollinators to your garden. Basil does best in moist soil and warmer climates.

Parsley live plugs ready for shipment to vertical garden customersParsley growing in Vardensok for vertical gardening

Parsley

Parsley is a great addition to any garden and requires little maintenance. It does well as both an outdoor and indoor plant and requires slightly moist soil.

Arugula live plugs ready for shipment to vertical garden customersArugula growing in Vardensok for vertical gardening

Arugula

Arugula’s roots, green stems and leaves, yellowish-white flowers, seeds, and seed pods are all edible. This cool-weather plant likes full sun conditions and nutrient-dense soil. Although, it can also tolerate other environments well, and is able to grow in hardiness zones 3 to 11.

live basil plants for vertical gardensBasil growing in a varden vertical garden

Basil

This flowering plant will not only add flair to your meals, but can also attract pollinators to your garden. Basil does best in moist soil and warmer climates.

Oregano live plugs ready for shipment to vertical garden customersOregano growing in Vardensok for vertical gardening

Oregano

A staple in any garden, oregano enjoys lots of sunlight and well-drained soil, although it can grow in other soil types, too.

Thyme live plugs ready for shipment to vertical garden customersThyme growing in Vardensok for vertical gardening

Thyme

Tasty, easy to grow, and simple to store, thyme likes full sun conditions and can handle both droughts and freezing temperatures fairly well.