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If you are someone that is just starting out in gardening, and looking for the easiest, and fastest plant to get started out, then you are in the right place! This article will go over the fastest plant to grow, a back up to that, and more.

So what is the easiest and fastest plant to grow? That would be lettuce! Lettuce can be grown from seed to harvest in as little as 21 days. This means you can get quick feedback on if you are doing a great job, and also enjoy the fruit of your land.

So why is lettuce great?

Lettuce can be grown in any type of soil, so if your garden space is limited it’s a great choice. It doesn’t require much care or attention throughout the growing season either, making it an all around good plant to grow for beginners! Lettuce only takes up 12 square feet when planted at about one seed per foot.

Other options you can try

After you have tried growing lettuce , try out some other vegetables! Cucumbers are another great plant to grow because they can be harvested in as little as 50 days. Be sure to check back next week for our article on the fastest vegetable to grow!

Another awesome option has to be radishes, because you can harvest them in as little as 25 days! Radishes grow very quickly, and make a great addition to any garden.


So the fastest and easiest vegetable to grow is lettuce , but be sure to also try out some of these other veggies! If you are a beginner, be sure to check out our other articles on gardening tips and advice .

Hope this article helps! If you have any questions or comments feel free to leave them in the comment section below. Also if there is anything else that you would like us to cover let us know and we will get working right away!