Winter salads in Montana

When it got too cold outside, I moved a couple of tomato, pepper, and basil plants inside to put under my grow lights. I’ve been told that’s a bad idea because you can bring garden pests inside, but my garden is relatively bug-free so I didn’t think it would be a problem. I also started some cilantro and brought in about 8 lettuce plants that I had started late in my backyard shady garden. This is just enough to give me some fresh greens for the winter, and the cilantro and basil will give me herbs for some of my Continue Reading →