kitchen garden


Definition of kitchen garden

: a garden in which plants (such as vegetables or herbs) for use in the kitchen are cultivated

Examples of kitchen garden in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Outside in Bartholdi Park, a kitchen garden showcases edible plants that grow in North America. Vanessa H. Larson, Washington Post, 28 June 2022 Broaden your concept of what a kitchen garden can be. Sarah Karnasiewicz, WSJ, 6 May 2022 From the 1930s to the 1950s, Angela Thirkell wrote bestselling comfort reads in which nice girls become engaged to pleasant young men after an off-stage proposal in the kitchen garden. Alexandra Mullen, WSJ, 11 Mar. 2022 In the winter, embark on a trek via the 60-acre hiking trail, and come back to seasonal cocktails and dishes incorporating produce and fruit from Inness’s own kitchen garden and orchard. Ariel Okin, Vogue, 31 Jan. 2022 The second floor balcony has a clear view of the ocean—the beach is less than a mile away—and the kitchen garden supplies pimento peppers and fresh herbs including shadow benny, an island favorite. Keishel Williams, WSJ, 28 Jan. 2022 Born in 1937 in rural Alabama, Willie Morris was a country cook with a farm and kitchen garden at her disposal. Washington Post, 14 Dec. 2021 It was inspired by the birds that stole fruit from his kitchen garden at his countryside home in Kelmscott Manor, Oxfordshire. Shivani Vyas, Better Homes & Gardens, 10 Nov. 2021 In addition to the local staple crop of tobacco, Benjamin’s parents kept a kitchen garden and beehives, and likely grew fruit trees such as pears, apples, and plums. Janet Barber, Scientific American, 9 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of kitchen garden

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jul 2022

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“Kitchen garden.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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Kids Definition of kitchen garden

: a piece of land where vegetables are grown for household use


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