kitchen garden

noun

Definition of kitchen garden 

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

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What is square foot gardening? Square foot gardening is a simple method of creating small, orderly, and highly productive kitchen gardens. Jean Nick, Good Housekeeping, "The Pros and Cons of Square Foot Gardening," 30 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 2 July 2018 The artistry of its chef team shines through in inventive dishes that focus on seasonality and are inspired by the harvest from Thomas Jefferson’s kitchen gardens at Monticello. Bon Appetit, "D.C.’s Food Scene Is Hot! Here’s All the Spots You Should Explore This Summer," 25 June 2018 What is square foot gardening? Square foot gardening is a simple method of creating small, orderly, and highly productive kitchen gardens. Jean Nick, Good Housekeeping, "The Pros And Cons Of Square Foot Gardening," 29 Mar. 2017

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1580, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of kitchen garden was in 1580

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kitchen garden

noun

English Language Learners Definition of kitchen garden

: a garden where you grow fruits and vegetables for your own use

kitchen garden

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Kids Definition of kitchen garden

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

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