The arrival of Spring had many people I know heading to their local garden departments for soil, fertilizer, plants, seed and garden tools. There is more to a garden then just starting though, it also entails maintaining it. Buy now if you started your planting in March, you should have some plants that are already producing a small harvest for you, especially if you planted green beans. They are a great plant to start your kids with gardening because they pop up quickly and produce within a month to six weeks depending on what type of green bean you plant.
Over a Mother Earth News they have written a great article on how to avoid common gardening mistakes that may help you with the your garden.