Whether you want to grow favorites or something different or unusual, you can find fruit, vegetable and herb seeds and plants for sale at Farmer Seed and Nursery. Growing your own food in the garden is so rewarding because you have a sense of accomplishment and you know exactly where your food was grown. When selecting food to grow in your garden, make sure that the varieties you choose will grow in your hardiness or grow zone. Next determine your space. Compact or dwarf plant varieties are often the best for container gardening. Most fruit, vegetable and herb plants like plenty of sun and well-drained soil.