7 Perennial Vegetable Garden Plants - This hardy crop lasts for decades in the garden and is one of the first vegetables that can be harvested in spring. Plant asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) in full sun and moist, well-drained soil.
This is a good upcycle as well as a good technique for growing your own veggies when the weather may still be a bit cold -- Cold frame window. Helps you grow vegetables and plants earlier at spring. Good re-use for those old windows!