Here are some recommended crops

ZipGrow is perfectly suited for a variety of leafy greens and herbs. These are low stature, high water weight crops that fetch a great price at the market. Keep reading to learn which crops are most suited for ZipGrow Towers, and for a look at production estimates in both greenhouse and indoor environments.


What about fruiting crops?

While many crops will grow in a ZipGrow Tower, fruiting crops will perform better with a single root zone in a Bato Bucket, with twining or trellising for maximum growth.

ZipGrow recommended crops

  • Basil
  • Lettuce
  • Strawberries
  • Chard
  • Mint
  • Mustard Greens
  • Kale
  • Cabbage
  • Bok Choy
  • Chives
  • Fennel
  • Parsley
  • Oregano
  • Rosemary

We provide a detailed guide for many of these crops (and more) in The Best Crops for Hydroponics. You can find reference information for:

  • pH
  • EC
  • PPM
  • Light preferences
  • Crop yield estimates
  • Climate/temperature preferences.

To get your crop recommendations, please fill out the form on the right. We ask for a little bit of background on your farm planning, which we use to provide more relevant information. As always, your information is private, and we never send spam.