Start indoors using a light potting mix, barely cover seeds, and keep planting trays warm until germination occurs. If people know one herb by sight or smell, it's often this beautifully fragrant specimen.
Fruit that is fully ripened on the vine has a much fuller flavor than fruits that are picked early and then allowed to ripen. Here are our best tips for Growing Tomatoes , too! Each packet contains approximately 25 seeds.
The petite size of the Desiree Dwarf Pea makes them perfect for trellis-free growing in a container or anywhere in the garden. Each packet contains approximately 75 seeds. Harvest daily to keep plants productive.
Planting and Harvesting Tips: Choose a planting site with full sun, well-drained soil and good air circulation. Sow 1/2 inch deep after the last frost and temperatures are warm. A gentle, south-facing slope is ideal.
It's a non-gluten, low-glycemic, low-fat, and low-protein food. You'll need to use a bit more water when preparing rice for these dishes. A serving of it will provide you with carbs (mainly from starch), about 4.2 grams of protein, as well as some B vitamins...
This is the reason that led some scientists to believe that autism is triggered by the body's response to a toxic overload. Following this logic, organic broccoli seeds can help relieve the symptoms of the disorder by treating the gastrointestinal tract.
An excellent substitute for lima beans. Each packet contains approximately 50 seeds. Boil for at least 5 minutes before eating — do NOT eat raw! CERTIFIED ORGANIC. Look for firm, sizable pods and pinch off with your thumbnail and fingers.
Each packet contains approximately 25 seeds. Wait for warm days and soil temperatures above 60˚F before planting outside. Planting and Harvesting Tips: Plants are best direct-seeded two weeks after the last spring frost date, but can be started earlier...
Used as decorations or centerpieces, they bring color and cheer to the late fall season. Each packet contains approximately 25 seeds. Discard any fruit that is bruised or rotten. (90-100 days) Learn How to Grow Ornamental Gourds here.
May also be sown in the fall just before the ground freezes. (Sun loving annual, 2-3′ tall) Each packet contains approximately 600 seeds. Remove the spent blossoms, or use as cuttings in flower arrangements, to extend the flowering season.
Only 52 days to maturity! Each packet contains 25-35 seeds. Supply plenty of moisture and keep plants mulched to prevent soil from drying out between waterings. They can be trellised if space is limited.
Plants are productive early and will tolerate dry conditions. Each packet contains approximately 30-75 seeds. Wear gloves and long sleeves for protection from spines. Great fried or in soups! (60 days) Note: For best flavor and texture, pick often when...
Choose a sunny location and provide plants plenty of room by spacing two feet apart in rows separated by five feet. Store in a cool, dark spot — or paper bag — and green fruits will turn red within a week or two.
(Annual) Seed pack (1.5 gm) treats 100 square feet. Height: 2 to 4′ tall. Do NOT let seed dry out during germination. Description: Elongated clusters of pink to reddish-purple flowers along tall, leafy stems.
Allow 1-1/2 feet between plants in all directions; provide support for varieties that grow over one foot tall. Here are our best tips for Growing Peppers , too! Each packet contains approximately 25 seeds.
The larger fruits mature in 70 days from transplant and produce an impressive crop. Planting and Harvesting Tips: Crops require full sun, fast draining soil and regular water. Most varieties can be eaten when green or under-ripe, however, the flavor improves...
Very popular! (75-90 days) CERTIFIED ORGANIC Each packet contains approximately 25 seeds. Make sure that the area is protected from strong winds and cool temperatures. Cut from vines with at least one inch of stem attached.
Here are our best tips on Growing Cucumbers , too! Each packet contains approximately 12 seeds. Wait for warm days and soil temperatures above 60˚F before planting outside. Planting and Harvesting Tips: Plants are best direct-seeded two weeks after the...
Iceberg lettuce is the perfect choice when you need a big, fresh crunch. Develops compact heads, prefers cool weather and matures in about 85 days. Once plants bolt (flower), the harvestable leaves will become bitter.
Planting and Harvesting Tips: This cool-weather crop can be planted early, as soon as the soil can be worked in spring and weeks before the last frost. Check often, as they can turn from tasty to terrible in a short period of time.