For continuous supply sow every month or so. Will regrow some after cutting. Remains crisp and mild even during hot weather. Broad spinach-like leaves can be eaten as cooked greens or in salads and sandwiches.
Sweet tasting roots have been shown to boost red cell and hemoglobin counts in rabbits. Unusual violet-streaked green bell-shaped flowers. Used as a tonic in anemia, fatigue, shallow and strained breathing, poor appetite, dyspepsia, and diabetes.
Useful for palpitations, irritability and insomnia. Reduces blood pressure, improves circulation by dilating the blood vessels, and reduces blood cholesterol. Also effective against hepatitis, infections, and many skin diseases such as shingles, dermatitis...
This variety has beautiful pale yellow skin, thick necks and sweet, flavorful white flesh. This long day onion stores well. Gardeners love it for its high yields, uniform shape and good disease resistance.
Seed Type: Vegetable
Free of GMO's (genetically modified organisms), chemicals and pesticides: Yes
Also as gargle for mouth and throat inflammations. Handsome purple or pink flowers attract honeybees. Used for upset stomach, headache, cough, and diarrhea. (Wild oregano) Medicinal variety of oregano lacking true oregano's familar aroma and flavour.
This unique cultivar forms a beautiful, compact rosette of oak-shaped leaves with sweet, succulent midribs. Broad leaves fit nicely on a plate or sandwich. Leaf texture is between the standard oak leaf (crispy) and a butter-head (soft, buttery).
Resistant to downy mildew. Prolific variety with blood red roots and red-tinged green tops. Roots are globular, 6-8cm/2.5-3" across with smooth skin. Low in geosmin, the substance that gives other beetroot varieties an unpleasant earthy taste.
Botanical Name: Beta vulgaris crassa 'Dark Red Detroit'
Ht. 75-90cm/30-36". The aroma and flavour are maybe a bit too mild for purists, but for folks unafraid to try something different we think Corsican is worth a look. We love it in Elizabeth Hodges´ recipe .
But what's really striking about this corn are the unique red and white stalks and husks that make great displays in autumn. Can be used for popcorn. An attractive Indian heirloom corn with kernels that come in a medley of red, brown, gold and cream colours.
Great for use in sandwiches, salads, garnish or wraps. Heat tolerant, heavy heads. Romaine lettuce that forms long, deep green, upright leaves with that delicious juicy crunch, creamy white midriffs that are sweet and crisp.
As the name states, this cabbage is good for fall or winter as well as it is for early market. This cabbage is both heat and drought tolerant. All Season Cabbage Seed produces fine, large heads that are 10 in.
This is the true strain used in Vietnamese and Thai cooking. Essential fresh cut accompaniment to many Vietnamese dishes, including pho, a famous beef or chicken noodle soup. Similar to anise basil, but the flavour and fragrance is distinctively less...
There is strong evidence that it has direct immunomodulating effects by controlling the cytokines that mediate immune response. It can reach 2-3m (6-10ft) in height. A study on mice showed that it can protect the liver by suppressing inflammatory responses.
It tolerates heavy cutting well so multiple cuttings are possible. For flavour and for colour. A stunning basil with large burgundy flower bracts. With its colour, strong fragrance, and long deep purple stems, this also makes an excellent cutflower.
The smooth, dark green, oval round leaves of this fast growing baby-leaf spinach are tender and mild for gourmet quality salads. Use succession planting for an extended supply. Grow this disease resistant variety in spring or fall for best results.
✓ Independently tested for high germination rates and purity, meets or exceeds federal standards ensuring easy to grow seeds
Essential to every herb garden, this small, upright shrub (is the classic culinary variety. Assertions have been made supporting its efficacy in combating asthma and hypertension. As a strong aromatic herb, it can attract a multitude of honeybees.
✓ Used medicinally to combat asthma and hypertension
✓ Hermetically sealed package that is re-sealable gives longer life and higher germination rates
✓ A strong aromatic herb, it can attract a multitude of honeybees
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Black fruits and large purple flowers create quite a nice ornamental effect. Mildly hot and absolutely delicious. Similar to jalapeno pepper in shape and size. Chile fans say this variety is better than the traditional jalapeno variety for smoked chipotles.
It is uniform, upright, and very vigorous. Excellent for the fresh, processing, and potplant markets. Highly resistant to diseases and is tolerant of thrips and leaf tip burn. Leaves are fine to medium in thickness and dark blue-green in colour.
Great all-around quality that you can use for gourmet salads, soups, and stews. Bright orange carrots. Carrots are cylindrical, smooth, bright-orange roots with short, weak tops. This variety stores well, plus it grows well in heavier soils.
✓ Germination rates exceed USDA standards
✓ Botanical name daucus carota
✓ Too much water can cause carrots to crack
✓ They should be kept weeded, a clean mulch can reduce this job
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It survived weeks of 35C plus temperatures with no problems. Blue-green crinkled leaves are delicious in salads, steamed or sauteed. Heirloom kale from the 1860s. Even under a meter (3ft) of snow, it is still good to eat, sweeter than store-bought kale.
Botanical Name: Brassica oleracea acephala 'Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch'
It spreads by underground rhizome like grasses, but unlike grasses it has fragrant yellow-white or light purple flowers that open in the evening late summer and autumn. The rhizomes are noted for their antidiabetic and antibacterial properties, and are...
Well adapted for the dryland farming of the American southwest, but also does surprisingly well in wetter eastern gardens. It makes delicious tortillas, sweet and nutty, as well as cornbread, corn chips and pancake mixes.
An early red cabbage that produces dense, deep purple, small round heads great for colorful slaws, salads and cooking. Early to harvest, resistant to splitting and disease. It won't split when planted in the spring and is 1 of the best cabbages for winter...
✓ Produces dense deep purple heads for colorful slaw