Another advantage of vitamin C is that it's an extremely potent antioxidant. Research indicates that oxidation is one of the major contributors to the process of aging. A study conducted by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation from...
The vigorous plants have plenty of foliage for sunburn protection. This disease resistant plant yield a lot of fruit. An attractive green bell pepper with large 4-lobed fruits great for stuffing, pizza or salad.
Each flower is unique with subtle tones of pink, orange, gold and apricot. It is truly delightful. A square-edged version of the traditional zinnia, the flowers of this fascinating variety come in a vast array of forms and colors reminiscent of show dahlias...
✓ Free of genetically modified organisms (GMO's), chemicals and pesticides
✓ Subtle tones of pink, orange, gold and apricot
✓ Proven to produce healthy, hardy plants
✓ A square-edged version of the traditional zinnia
It is not uncommon to get 25-30 of these from a single plant. Excellent for . The heat is mildly hot, about 2,000-4,000 Scoville units. Anaheim type with huge peppers that get up to 20cm/8" long and 5cm/2" wide and weigh up to 4oz each.
Excellent for pesto and other typical basil uses. Good uniformity. Ht. 75-80cm/30-32". Suited for greenhouse and field production. A large leaf basil has high oil content and hence a stronger aroma and flavour than other varieties.
A tall Mexican heirloom vegetable with impressive large deep red flower spikes and bronze-green foliage. The young leaves are tender and can be steamed or cooked in soups and the seeds can be ground into flour.
Keeps its buttery sweetness well even in the heat of summer and is more bolt-resistant than other butterhead varieties. A long time favourite of gardeners with crisp, dark green, reddish-tinged leaves and a yellowish-white heart.
Leaf texture is between the standard oak leaf (crispy) and a butter-head (soft, buttery). Broad leaves fit nicely on a plate or sandwich. This unique cultivar forms a beautiful, compact rosette of oak-shaped leaves with sweet, succulent midribs.
Many health enthusiasts believe that the humble wheatgrass, in its live freshly sprouted form, pressed into juice, is a powerhouse of nutrients, enzymes and biotic factors that jumpstart the body and bring it up to top running condition.
Bright red fruit of over 2.5cm/1” in diameter are unusually sweet and flavourful with a high vitamin C content. Great for snacking, salads and low sugar preserves. Plants grow tall, so staking is recommended as the vine bears fruit in long clusters...
Romaine lettuce that forms long, deep green, upright leaves with that delicious juicy crunch, creamy white midriffs that are sweet and crisp. Heat tolerant, heavy heads. Great for use in sandwiches, salads, garnish or wraps.
Harvest the greens with mild onion flavor for use on baked potatoes, fish and egg dishes. The pretty purple flowers attract butterflies and bees. This easy to grow, perennial heirloom grows in mounded clumps and can be tucked into any small space in the...
✓ Pretty purple flowrs attract butterflies and bees
Be sure to try making buckwheat porridge, granola, and pancakes for breakfast to start your day in a healthy and tasty way. Manganese (34% DRI*) Copper (28% DRI) Magnesium (21% DRI) Phosphorus (17% DRI)
Better yet, the seed is certified organic, so the variety has a leg up on other Celosias for the organics marketplace. Tornado Red is an excellent choice for both fresh and dried arrangements and can be creatively used in mixed bouquets or entirely on...
Maturation days: 70-110 days
Germination days: 8 - 10 days
Soil temperature: 72 - 75 degrees fahrenheit
Weeks indoor: 3 - 4 weeks
Plant height: 16-24''
Grow on temperature night: 65 - 68 degrees fahrenheit