Dazzling orange bell pepper with thick flesh, crunchy texture, and exquisite sweet flavour. For grilling, stuffing, roasting, stir fries. Compact plants, under 60cm/24", work well in large containers or in the garden.
Known as the Herb of Gladness for its exhilarating effect. Try adding chopped young leaves and flowers to salads or summer drinks. On those sweltering summer days, cool off with iced borage tea, adding honey and lemon juice to taste.
(Chinese parsley) An outstanding Israeli variety developed to resist bolting (early flowering) in hot summer weather. The foliage is glossy and medium green with good flavour. Although this variety was meant for commercial growers, it does equally well...
Yellow currant-sized fruits grow in clusters, and have intense sweet flavour, and are less acidic than the red variety. Perfect for relish trays, salads and snacking. Indeterminate, vigorous vines with heavy foliage.
High in vitamins A and C and rich in calcium and iron. The young shoots are tasty, milder and, many say, better than spinach. (Magenta spreen; Purple goosefoot; Giant lambsquarters) With a splash of magenta at the stem tips this is a one hot new green...
This rare Swiss variety was developed for poppy seed and oil production — but the remarkable coloration has earned it front-row status in ornamental gardens. Waxy gray-green plants produce mostly lavender-pink flowers with deep eggplant markings, along...
✓ Easy to grow, even in poor soil
✓ Re-seeding annual produces a copious crop of seeds
✓ Organic, non-GMO Planete Rouge du Jura Poppy seeds
Fresh herbs add the finishing touch to your homemade, chef-quality meals! This weed-blocking fabric seedsheet is embedded with seed-filled pods that dissolve upon contact with water, "planting" the seeds in the planting mix below.
Can be pureed or mashed for soups, casseroles, breads, and muffins. Fruits are 20-30cm/8-10" long, 10cm/4" across, and weigh 1.5kg/3lbs. Butternut type with smooth light-tan skin, orange flesh and nutty taste.
(Onion green; Bunching onion) Attractive green stalks look like they have been dipped in wine! Bulbs are stained a deep purple. Colour persists at any temperature or age. A salad onion that adds an unmistakeable splash of colour and flavour to any dish.
Add 3 cups of water when cooking to make it creamier and better suited for such recipes. Be sure to try some sweet organic millet cereal in the morning. Instructions: Fluff up your millet with a fork and add more salt if needed.
Young leaves can be added raw to salads and larger leaves are steamed, stir-fried or sauteed with olive oil and garlic or onion. It is vigorous, tolerates heat and cold, and even tolerates partial shade.
Anaheim type with huge peppers that get up to 20cm/8" long and 5cm/2" wide and weigh up to 4oz each. 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.
(Selfheal; Woundwort) Happily and unobtrusively growing wild in lawns and gardens all over the world today, allheal was once hailed as a universal panacea. John Gerard´s (1633) says "the decoction of Prunell made with wine or water doth joine together...