Robur is a large deciduous tree 25–35 m tall (exceptionally to 50 m), with lobed and nearly sessile (very short-stalked) leaves 7–14 cm long. * Quercus robur is planted for forestry, and produces a long-lasting and durable heartwood, much in demand...
Common Name: English Upright Oak, Upright English Oak
Turnips have a high leaf to stem ratio and and provide very high concentrations of protein, sugar content and leaf yields. Barkant turnips are an improved, early maturing, diploid turnip with a large purple tankard shaped bulb.
‘Quickpick Pinkeye' is a pinkeye purplehull type variety that is determinate, erect, compact (reach about 20 inches), and non-vining. If using for Nitrogen fixation we highly recommend using a cowpea inoculant.
Austrian winter pea is a low-growing, viny legume which has been shown to fix over 200 pounds of nitrogen per acre per year. Austrian Winter is a great cool season legume for cover crops, wildlife and winter grazing! Sometimes called “black pea” and...
Cowpeas are great for drying and canning. Bush type cowpea producing heavy yields of purple pods. Tends to stay off the ground and cluster making for easy picking. Try with for maximum Nitrogen fixation.
* This oak has been used in revegetation projects on the Fresh Kills Landfill on Staten Island. * This plant provides food and shelter for many animal species. Many birds depend on them; Wild Turkeys prefer them over other types of food.
* Habit and Form an deciduous shrub dense, rounded habit ascending branches, erect 6' to 10' tall 4' to 10' wide medium texture moderate growth rate * White or rosy-lilac flowers in 3-7" clusters, often several to each branch tip, in May; flower fragrance,...
* Quercus lyrata ( overcup oak ) is an oak in the white oak group ( Quercus sect. It is native to lowland wetlands in the southeastern United States , from Delaware and southern Illinois south to northern Florida and southeast Texas .
If using for Nitrogen fixation we highly recommend using a cowpea inoculant. Try with for maximum Nitrogen fixation. Excellent cowpea for canning, freezing or drying. Dimpled Brown Crowder Cowpea is a prolific yielder with pods that contain 12-15 peas,...
Elite is a bush type cream southern pea that produces heavy yields of 7″ pods. If using for Nitrogen fixation we highly recommend using a cowpea inoculant. This is one of the most productive of all the cream peas.
The species is commonly known as Virginia snakeroot and is native to eastern North America, from Connecticut to southern Michigan and south to Texas and Florida. It merits consideration for cultivation in forest areas.
Seeds Per Pound: 63,560
Height: 20 inches
Botanical Name: Aristolochia serpentaria
Common Name: Virginia Snake Root, Virginia Snakeroot
The leaves can be quite a chore to chew! But Favorit is different -- it is a curled parsley with a softer texture and a much nicer mouth-feel. Sometimes the texture of modern curled parsleys can be tough, a feature added by design to withstand long shipping...
A cocktail of chemical constituents has been found to be medicinally active, including flavonoids, saponins and glycosides. Grow in good soil in full sun. One triterpenoid glycoside has been shown to have an antifungal effect against candida.
Bears sweet; juicy, highly flavoured fruits, in a fine balance between acid, sugar and pectin. Shrub or small tree. Eaten fresh, or in jellies, preserves and pastes. A sunny window suits this plant well.
Excellent for stir fries, especially with egg, and for pickling and seasoning. But at the seedling stage the fresh young leaves and shoots are edible, highly nutritious, and a popular aromatic vegetable in China.
When in flower, it is used as a gland stimulant and an aphrodisiac. This is the flower of deceit, giving off its lovely perfume only in the evening. Leaves picked before the flowers appear are nutritious salad greens.
Infusion of the leaves and flowers is used to relieve severe headaches. A woody climbing vine native to the eastern and central United States. Sometimes used to make ointments for sores, skin ulcers and itchy skin.
You can sprout alfalfa seeds by following 5 simple steps: Enjoy your home-made sprouts! Protect from cancer. Support cardiovascular health. Thus, the sprouts may be a natural remedy for managing diabetes.
Grown for pods and young leaves used as vegetable and fodder. In a recent clinical trial Parkinson's sufferers treated with crushed seeds regained some mobility with fewer side effects than conventional drugs.
Root is an expectorant; used in Ayurvedic medicine for for cough, asthma, chest pain. (Yellow-berried nightshade) Spiny, diffuse herb found throughout India. Also used for flatulence, sore throat, and toothache.
Native to India, this common tree is a ready source of green twigs used as tooth brushes that release gum-protecting anti-bacterial compounds. The oil from the seeds is used to treat leprosy and skin diseases, and the leaves are used in poultices to treat...
Found throughout India where its seeds are used to make a popular milkshake called . Also used in Unani medicine for the control of intestinal worms, acidity and coughs. The seeds have no aroma or taste but they add to the cooling effect of the drink...
Has large maroon leaves, red stems, and spiky red seedpods. A showy form of the venerable castor bean long used in medicine. Oil extracted from the seeds of the green form is a commonly used laxative for temporary constipation and acute diarrhea.