* As the name suggests, its shape resembles that of an acorn. * It is a winter squash with distinctive longitudinal ridges and sweet, yellow-orange flesh. Roughly 85 days after germinating, acorn squash are ready to be harvested.
* They are excellent raw or cooked , having a mild sweet flavor. * Purple Top White Globe Turnip is an outstanding Heirloom variety. * High in Vitamins! * This is a very easy to grow and rewarding vegetable.
Collection Locale: Oregon
Seeds Per Pound: 204,300
Common Name: Turnip, Purple Top White Globe Turnip
* The Borlotti bean, also known as the Roman bean or romano bean (not to be confused with the Italian flat bean, a green bean also called "romano bean"), is a variety of cranberry bean bred in Italy to have a thicker skin.
This will make them less bitter, but they will also contain less vitamins and minerals. * Taraxacum officinale grows from generally unbranched taproots and produces one to more than ten stems that are typically 5 to 40 cm tall but sometimes up to 70 cm...
Plants are shipped Monday through Wednesday and arrive at your door Thursday, Friday, or Saturday of the same week. Water the pots and place them in a partially sunny location. We reserve the right to alter the shipping dates due to weather.
They are not scheduled for transit over a weekend. Healthier, stronger plants also mean greatly reduced pesticide use and more yield. One plant per pot. Grafting has been used in agriculture for centuries to improve plant health and yield (fruit trees...
It is drought tolerant and prefers a well-drained situation, making it a good choice for xeriscaping or rock gardens, as it cannot tolerate cold, wet soil. A truly eye-catching plant, one of the few types of speedwell grown for its leaves as well as its...
If your shipment is not complete, please refer to your invoice for information regarding backorders or product that is sold out for the season. The glossy-skinned, bright purple eggplants are prime at 9 inches long and 1-2 inches wide.
A good choice for northern gardens according to Steven Biggs, author of . It is cold-resistant and it is an early main-crop fig. Its dark-blue almost black fruit, with peach-coloured flesh, is very sweet.
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The original variety was introduced by Richard Fuggle in 1875 in England. Many classic beer recipes call for Fuggle. It will grow in hot areas with alkaline soils, and it has good resistance to mildew and pests.
Peel, slice, and cook 30 minutes, drain and cook again for 10 minutes. (Japanese burdock) Japanese vegetable with powerful medicinal properties. Commonly used as a blood purifier. Japanese research shows that this variety has potent anti-tumour effects.
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(Squaw vine; Checkerberry) Attractive low growing evergreen herb common in forests throughout eastern North America. Tea taken in the last few weeks of pregnancy promotes easier childbirth, according to native American practice.
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Deer and other animals leave it alone. In spring the heart-shaped leaves pop up like a crowd of umbrellas over the small, maroon-coloured flowers borne at the base of the plant. An antibiotic herb with bitter qualities, it was an important Amerindian...
The juice of the leaves is used to stop bleeding. Excellent drought tolerant groundcover for the garden. The Tujia people of central China use the herb for hepatitis, dysentery, herpes zoster, and swelling.
Famous for its gorgeous flavour: sweet and tangy, and fruity, with the heat building slowly and never getting unpleasant. (Friar's hat; Joker's hat) Originally from Barbados where they are known as "peri peri".
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Used to treat rheumatism, arthritis and respiratory infections. Powdered roots were used in a poultice by early settlers to treat cancerous ulcers. Young unfolded leaves (older leaves are poisonous) are boiled.
If your shipment is not complete, please refer to your invoice for information regarding backorders or product that is sold out for the season. The 4-5 inch fruit are meaty and mild flavored with a texture that lends itself to all your gourmet eggplant...
Stratify 60 days at 5°C/40°F. Common flavouring for chewing gum, toothpaste, mouthwash. Used for headaches and other aches and pains, inflammations and acute rheumatism. Wintergreen-scented woodland shrub, only 15 cm/6 high.
It is a consistent heavy yielder, well suited for the processing industry. (Elderberry) First variety released in 2010 by the Elderberry Improvement Project in Missouri. Named after Wyldewood Cellars Winery, a leading elderberry winery in Mulvane, Kansas.
* The parsnip was first officially described by Carolus Linnaeus in his 1753 work Species Plantarum. * The parsnip is native to Eurasia. The dietary fiber in parsnips is partly of the soluble and partly the insoluble type and comprises cellulose, hemicellulose...
Blooming with pretty little lavender flowers, it is native to Europe and has naturalized to North America. (Creeping Charlie) Lovely scalloped green leaves dappled with splashes of white, a ground cover plant that gleams in shady, out of the way places.
(Bluegum) Famous "gum" tree of Australia, and source of eucalyptus oil used in medicine and perfumery. The oil distilled from the leaves is a powerful antiseptic, especially in the respiratory tract, killing pathogenic bacteria and reducing mucus secretion...