Seeds are used to promote urination and to clear heat. Major), having the same broad leaves. Also useful for diarrhea and in obstetics to reposition the fetus before birth. (Che qian) Very similar to greater plantain (P.
(Love-in-a-mist) Finely divided leaves create a mist effect surrounding the lovely blue flowers. Seeds used in curries and bread, although its close cousin black cumin is better. Valued in perfumery trade.
Be careful not to overwater. A fine selection for flower beds, borders and containers. This fast growing, compact variety will bloom from June well into the Autumn months. Locate in full sun to part shade.
These red (rosso) peppers are huge, up to 20cm/8" in length. (Red Bulls Horn) One of the most loved sweet peppers of Italy. The thin skins combined with the thick, sweet flesh, makes this variety an extra special treat.
Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum 'Corno di Toro Rosso'
It is a shiso like the better known green and purple forms except the leaves have both green on top and purple underneath. (Ear Shiso) The Japanese grow this aromatic herb for its flower tips and buds, and for its leaves.
Exquisite flavor and tenderness makes Green Arrow ideal for fresh market or freezing, and efficient 24-28" vines need no trellising. This heavy yielder bears slim, straight pods packed with 9 to 11 small, deep green berries.
Hardy bush or small tree. This species is the medicinal cousin of the tropical jujube fruit. (Suan zao ren; Sour date kernel) Hailed the anti-stress herb, seeds are used in Chinese medicine to calm the mind and preserve chi energy.
Our customers' first choice. We offer an early, high-yielding gynoecious hybrid pickle with a longer, slimmer shape for chips, spears and whole packing. Regal has been popular with Harris customers for years and widely used by processors.
Dwarf non-climbing growth habit is ideal for borders, window boxes and hanging baskets. Peppery leaves and fragrant flowers are delicious added fresh to salads. Flowers all summer in full sun or partial shade.
Ease of Germination: Easy
Botanical Name: Tropaeolum minus 'Tom Thumb Black Velvet'
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...
With its big yields and unique color, Butta make a great addition to your zucchini line along with traditional green and golden varieties. Butta zucchini is produced on vigorous bush plants that have an open growth habit, which allows for an easy harvest.
Sensation is a one of a kind variety that has excellent taste, texture, sweetness and aroma. Fruit have sparse but distinctive netting over green, yellow and orange skin. Resistant to Powdery Mildew and Fusarium wilt (races 0, 1 and 2).
This All America Selections winner produces large, 10-12 oz. Fruit on indeterminate plants. Intermediate resistance to V (race 1), F (races 1 & 2), Alternaria stem canker, gray leaf spot, RN, and tomato mosaic virus.
Weeks indoor: 5 - 6 weeks
Maturation days: 73 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit
An early Romanesco type offering medium-domed heads with dense curds, turreted peaks, and no leaves in the head. The upright plants provide exceptional wrap to uniform 1 lb. Excellent flavor and earliness are Orbit's top characteristics.
Gourmet quality for the early midseason slot. The husk package is dark green with attractive flags and protects the tip well. Great eating quality. The bicolor ears have strong tip fill and 16-18 rows of refined kernels.
To get fruit set it is necessary to have at least one male flower. It is believed to promote longevity, health and vitality, and recent research is providing clues why. (Spiny gourd; Kantola) A Vietnamese melon with a spectacular spiny orange-red skin...
Terrific for containers and garden plantings. Compact, lush green foliage is beautifully decorated with numerous purple button-sized flowers. All America winner for 2002. Ornamental, aromatic and edible -- this basil has it all! Plants are remarkably...