Grow along with Belcanto F1 and Oranos F1 for a mix of early conical-shaped sweet peppers. Vigorous plants produce yields of uniform peppers in open field and protected culture. 60 days from transplant.
Soil temperature: 75 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Germination days: 10 - 20 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit
Parthenocarpic. An early performer in our organic trials and continued to yield throughout the summer. Dark green fruits are perfectly cylindrical in shape. Smooth dark green skin is tender and offers a sweet crisp interior.
Germination days: 6 - 10 days
Maturation days: 50 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit
Flesh is crisp and tender when roots are harvested at prime maturity, about 2" long. The elongated, bright scarlet roots are tipped with white, for a beautiful presentation at market, on relish trays, and in salads.
“Aunt Ruby” is Ruby Arnold of Greeneville, Tennessee, who grew this family heirloom for years. It is a beefsteak tomato of irregular shape that stays green when ripe. Eventually seeds were shared with other gardeners, and it has become a favourite...
Botanical Name: Solanum lycopersicum 'Aunt Ruby's German Green'
When drying the beans, cool and dry conditions are desirable. Cooked as a fresh bean, color turns a bright green. Red Swan has a rich, hearty flavor, perfect as a meat substitute. This variety of bean requires trellising for support and an early-and-often...
For flavour and for colour. The leaves can be used like any other sweet basil, but you can also pick the red flower bracts and sprinkle them over salads, egg dishes, soup, etc. It tolerates heavy cutting well so multiple cuttings are possible.
Moderately thick flesh is yellow-orange, fine-grained, sweet and well flavoured. This is the standard pie pumpkin, also used for soups, grilling and mini- jack o lanterns. Heirloom variety from the 1800s.
Mibuna is regarded as a cold-season vegetable but is also heat-tolerant and doesn't bolt during the warm season. Lance-shaped leaves, produced in abundance, have a mild mustard flavour and are delicious in mixed salads and in stir fries and soups.
This is a dark green romaine with a nice crunch and full bodied flavor that sets the standard. Romaine packs a larger amount of vitamins, minerals, fiber, and phytonutrients than other popular types of lettuce.
✓ Perfect for caeser salad
✓ 100% certified organic seeds
✓ Independently tested for high germination rates and purity, meets or exceeds federal standards
✓ Grows well everywhere with some disease resistance
✓ Dark green romaine with a nice crunch and full-bodied flavor
(Coneflower) Highly regarded blood purifier used in the treatment of diseases caused by impurities. Rich reddish-purple daisies appear from July to September. Said to increase bodily resistance to infection by strengthening the immune system.
This summer squash, also known as Jaune et Verte, can do double duty. Keep plants well picked if you want summer squash, or let go for fall decoration. It's a delicious french heirloom with excellent flavor and eating quality when picked small, and it's...
(Asian water plantain; Ze xie) Aquatic herb found growing throughout the marshlands of Asia. Height 60-90cm/2-3ft. In Chinese herbal medicine it removes "damp heat." It thrives along water edges or in shallow water up to 25cm/10" deep, in full or partial...
But when picked green just before frost, the fruits keep for up to 4 months, and the flavour improves with storage. Tomatoes are sweet and meaty when picked ripe off the vine. Kim at Richters grew it in her garden and says that it is very prolific: one...
Well known fodder plant that allows that yields well even on poor land, alfalfa can be harvested multiple times in one season for hay or silage. The whole plant can be used, and an infusion of leaves with mint is an excellent nutritious tea, rich in easily...
Real show stoppers in the garden and for flower arrangements. Succulent leaves used in salads, stir frys, sauteed or in casseroles. Beautiful technicolour ornamental edible Swiss chard with big bright green leaves and stems in shades of either red, orange,...
Mildly hot and absolutely delicious. Pods start off green, turn jet black, and slowly ripen to red. Black fruits and large purple flowers create quite a nice ornamental effect. Similar to jalapeno pepper in shape and size.
And average 3 to 3-1/2" in diameter. Wee-Be-Little is a true miniature pumpkin that produces remarkably small fruit that are about the size of a baseball. The fruit are smooth enough for painting have a bright orange color and thin, dark stems that are...