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Ground Cherries: Evoking Memories through Taste

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If I had a dollar for every time I heard someone say, “My Grandma always had ground cherries in her garden… She made the best pies and jam,”  I’d be a rich woman. Ground cherries conjure up fond ... Read More »

Summer Greens

Leaves left to right: Heodrig collard, Bull’s Blood beet, Vitessa kale, Lacinato kale, Kerala Red amaranth, Green orach, Orange chard, Burpee’s Golden beet, Gold Nugget sweet potato, Red malabar spinach, purslane, lamb’s quarters, dandelion.

  [Leaves left to right: Heodrig collard, Bull’s Blood beet, Vitessa kale, Lacinato kale, Kerala Red amaranth, Green orach, Orange chard, Burpee’s Golden beet, Gold Nugget sweet potato, Red ... Read More »

Which Trellis is the Best Trellis?

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Here at Seed Savers Exchange, to say we grow a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, and flowers would be an understatement. With decades of experience growing hundreds of vegetable varieties in ... Read More »

Growing Garlic

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Fall is garlic planting time, and growing garlic is fun and easy. In order to get you off to a good start, we've put together a series of garlic planting and harvest slides. We also have a 'cheat ... Read More »

Tips for growing potatoes

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Here are a few tips from SSE's gardening crew for a healthy and bountiful harvest. General Advice Potatoes always do best in full sun. They are aggressively rooting plants, and we find that they ... Read More »

Seed Starting Workshop at Heritage Farm

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Local gardeners and seed savers gathered at Heritage Farm last weekend for the annual Seed Starting Workshop. Each participant left with a tray full of starts and a notebook full of planting tips. ... Read More »

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