Did you know that an eggplant, like a tomato, is technically a fruit? While an eggplant doesn’t have the sweetest taste, like other fruits like pineapples or grapes, eggplants develop from a flowering plant and contain seeds.
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Hydroponics is a method for raising plants without utilizing soil and using minerals in nutrient-rich water. Hydroponic produce has become increasingly popular because of the outstanding results commercial farmers have seen.
Farmers’ markets are excellent because you can support local businesses while accessing fresh fruits and veggies. Shopping at local farmers’ markets entails more than having delicious fruits and vegetables in your kitchen. However, it means that you’re also supporting local… Read More
Preserving heirloom seeds is an excellent way to celebrate family traditions. It also helps you trim your annual gardening budget while keeping around unique varieties of plants. Here are step-by-step instructions on storing and saving heirloom seeds properly.
Heirloom varieties have rich histories. Fish peppers were well-loved long before Old Bay became a Maryland staple. The history of the fish pepper goes back to the 1800s when African-African communities used lime, burnt orange, and flame-red peppers with green… Read More