The Backyard Larder

A place to explore and buy perennial vegetables and other food plants.

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Exploring the possibilities of the perennial vegetable garden.

Winter in the Perennial Vegetable Garden 2014/5

Here are the winter photos for the second set of perennial vegetable photos I’ve put on this blog. Spot the vegetables you might get a harvest from in the snow compared to the ones which are definitely not baring any green. (But bear in mind that you’d get a better harvest from more mature or […]

Salad Burnet Pesto

Salad burnet….. perennial, tough and pretty, makes….. pretty good….. pesto! I think it’s scrumptious – can’t wait for my tea!  N.B. I toasted the sunflower seeds first and also added some fresh tarragon and a little fresh rosemary to the mix.