A place to explore and buy perennial vegetables and other food plants.
24th October 2016
It’s my fifth year growing skirret and my second year trying to improve the stock by sowing seeds from the best plants. Skirret I don’t have any stunning results to report this year but I did harvest plants with fairly fat roots grown from the seed collected last year. One-year-old skirret plant The roots were […]
20th October 2016
Harvested from the allotment today! Autumn harvest of perennial vegetables In the basket: (Top row from left) Portuguese kale Scorzonera roots Chicory greens Wild cabbage (Middle row from left) Ewiger kohl Daubenton kale Variegated wintercress Jerusalem artichokes – Dwarf Sunray Buck’s horn plantain (Bottom row from left) Sea beet Pink Jerusalem artichokes Variegated […]