Mustard is an ordinary-looking little seed with an impressive ability to grow into a mighty plant that’s highly prolific. Its reputation as both a seed with great promise and great piquancy is supported by numerous passages found everywhere from the Bible to Shakespeare.   The Mustard Seeds by Karen Mueller Bryson

Mustard is an ordinary-looking little seed with an impressive ability to grow into a mighty plant that’s highly prolific. Its reputation as both a seed with great promise and great piquancy is supported by numerous passages found everywhere from the Bible to Shakespeare. The Mustard Seeds by Karen Mueller Bryson

Many people do not know that a mustard seed plant is the same plant as a mustard greens plant. The seeds can be used as a spice in cooking. Learning how to grow mustard seeds is easy, and this article will help.

Growing Mustard Seed: How To Plant Mustard Seeds

Many people do not know that a mustard seed plant is the same plant as a mustard greens plant. The seeds can be used as a spice in cooking. Learning how to grow mustard seeds is easy, and this article will help.

White mustard is found in the wild in many parts of the world. It blooms between February and March. You can eat all parts of the plant- seeds, flowers, and leaves.

Edible Wild Plants: 19 Wild Plants You Can Eat to Survive in the Wild

White mustard is found in the wild in many parts of the world. It blooms between February and March. You can eat all parts of the plant- seeds, flowers, and leaves.

How to grow mustard: "Is making your own mustard worth the effort? Considering that a small jar of good Dijon can cost up to $6, it is indeed.  About a dollar’s worth of seed will produce a pantry shelf full of fine and fancy mustards and more greens than you can shake a salad spinner at."

How to grow mustard: "Is making your own mustard worth the effort? Considering that a small jar of good Dijon can cost up to $6, it is indeed. About a dollar’s worth of seed will produce a pantry shelf full of fine and fancy mustards and more greens than you can shake a salad spinner at."

Weed it or eat it? - 5 weeds you probably didn't know you could eat.Garlic mustard plant, dandelions, purslane, lambsquarters, plantain.

5 Common Weeds You Didn't Know You Could Eat + Wild Food Recipes

Weed it or eat it? - 5 weeds you probably didn't know you could eat.Garlic mustard plant, dandelions, purslane, lambsquarters, plantain.

Garlic Mustard Plant Identification page from our book Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.  http://bit.ly/1Auh44Q

Garlic Mustard Root = Wild-Style Horseradish

Garlic Mustard Plant Identification page from our book Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender. http://bit.ly/1Auh44Q

Growing mustard as a green manure...Rather than eat all those mustard greens, I will chop them up using a sharp lawn edger, and then quickly turn them under using a digging fork. Numerous studies have shown that live mustard plant tissues, both seeds and roots, contain compounds that work as soil biofumigants by killing nematodes and pathogenic fungi. Reaping this benefit requires handling mustard like a green manure,..

Growing mustard as a green manure...Rather than eat all those mustard greens, I will chop them up using a sharp lawn edger, and then quickly turn them under using a digging fork. Numerous studies have shown that live mustard plant tissues, both seeds and roots, contain compounds that work as soil biofumigants by killing nematodes and pathogenic fungi. Reaping this benefit requires handling mustard like a green manure,..

White mustard. From Köhler's Medizinal-Pflanzen, vol. 3. Source: Biodiversity Heritage Library / Missouri Botanical Garden. Public domain. [white mustard, Sinapis alba, Brassicaceae]

White mustard. From Köhler's Medizinal-Pflanzen, vol. 3. Source: Biodiversity Heritage Library / Missouri Botanical Garden. Public domain. [white mustard, Sinapis alba, Brassicaceae]

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