Common Eggplant Varieties: Learn About The Types Of Eggplant - A member of the nightshade family, eggplant is thought to be a native of India. Many of us are familiar with the most common eggplant variety, Solanum melongena, but there are many eggplant types available. Learn what they are here.
Pumpkin Varieties For Eating: Best Types Of Pumpkins For Cooking - With the burgeoning popularity of farmer’s markets and personal gardening, a wide array of pumpkin varieties for eating is available. Take a look at some of the different types of pumpkins for cooking in the article that follows.
Cabbages can be as ornamental as they are edible. There are many different types; pick varieties called early cabbage (such as 'Earliana') for spring harvests. Late cabbage varieties (such as 'Vantage Point') are better for planting in midsummer and harvesting in fall. Here's a hint: Add color to your vegetable garden with red-leaf cabbage varieties such as 'Ruby Ball' or 'Super Red'. Standout Variety: 'Gonzales', which bears softball-size heads in about 60 days./
Apple Of Peru Shoofly Plants – What Is Apple Of Peru And Is It Invasive
Apple Of Peru Plant Info: Learn About Growing Shoofly Plants - The apple of Peru plant is an interesting specimen. This member of the nightshade family produces attractive flowers and can be used in a homemade insecticide. But what is apple of Peru? Learn more about the apple of Peru plant in this article.
Common Stem And Pod Borer Pests In Beans - It’s that time of year when the garden is booming with fat beans ripe for the pickin’. But oh, what’s this? Your lovely legumes seem to be afflicted with borer pests in the beans. Find out how to treat them here.
"All About Growing Eggplant" Learn all about growing eggplant, including the best eggplant varieties, how to prevent pests, growing eggplant in containers and simple tips for cooking baba ghanouj and caponata. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS