Harvesting, Freezing and Storing Winter Squash
The most popular winter squash next to pumpkins, is butternut squash. But when it comes to winter squash, gardeners haveRead more.
Loving Marconi Peppers – Red and Green!
We Love Our Marconi Peppers! We’ve grown the Marconi Peppers (red variety), Capsicum annum, for three straight growing seasons. TheseRead more.
American Persimmons – Fruit of the Gods
The American Persimmon Tree The native American persimmon tree (diospyros virginiana), grows wild from southern Connecticut to Florida, and as farRead more.
Consider Growing Catnip for Mosquito Repellent and Medicinal Benefits
Catnip is for people too, with many uses and benefits. Everyone knows that most cats love catnip, but fewer realizeRead more.
Can You Freeze Cucumbers?
Can you freeze cucumbers? That’s what we wanted to know too, so we did what you’re doing now: asked, researchedRead more.
Cucumber Water with Lemon and Mint
Cucumber Water Benefits and Recipes Botanical Name: Cucumis sativusCucumber in Spanish: Pepino I remember the first time I had cucumberRead more.
Fuyu Persimmons – the Best Tasting Persimmons to Grow
But wait… persimmons Taste Awful, Right..? Yes and no. We’ll sort that out here. Bottom line? The fuyu persimmon isRead more.