Plant Profiles

The Regal Thistle: Heirloom Artichokes

A member of the thistle family, artichokes can make a flavorful and uniquely beautiful addition to your garden.

The Travels of the Eggplant

Follow the route of the gypsies as they distributed the eggplant, or aubergine, a tasty nightshade plant, across the continents.


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