Heirloom Gardener is your complete guide to the rich past and traditional uses of time-tested edible, medicinal and ornamental plant varieties. Delight your taste buds, mind and eyes with beautiful photos and inspirational techniques on everything you need to know to grow, preserve and cook your own heirloom fruits and vegetables. Each issue features beautifully illustrated botany lessons, step-by-step seed-saving tutorials, the legends surrounding seed varieties and plant breeders, seasonal recipes, and DIY projects inspired by homegrown materials. Fall in love with the flavor, versatility and beauty of Heirloom Gardener.
Don’t miss a single issue of Heirloom Gardener. Published by the editors of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, Heirloom Gardener provides decades of organic gardening experience from the most trusted voices in the field.
Inside each issue:
• Seed-saving tutorials
• Garden-fresh recipes for both the table and the medicine chest
• Organic growing methods
• Food-preservation techniques
• Historical accounts of seed varieties
• Our "Family Heirlooms" section — The history behind our readers’ beloved plants
• And much more!
personal gardening stories and photos, see behind-the-scenes photos of the magazine’s production, and more.