elephant garlic
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Elephant Garlic – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-13 0

Elephant garlic (Allium ampeloprasum subsp. ampeloprasum), a species of onion, is a delicious and versatile ingredient that can be used in a wide variety of dishes, from hearty soups and stews to roasted vegetables and […]

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Cardy, Cardone – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-10 0

Cardy is a vegetable closely related to the artichoke. Bleached, the stems are a delight. Here is how to plant, care for and harvest the cardoon. Cardy (Cynara cardunculus), also called cardone, cardoon, or artichoke […]

bush beans
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Bush beans – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-09 0

Bush beans (Phaseolus vulgaris var. nanus) grow rather densely and do not climb in height. The legumes are heat-loving and, with proper care, provide an earlier harvest than pole beans. Origin and features When growing […]

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Chayote – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-08 0

Chayote (Sechium edule) is a versatile vegetable that is very popular in America and Southeast Asia. Thus, the cultivation of the heat-loving plant also succeeds in temeprate climates. The chayote (Sechium edule) is cultivated intensively […]

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Buckwheat – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-07 0

Buckwheat has numerous benefits, whether as a healthy pseudocereal, popular green manure and bee pasture. This is how you plant, care for and harvest the plant. Buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) belongs to the genus buckwheat (Fagyprum) […]

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Chicory – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-06 0

Chicory is grown as a shoot from the chicory root. The white leaf rosettes are harvested in winter and taste tender and aromatic bitter. This is how to successfully grow the vegetable. Chicory (Cichorium intybus […]

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Broccoli – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-03 0

Broccoli (Brassica oleracea var. italica ) is a delicate, low-maintenance cabbage with fine flower buds. This is how to plant, care for and harvest the vegetable properly. Origin of Broccoli Broccoli, like cauliflower, belongs to […]

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Cauliflower – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-02 0

Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis) is extremely popular, not least because you can prepare its white flowers in a variety of ways. Here are tips on growing and caring for this healthy cabbage. Origin of […]

bitter melon
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Bitter melon – planting, care and harvest

2023-02-01 0

Bitter melon or bitter gourd are used, among other things, against diabetes. Here’s how to properly plant and care for the Asian vegetable. Origin The bitter melon (Momordica charantia), also known as Goya, bitter apple, […]

tree spinach
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Tree spinach – planting, care and harvest

2023-01-31 0

Tree spinach (Chenopodium giganteum) is a rapidly spreading vegetable plant that can be prepared like spinach. This is how to properly plant and care for it. Tree spinach (Chenopodium giganteum), also known as wild buckwheat, […]