Its bitter, musky, lemon flavor is used to spice up Mexican food. It enhances flavour of tamales ( masa based dishes), black beans, soups, pork dishes, etc. The Aztecs used epazote medicinally to treat internal parasites. We eat the fresh leaves that are picked as needed; they can also be used dried, that way they have a milder taste. Poor soil, well drained.
The lightly aniseed flavored taste of this bitter and peppery herb is useful to enhance flavor of tasteless food. The leaves harvested before blooming time have more flavor. Ideally, it is used fresh; dry, it has to be used parsimoniously otherwise it will hide the taste of other foods or herbs. Needs a well drained soil because it does not tolerate dampness. Can be cultivated in a pot on the balcony. Zone 4.
This vigorous plant features small white flowers with pink tints and a vaporous red-flushed foliage. In patio pots, hanging baskets, flower boxes or borders, this plant is beautiful all season long. Grow it in a very well drained soil.
This carefree, vigorous plant produces small white flowers above a dense foliage.Diamond Frost` tolerates well heat and drought and is disease resistant. Grow it in a very well drained soil. Very showy in patio pots, flower boxes, hanging baskets or borders!
The fennel bulb is used as a vegetable, raw or cooked. Its mild and lightly sweet taste is reminiscent of aniseed. The long feathery leaves are very decoratives; most of the time, it is associated with fish but can flavored many other dishes. The small yellow flowers will turn into seeds. When infused, the ground seeds soothe nausea, help digestion and calm abdominal spasms. Light, fresh and well drained soil.
"DESCRIPTION: Vigorous and hardy, this variety produces red, conical fruits, with a sweet and fruity taste that remind those of wood`s strawberry. HARVEST: From June until frost (remontant variety). SOIL: fresh and well drained."
"DESCRIPTION: this Quebec`s variety of strawberry is resistant to mildew and produces big, ferm and delicious fruits. Great preservation capacity. Perennial z.4b. SOIL: rich and well drained. CROP: one production in june."
"Decorative strawberry plant producing large, showy blooms all summer long, and delightful fruits. Flowering starts early in the spring and continues until frost occurs in the fall. Grows in containers, hanging baskets, as well as in garden. This cultivar is resistant to leaf spot. "
Well suited for pots, window boxes and flower boxes; can also be planted in a garden. Roseberry strawberry produces attractive pink blooms and aromatic fruits all summer long. Needs a rich and well-drained soil. If planted in the garden, set plants 30cm apart in rows which are 60cm apart. Apply a good manure in fall and mulch for the winter.