Monthly Archive:: March 2013

Only a few days remain to get your entry in for the Pin it to Win it Contest, it ends March 15th, 2013. Win seeds to create your own dream garden by posting pictures of your favorites. The rules are easy, but don't forget to read through them and submit your pin! Good luck!

Varieties of heirloom artichoke seeds have been cultivated in Sicily during the time of the ancient Greeks and in Naples since at least the ninth century. They originated in North Africa and are members of the thistle family and related to the South Mediterranean cardoon. While they remained popular these regions, they did not spread