perennial edibles, landraces and other unusual seeds, with nate kleinman of experimental farm network

perennial edibles, landraces and other unusual seeds, with nate kleinman of experimental farm network

A LOT OF WHAT I LEARNED about gardening, I learned from seed catalogs, always gravitating to ones featuring the odder varieties the better—plants promising lots of both personality and productivity. So when I got introduced to the nonprofit cooperative called Experimental Farm Network recently, I felt right at home. My annual Seed Series continues with […]

Clay Pots vs. Plastic Pots – Should You Use Clay Pots Or Plastic Pots

Clay Pots vs. Plastic Pots – Should You Use Clay Pots Or Plastic Pots

Choice of containers is largely a matter of personal taste, but if you’re committed to old-fashioned clay, you might want to try plastic containers instead of clay. Plastic containers have evolved over the last couple of decades and offer a number of advantages, at least for Mary, over old-fashioned clay pots. As a lifelong plant […]