November 18, 2017 shouball 0

Introduction Rhubarb is an attractive hardy perennial with large leaves and pink, red or greenish leaf stalks that are used as a dessert, often in […]

Jerusalem artichoke

November 12, 2017 shouball 0

Introduction This statuesque plant is a relative of the sunflower. Although it boasts attractive yellow flowers perched on 3m (10ft) stems, it is mainly grown […]

Globe artichokes

November 12, 2017 shouball 0

Introduction Globe artichokes (Cynara scolymus) are large, architectural perennial plants, which are grown for their large edible flower buds and ornamental enough for the flower […]


November 11, 2017 shouball 0

Introduction Asparagus is one of the most sought-after vegetables. Its subtle flavour offers a real treat during the short time it is in season and […]