Discover where to buy seeds for the freshest heirloom releases of fall 2018, including ‘Cherokee Blue’ mustard, ‘Grace Batson’ peony, ‘Fin de Bagnol’ bean, ‘Blauer Speck’ kohlrabi, and ‘Juane du Poitou’ leek.
Discover the freshest new heirloom seed releases of summer 2018, just in time for some of our readers to plant, and for others to start planning space in next year’s gardens!
Mark your calendars — here are the dates to remember in summer 2018!
Heirloom Gardener’s group editor, Hannah Kincaid, touches on a few reasons why gardeners everywhere are a rare breed which improve the communities we share on a daily basis.
Certain plant species appear to recruit bacteria that help them resist the ill effects of drought conditions.
Devoting a small percentage of crop land to wildflower strips provides support for the full life cycle of beneficial insects.
Recent research testing honeybees’ preference for sugar syrup with and without agricultural fungicides shows that the fungicide-laced syrup attracts more bees.
By the Heirloom Gardener Editors
Mark your calendars — here are the dates to remember in spring 2018!
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