Citrus for Colder Climates

If there’s one thing gardeners everywhere like to do, it’s grow things they shouldn’t be able to in their zone, and citrus …

Grape Tomato “Smarty (F1)”

Cherry and grape tomatoes are rapidly growing in popularity among consumers.  Small and sweet, they have a nice burst when you bite …

Tomato Report: “Paragon F1”

If there’s a poster child vegetable for why people of all walks of life choose to garden, it’s the tomato.  Although the …

Strawberry Love

America has a love affair with strawberries.  The United States is the world’s largest producer of strawberries, to the tune of 36 …

A Brief History of Turnips

Turnips (Brassica rapa), once a hugely popular vegetable in medieval Europe and for centuries before, have something of an image problem today.  …

Time for Fall Gardens

It’s hard to believe, but the time for seeding fall gardens is here in North Alabama.  Summer gardens are producing at their …