Dec. 17, 2014 | Donna Balzer
Read up on raising plants before the spring showers start to fall
Want to become a better gardener next spring? Start reading about it now.
The most common winter gardening activity is reading. The cheapest source of information is seed catalogues – they are packed with inspiration.
I learn so many new things from catalogues. According to The Baker Creek Heirloom seed catalogue
, 300 independent farmers grow and supply their seed; tulip flowers are edible and delicious when stuffed and baked; there are at least 15 kinds of orange tomatoes, and; Peru is a domesticated crop hot spot.