9 Veggies You Can Grow in a Fall Garden & Why It Pays to Be a Late Bloomer

Planning on tending a fall garden? Didn't even know you could do that? Here are the best things to grow during autumn months. If you’re an inexperienced gardener—or just want to put in less effort this...

Forni Farm Spring Plant Sale | Santa Rosa - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Remember way back when MImi Sheraton rhapsodized about the Giant Syrian grown by Calistoga's Forni-Brown-Welsh Gardens in “1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die"? Besides supplying premium produce to S...

Expanding my salad repertoire

by highlyunlikely 1 year ago

Hi CH'ers! I love salads, particularly the ones listed below - but am hoping to broaden my horizons a bit. Looking for interesting and inspiring salad recipes - warm or cold or room temperature -...

How to prevent Aerogarden algae?

by sweet100s 1 year ago

I want to get my Aerogarden going again, but really hated the algae that grew last summer. What can I do to prevent that? I believe I tried hydrogen peroxide...

Little gem lettuce

by highlyunlikely 2 years ago

In search of little gem lettuce in the downtown core - or along my commute from Queen and Bay to Queen and Roncesvalles. I can get it at St Lawrence Market but it’s a bit out of the way - and they...

What’s wrong with these greens?!

by borisabrams 2 years ago

Hey! So I have been buying salads which have been triple washed just lunches lately. I have been storing it in the fridge at the bottom and the fridge is cold! Lately these greens have been ...

Frisee Lettuce

by HalChicago 3 years ago

Now that Treasure Island is closed, where can you find Frisee Lettuce in Chicago? Thank you.

DIY greenhouse

by Dorothee5 3 years ago

Hello everyone. I have got a big garden, but I wanted to create a place in it where I can grow some plants like vegetables and fruits. However, prices of greenhouses are really high for me, so I th...

Lettuce Wraps - Home Cooking Dish of the Month June 2016

by meatn3 5 years ago

What a great topic for the start of Summer! There's plenty of dietary flexibility so anyone with interest should be able to find a recipe to suit. Here's an article to get the ball rolling: ht...

Living Butter Lettuce - can this be done at home??

by cstout 8 years ago

I just purchased a head of butter lettuce in a sealed plastic dome for 3.89 in the produce department. It had a brown glob of root attached to the lettuce. Here is the description off the label. ...

Is it time yet to plant seeds indoors (Zone 6)

by DonnaMarieNJ 4 years ago

Is it now time to plant seeds indoors now? I want to plant seeds for lettuces, cabbage, onions, etc. Is it too early? Too late? What seeds can I start now for my zone (NJ)? Thanks!

Kani Ankake (Fried Rice in a Puddle of Crab/Lettuce Soup)

by outRIAAge 5 years ago

This recipe, my hopefully-improved riff on the one from "Japanese Soul Cooking," doesn't make much sense on first reading (cooked iceberg lettuce?) but I've never made it without being begged for t...

Back Deck Cherry Tomatoes and Lettuce and Swiss Chard

by MidwesternerTT 5 years ago

I've mentioned over on Home Cooking how much fun I'm having with a first-ever back deck container garden here in Minnesota, and I'm posting here to encourage others to try it. I'm cooking for just...

What kind of lettuce/green is this?

by PFCMCL 5 years ago

I was in Ireland recently; ordered a mixed salad at a restaurant and discovered the spiciest lettuce I've ever had in my life. I asked the waitress about it; she didn't know, she asked the chef an...

Happy accident - keeping salad greens fresh

by janniecooks 9 years ago

For a dinner party several months ago I made Lynne Rossetto Kasper's Salad of Tart Greens with Warm Balsamic Dressing (from "The Splendid Table"), using the quantities in the ingredients list as I ...

Good Vegetarian recipies

by CookieAnne 5 years ago

Hello everyone, I would like to get some tasty vegetarian recipes. I am not a very good cook and I haven't made much vegetarian dishes. But now we have our own garden fresh vegetables from backyard...

Something ate all my lettuce...

by PharmaChick 6 years ago

I mean, decimated it. Down to the roots. A whole pot of it. (Well, storage tote, an 18 gallon, I think. That's what it's planted in.) It was beautiful, strong, and tasted amazing...apparently to t...

What do I make with these ingredients?

by anniam 6 years ago

I am doing this farm share thing this summer and I have to use this stuff before it rots. Week 1 included the following: Berkshire Pork Chops - 2 per pack, appx 1 # Ramp Linguine - 1 # Pastur...

How do you keep your lettuce fresh?

by RobotDeathSquad 15 years ago

You guys hooked me up with the best way to keep ginger fresh (in the freezer), what about lettuce? I can't ever eat a whole head before it goes bad. Any tips?

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