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Quite Contrary Gardens

how does your garden grow?

  •  Greens

 Lettuce : Buttercrunch; Summertime; Concept

Cabbage : Early Jersey Wakefield

Wild Rocket

New Zealand Spinach

Endive / Escarole: Tres Fine; De Meaux; Natascha

Chard : Five Color Silverbeet; Fordhook Giant

Turnip : Seven Top

Brassicas : Tyfon; Tatsoi; Tokyo Bekana; Komatsuna

Kale : Nero di Toscana; Lactino

  • Tomatoes

 Flame (Hillbilly)

Mortgage Lifter

Roma

  • Peppers

 Long Purple Cayenne (hot)

Apple (sweet)

Aji Dulce (sweet)

Red Cheese (sweet)

Orchid (hot)

Mulato Isleno (mildly hot)

Anaheim (hot)

  • Cucumbers

 Lemon

Chinese Yellow

Poona Kheera

Japanese Long

Little Leaf

Dragon Egg

Metki Painted Serpent (Armenian-type)

  • Melons

 Edisto Cantaloupe

Ananas

Yellow Moon & Stars (watermelon)

Green Nutmeg

Rich Sweetness 132

Plum Granny

  • Eggplants

 Rotonda Bianca

Raveena

  • Squash

 Tatume (summer)

Black Futsu (winter)

Mosque de Provence (pumpkin)

White Patty Pan (summer)

Yellow Straightneck (summer)

Tahitian Melon Squash (winter)

Speckled Hound (winter)

Black Futsu (winter)

  • Beans

 Purple Turtle

Cherokee Wax

Pekin Black Cowpea

Purple Hull Pink Eye Cowpea

Tongue of Fire

Henderson Black Valentine

Red Kidney

Christmas Lima

Dragon Langerie

  • Peas

 Mammoth Melting Snowpea

Golden Sweet Snowpea

  • Root Crops

 Parsnips : Hollow Crown

Turnip: Haikurei

Beets : Chiogga; Geante Blanche

Radishes : Long Black Spanish; Cherry Belle; Scarlet Globe

Carrot: St. Valery; Nantes Coreless

Rutabaga : Laurentian; Joan

Daikon : Minowase

Onion: Red Burgundy; White Sweet Spanish

  • Grains

 Mayo Indian Amaranth

Orange Giant Amaranth

Pungo Creek Butcher Corn

White African Sorghum

  • Others

 Celeriac : Giant Prague

Kohlrabi

Fennel : Zefo Fino; Di Firenze

Okra: Hill Country Red; Velvet

Schronce’s Deep Black Peanut

Leek : Bleu de Solaise

Sea Island Brown Cotton

  • Herbs

 Basil : Sumatran; Clove; Cinnamon; Sweet Genovese

Epazote

Rosemary

Thyme : Orange Balsam

Oregano

Lemon Balm

Mugwort

Anise Hyssop

Hyssop

Horehound

Lemon Verbena

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