Both gardeners and gourmet cooks will relish this luscious volume, written by leading gardeners, growers, and chefs. qTo kickstart your vision seek out a copy of Gourmet Vegetables, one of the garden's excellent series of compact garden handbooks. Top garden writers contribute articles on choosing, growing and using such culinary delights as mesclun, old-fashioned 'Silver Queen' white corn and even shiitake mushrooms. There are a smattering of recipes to whet your appetite.q--Chicago Tribune. qTells what you need to know to enjoy...vegetables seldom seen in supermarkets.q--Gardener.When you start tomato plants from seed, you can choose from an abundance of tasty heirloom varieties, such as those shown above. A sprawling tomato plant takes up lots of space and bears a messy, sprawling load of fruit. A staked tomato anbsp;...
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