Vegetable Identification…

Random Vegetables:

Garlic Scapes

Allium is the scientific name for the garlic/onion/leek/chive family, and is derived from the classical Latin alium meaning “garlic.” “Scapes” are the flower stalks found on certain members of the allium family.  Garlic scapes, which only appear on the finest hard neck garlic … Read More


Cucumber is a tender, warm-season vegetable in the gourd family.  They are sensitive plants, but produce well when given proper care and protection. The vines of standard varieties grow rapidly and require substantial space. Vertical training methods and new dwarf … Read More

Roots Down Farm Recipes…

Random Recipes:

Creamy Choi Soup

Creamy Choi Soup

Creamy Choi Soup Print Type: Soup Author: Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 15 mins Total Time: 30 mins Serves: 4 Serve this creamy soup as a starter or add a sandwich to make a warm lunch. Ingredients 1 … Read More

Kyle’s Cabbage and Fennel Slaw

Kyle’s Cabbage and Fennel Slaw 5.0 from 1 reviews Print Author: Roots Down Farm Prep Time: 20 mins Total Time: 20 mins Serves: 6-12 Ingredients 1 head green or savoy cabbage 1 bulb fennel 1 Tbs balsamic vinagrette 1 Tbs … Read More