Guess that Seedling!

Work at Daisy Hill Farm is gaining speed as seedlings are finally germinating and growing!  Can you guess the select seedlings below?  Fun fact:  We are growing over 3,000 seedlings inside right now!

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1. Hint:  This is not native to New England.  Specially grown for fans of the Indian cuisine.

 

 

 

 

 

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2.  Hint:  This grows like a weed in California, but we have to intentionally plant it here in New England.

 

 

 

 

 

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3.  Hint:  This is dangerous to put directly in to the vegetable garden, because once it is established, it is hard to eradicate.  Important ingredient in a favorite summer cocktail.

 

 

 

 

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4.  Hint:  This will grow into a cold-loving crop that must be protected from the chickens!

 

 

 

 

 

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5.  Hint:  Cold hardy veggie that makes two veggie dishes in one harvest:  greens and root!

 

 

 

 

 

Answers:

  1.  Gongoora aka Roselle
  2. Fennel
  3. Mint
  4. Cabbage
  5. Beet

 

 

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