The Fish Pepper is an African-American heirloom widely grown around the east coast in the 19th century. Fish Pepper plants have beautiful green and white variegated foliage with pendant fruits that are 2-3 inches long. When the fruits ripen, they change in color from cream with green stripes to orange with brown stripes, and then eventually to an all-red eating pepper. Traditionally, the fish pepper was used in oyster and crab houses around the Chesapeake Bay. Rated as 3 on a heat scale of 1-5, the Fish Pepper is also perfect for mild-medium salsas.
Academy Street Gardens is located within the coastal village of Oriental,NC We are growing 25-30 varieties of heirloom and open-pollinated vegetables and herbs throughout the seasons. This year we are also participating in the Ark of Taste through Slow Food USA. (more...)
We are a small family owned and operated farm. We offer naturally grown vegetables and fruits as well as eggs from free free range chickens. At this time you can visit us in Columbus GA at the Market Days on Broadway every Saturday from 9-noon. Our stand/tent is located on the north side of the rivercenter building (facing 10th street) (more...)
A New Leaf offers high quality vegetable & flower starts, grown without synthetic pesticides or fertilizers, beginning in April along with Certified Naturally Grown seasonal produce. You can find us every Saturday, May through October, at the Sequim Open Aire Market or online at Sequim.locallygrown.com. (more...)
Local is best, but Fresh AND Local is even better! Biodynamically grown vegetable shares are available for the 2014 season. Details are on our website. (more...)