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The simplest plants for beginners are greens such as lettuce, spinach and chard, or root crops such as radishes and carrots, Botts said.
And check out a very rare root crop, mauka, which was unknown to most until the 1960s.
Still time to plant cool-season vegetables: Direct seed root crops like carrots, radishes and turnips now.
Then there is skirret, a root crop that lost popularity when the potato was introduced into Europe.
It’s easily damaged when the seedling is young, and this damage will cause a deformed, poor-quality final product. Do not be tempted to transplant extra seedlings to other spots when thinning root crops.
Davis will have plenty of those root crops to accompany the broccoli and cauliflower on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
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