Traditionally, there are four types of pickles:- Clear Pickle ( single vegetable) Mixed Pickle ( mixed vegetables)
Also known as sugar corn and pole corn, sweet corn is a maize with a high sugar content. It is pollinated by wind, so best grown closely in a block.
Originally from South America, tomatoes were first grown in the UK as ornamental climbers, and cultivated for their decorative leaves and fruit.
No matter how hard they are pruned, my four gooseberry bushes never fail to supply me with an abundant crop during late June and early July.
Between now and the end of February, I have two precious months to juice, slice, simmer and boil the king of citrus fruits,
Vivien Lloyd, one of the country’s leading authority on preserves,
Just as spring surely follows winter,chutneys invariably come after summer.
This year there has been a bumper crop of blackberries, both wild and cultivated, to make my favourite Chutney and Jams. Following a wet winter,
As the days lengthen and the sporting calendar has a brief break from league football, the first crops of summer berries arrive. English strawberries
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