Sunchokes

Sunchokes or Jerusalem artichokes are a particularly fantastic nuisance to have around. In the late summer, sunchokes may easily be mistaken for an average sunflower.  Wait until cold weather (spring or fall), however, and they are a plentiful food crop. This time of year, dig into the cool ground and you will find loads of …

Eating Daylilies

My morning runs are getting slightly less comfortable due to the rising summer temperatures.  I now sweat profusely. Something I do not really miss about Florida.  The flower colors seem to get bolder as the temperature gets warmer. It is almost as if the flowers are trying to intimidate the sun with equal radiance. I …