In midsummer gardens, kale withers, lettuce bolts and spinach becomes bitter. Seeking a green that can flourish in broiling heat? Try Malabar spinach!
Gardener and wild-plant enthusiast Jared McKinley recounts his trek into the desert to harvest sweet, blood-red saguaro fruit.
Good compost doesn't just happen. Jared McKinley explains the finer points of turning waste into garden gold.
Green tea isn't the only brew that leads to vibrant health. Compost tea makes robust vegetables, which help to make robust people.
Here are Jared McKinley's specific tips on creating a healthy soil, which makes the most flavorful and nutritious fruits and vegetables.