Orange? Go Really Retro…

Once again, the benefits of having your own garden presents itself: purple carrots!

These are “Cosmic Purple” variety, and are deliciously sweet and tender.  Turns out that the orange carrot of today is a modern (somewhat) phenomenon: according to the World Carrot Museum, the original wild carrots were anything but orange.  Who knew?


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Urban gardening at it's best (sometimes it's worst)! Adventures and learnings from going 100% lawn free in a D.C. row house.
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