Tuesday 6 August 2019
Comments Off on Pot Too Small?
I think my Jerusalem artichokes are probably in a pot that is too small for them – when I get in after work on a hot day, they are often visibly wilting. That said, it is remarkable how turgidity is … Continue reading
Saturday 10 December 2016
Comments Off on Artichokes in Winter
Jerusalem artichokes (Helianthus tuberosus) are renown for growing from tiny bits of their fleshy roots; if you plant them in your soil you will probably be enjoying (or cursing) them for years. Back in 2013 we got some in our … Continue reading
Monday 13 January 2014
Have you seen this vegetable before? Jerusalem artichokes (Helianthus tuberosus) are not the most aptly named of plants as they do not have very much to do with either Jerusalem or artichokes. The first part of the name comes from … Continue reading