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Cow's Horn Okra Seeds (Abelmoschus esculentus 'Cow’s Horn')   $3.95
Harvested from the gardens at Monticello. Thomas Jefferson edged his tomato square in the Monticello Kitchen Garden with a border of okra, and was perhaps planting these companion species in some ornamental pattern. Okra, a member of the Mallow family, is a highly ornamental vegetable with ... yellow flowers. Jefferson family recipes include various types of okra stews in which okra was blended with tomatoes and other tangy ...

Beans, Greens & Sweet Georgia Peaches   $21.95
Think of Southern fruits and vegetable, and tomatoes, corn, okra, and watermelon come to mind. But what about grapefruits, oranges ...

Sunset Hibiscus Seeds (Abelmoschus manihot)   $2.95
Palmate-leaved Hibiscus was introduced into Europe from East India by 1712 ... blossoms in summer and striking, deeply-lobed leaves, is related to Okra and grows to five feet. Prefers full sun and well-drained garden loam. ...

Monticello Salsa Gift Set   $35.00
Thomas Jefferson first mentions tomatoes in Query VI of his Notes on the ... State of Virginia: “The gardens yield muskmelons, watermelons, tomatas, okra, pomegranates, figs, and the esculent plants of Europe.” Jefferson ...



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