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Q&A: PERENNIAL VEGETABLES
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Posted: November 7,2014

By: Dr. Michael Klaper

Dr. Michael Klaper answers questions on a wide variety of health and nutrition-related subjects.
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In issue #14 of my Medicine Capsule newsletter, a Fruits and Veggies Quiz asked for the two vegetables that can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons. The answer given was asparagus and rhubarb.

However, a sharp-eyed reader, Lynn Gale from California, pointed out perennial vegetables also include artichokes, sunchokes (Jerusalem artichokes), kale, collards, radicchio, lovage, watercress, garlic, bunching onions, and American groundnut (Indian potato.) Learn more… 20 Perennial Vegetables to Plant Once and Enjoy Forever! Read the Article: http://bit.ly/1kdDLnF

Perennial Vegetables: From Artichokes to Zuiki Taro, A Gardener’s Guide to Over 100 Delicious and Easy to Grow Edibles. See the Book at Amazon.

Yours in health,
 

Dr. Michael Klaper

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