Vegetable Garden

Heirloom vs. Hybrid Vegetables

Is Your Favorite Tomato or Pepper an Heirloom? Vegetable plants can be either “heirloom” or “hybrid”. During the gardening season, we often hear about “heirloom” vegetables, and many of the tomatoes and peppers we personally buy are “heirloom” varieties. But what exactly is an heirloom vegetable, and why is it more desirable than a “hybrid” …

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