The wild ramp, AKA wild leek, botanical name Allium tricoccum, is a flowering perennial plant that grows in clusters. It is a member of the Allium family along with onions and leeks
The Calamondin lime is a cross between a sour, loose skinned mandarin and a kumquat, therefore technically making it an orangequat.
Salanova® lettuce is a full-sized variety developed for the baby lettuce market. Botanically these varieties are scientifically known as Lactuca sativa.
Early Girl Tomatoes
Inventory, lb : 0
This item was last sold on : 09/14/18
|Food Buzz: History of Tomatoes||Listen|
The globe-shaped Early Girl is an early season tomato, usually around the size of a tennis ball at full maturity. Bright red, smooth-skinned and slightly flattened in shape, the Early Girl tomato is meaty and can be quite sweet and concentrated in flavor.
Early Girl Tomatoes are available during the summer and into the fall.
Early Girl tomatoes are popular for the flavor they impart and their early season appearance. These bright red tomatoes are often dry-farmed, meaning the plant is cut off after early irrigation and the roots are left to stress and struggle to reach water and the result is what some call the ideal tomato.
Early Girl tomatoes are considered ‘slicing’ tomatoes, and make great additions to sandwiches, bagels and quartered on salads. The sweet flavor makes for a wonderful soup or sauce, though preparations that require minimal cooking are more ideal for highlighting the early-season tomato’s flavor. Leave tomatoes at room temperature; refrigerating can alter the flavor and creates a mealy texture.
Early Girl tomatoes are a hybrid tomato variety famous for their rapid maturation. Within two months of transplanting, the plants start yielding red, juicy tomatoes. The Early Girl has been a perennial favorite among gardeners since the 1970s, when horticulturalist Joe Howland discovered a flavorful, early-season tomato developed in France. Together with W. Atlee Burpee Company and PetoSeed, Howland secured the rights to sell the seed in the US. Howland nicknamed the tomato “Early Girl” to complement Burpee’s successful “Better Boy” variety. Some modifications were made by American breeders and the result is the tomato voted Sunset Magazine’s readers’ favorite in 1993 and 1997.
Recipes that include Early Girl Tomatoes. One is easiest, three is harder.
|The Crosby Kitchen||Early Girl Tomato Salad with Avocado, Purple Basil and Shallots|
|Dash and Bella||Early Girl Tomato and Cheese Tart|
|Lick My Spoon||Early Girl Tomato Sauce|
People have shared Early Girl Tomatoes using the Specialty Produce app for iPhone and Android.
Produce Sharing allows you to share your produce discoveries with your neighbors and the world! Is your market carrying green dragon apples? Is a chef doing things with shaved fennel that are out of this world? Pinpoint your location annonymously through the Specialty Produce App and let others know about unique flavors that are around them.
Corvallis Farmers' Market
Near Corvallis, Oregon, United States
About 370 days ago, 8/10/19
Farmer Joe’s Marketplace
Farmer Joe’s MarketplaceNear Piedmont, California, United States
3501 MacArthur Blvd Oakland CA 94605
About 376 days ago, 8/04/19
Monterey MarketNear Berkeley, California, United States
2711 1550 Hopkins Street Berkeley CA 94707
About 377 days ago, 8/03/19
Berkeley Natural Grocery Company
Berkeley Grocery CompanyNear Albany, California, United States
1336 Gilman Street Berkeley CA 94706
About 377 days ago, 8/03/19
Hudson Greens & Goods
Hudson Greens And Goods - Oxbow Publix MarketNear Napa, California, United States
610 1st Street #18 Napa CA 94559
About 378 days ago, 8/02/19
Sharer's comments : Ripe.
Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
Rainbow GroceryNear San Francisco, California, United States
1745 Folsom Street San Francisco CA 94103
About 399 days ago, 7/12/19
Plaza VeaNear Santiago de Surco, Cuzco, Peru
About 439 days ago, 6/02/19
Sharer's comments : Beautifully ripe tomatoes ..
Makola Market Accra Ghana
Makola Market Accra GhanaNear Accra, Ghana
About 469 days ago, 5/03/19
Sharer's comments : Fresh local tomatoes