The cucumber tree is part of an ancient line of plants. It’s a good shade tree and has numerous medicinal uses. Here’s how to grow your own.
Turnips have nutritional as well as medicinal value, and they also predate the pumpkin when it comes to making lanterns out of vegetables.
Its spike ball fruit can take 30 years to appear, but while you wait, you can use sweet gum sap to fight inflammation, bacteria and fungus.
Head brewer Jon Kielty talks about using hops, grains and honey from local sources, some within a few blocks of the New York City brewery.
When the common cold or its cousin, the flu, has you feeling blue, turn to herbs for relief as alternatives or supplements to pharmaceuticals.