CSA Cooking: Kale

We love kale at Blooming Junction, and that’s why we grow three different kinds! Green, purple, and lacinato (Dinosaur) kale. Red and purple varieties have a slightly sweeter taste than green and can be a good place

CSA Cooking: Leeks

Leeks belong to the allium family; alongside onions, garlic, shallots, and scallions. They are a versatile vegetable that can be incorporated into a large array of dishes. Leeks can be difficult to clean, since the layers are

Purple Sprouting Broccoli

Purple sprouting broccoli has been popular in the UK for some time, but it’s just recently making its way into farmer’s markets and produce stands in the United States. It does particularly well in the Pacific Northwest because of

What to Plant this Spring

If you’re planning on planting perennials this spring in the Pacific Northwest, the sooner you get the plants in the ground the better! The worst of the frosts are behind us. If cold nights (below 28 degrees) are lingering in

Opening for the Season!

It's been a crazy winter, but we're excited to announce that we will be open Friday, March 1st, at 9 am! Stop by for first pick of our restocked inventory – plants, produce, garden supplies and more! Come check out