Here is a guide to growing fruiting plants. In this guide we go through the varieties we grow and why, how to care for them and common problems.
The cape gooseberry belongs to the nightshade family. It has got to be one of the easiest fruits to grow in the garden and is self-pollinating. It has heart shaped leaves and produces small round edible berries inside of husks.
Right from a child, we had rhubarb growing in the garden and it was always welcomed, whether it was stewed or turned into apple and rhubarb pie which is a favourite of Daniel’s. One of the first plants we bought when we started the garden at our home was a rhubarb crown.