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9408 Congress Saint Exd
Trumansburg, NY, 14886
United States

607.342.4953

Edible Acres is a permaculture nursery and food forest farm located in Trumansburg, NY.  Focused on perennial, hardy, useful, edible and resilient plants, we use low and no tech solutions to grow out hundreds of different types of plants for our community and beyond!  We're excited to share what we do with you!

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Plants for FALL 2017 Shipping

Deadline for orders to be shipped for Fall 2017 Is October 15th.  Orders placed after this date will be shipped Spring 2018

All orders placed where shipping is requested will be packaged and sent at next appropriate dormancy season (early spring or late fall).  Email sean@edibleacres.org with any questions you may have and thank you for your interest in our permaculture plants!

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Rumex Acetosa
Very hardy perennial green, with a distinctly tart flavor, almost lemony.  Excellent in small amounts to add pep to a raw salad, can also be cooked like braising green to add sour elements to a dish.

This is one of the first greens you can enjoy in the early spring, it has great nutritional properties and is effortless to care for.  

It will ‘bolt’ when the temperatures get high, so either harvest often or plan to cut it back to reduce woody, tougher leaves that happen mid summer.  This is certainly a spring and fall player.

Size:
About 1’ high, up to 3’ tall with flowers.

Site Preference:
Seems tolerant of a very wide number of soils and sites.

Hardiness:
Zone 2

SHIPPING FOR FALL 2017 - no summer shipments

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