Unique Edibles from Vilardi Gardens
Vilardi Gardens is proud to offer three unique edibles for your enjoyment, while supplies last at SummerWinds Nursery.
Nearly every part of the Moringa oleifera tree is edible and highly nutritious, including the seed pods, the leaves and the roots. The leaves are rich in vitamin A, vitamin C and several minerals like Calcium and Potassium.
Hibiscus sabdariffa is a tropical perennial grown as an annual in temperate climates. The papery blooms give way to bright red calyces which may be made into jelly, syrup, wine, herbal teas and medicinal applications. The plant prefers full Arizona sun and fertile, fast-draining soil.
A relative of the tomatillo that is native to high altitude, tropical regions of South America and known for its smooth, orange or yellow berry. It has a tomato-like habit.