Spring Starts are here!

We’ve got certified organic starts from Bethany Farm available at Nob Hill; they are beautiful! It’s the perfect time to plant your garden.

Endive

Endive belongs to the chicory genus, which includes several similar bitter leafed vegetables. Species include endive (Cichorium endivia), Cichorium pumilum, and common chicory (Cichorium intybus). Common chicory includes chicory types such as radicchio, puntarelle, and Belgian endive. There is considerable confusion between Cichorium endivia and Cichorium… Read More

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi has been created by artificial selection for lateral meristem growth (a swollen, nearly spherical shape); its origin in nature is the same as that of cabbage,broccoli, cauliflower, kale, collard greens, and Brussels sprouts: they are all bred from, and are the same species as the wild cabbage plant… Read More

Romanesco

Romanesco superficially resembles a cauliflower, but it is light green in color, and its form is strikingly fractal in nature. The inflorescence (the bud) is self-similar in character, with the branched meristems making up a logarithmic spiral. In this sense the bud’s form approximates a natural fractal; each… Read More

Produce

Best in Town Year after year, our produce is voted “Best produce in town” by local newspapers. We specialize in organic and locally grown produce. Our selection is colorful, fresh and abundant. Our Produce La Montañita Co-op is… Read More