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Mouse melons just after harvest

Cucamelon Plant: Mighty Mouse Melons

The cucamelon plant, sometimes called mouse melon or Mexican sour gherkin, produces tasty thumb-sized treats. Our guide shares growing tips!

Marshmallow plant

Marshmallow Plant: Ancient Candy Source

The marshmallow plant gets its name from the marshes, but also spawned the candy of the same name. Learn to grow this plant with our guide!

Shiso plant

Shiso Plant: Tasty Asian Mint Relative

The shiso plant, sometimes called the beefsteak plant, is a common seasoning in Asian cuisine. We explore this species and how to grow it!