Best Tasting Vegetable Varieties

Learn about different varieties of vegetable seeds you can try this season to get the best tasting vegetables from your garden.



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Thanks to the presence of what plant breeders call "extra sweet" genes, it is possible to enjoy good-tasting ears of corn several days after they've been picked!
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Although pole beans generally taste better — and crop over a longer period — than bush-type snap beans, many gardeners find the compact bush varieties easier to grow.
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Winter squash varieties tend to have a deeper, more filling flavor than summer varieties.
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Cabbage-lovers agree that the savoy varieties — with their dark, crinkly outer leaves and sunshine-yellow centers — are tops in the flavor department.
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Try Ponderosa tomatoes if you want to experience good "old-fashioned" flavor.
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