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Civil War Kitchen Garden- Midwest

Posted by kin3732 Ohio- SW (My Page) on
Thu, Jul 11, 13 at 10:21

Hello! I am the program manager for a historic house museum. We've planted a kitchen garden behind our homestead, but I think it's a bit too adventurous for myself and my volunteers. I was wondering if anyone had any good sources for an 1860s kitchen garden, and what main herbs/veggies/flowers should really be in one. Locations, maps would be wonderful, too! I am not much of a gardener, but I would really like to see this project take off! Any help would be so great!! Thank you!


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RE: Civil War Kitchen Garden- Midwest

kin,

Sources that I know of are:

newhopeseeds.com

victoryseeds.com

Here is a link that might be useful: Monicello gardens


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