Homegrown salad in winter

Most home gardeners surrender to the calendar this time of year. Fresh greens and tomatoes are not on the menu, unless you are lucky enough to find a winter grower. But it doesn't necessarily have to be that way. The possibilities range from easy-to-grow microgreens to difficult, but not impossible tomatoes. 

Micro basil growing indoorsSee my latest article on winter salad greens in the community papers of The Day. 
If you have trouble with the link above, download the article at the bottom of this page.
Thanks to Baylee Rose Drown of Upper Pond Farm, Old Lyme, CT, for her microgreens photos. Below, micro cilantro. 

Micro cilantra growing indoors

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