Archive for June 16, 2016

The Benefits of Microgreens

Written by Eat Organic. Posted in Fresh origins herb crystals, Hibiscus sugar flowers, Micro orchid

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Microgreens are a type of food that have been available for two or even three decades, but the majority of Americans would be unsure what that label includes if asked. That ignorance is regrettable because it means they likely not taking advantage of the nutritional benefits and flavor offered by this class of vegetable.

What Are Microgreens

Contrary to the name, these are not minuscule leaves or sprouts. They are immature edible plants, usually harvested within approximately 14 days, but they average in size between 1 and 3 inches. They are harvested at the time when the plants first true leaves emerge, a defining characteristic so unique that it even inspired the name of the company True Leaf Microgreens.

Why Buy Microgreens

    The natural visual appeal