Winter Storage

rutabaga varieties 2
It’s very likely that you have eaten rutabaga without calling it by that name. This is because a few places in the world call both Rutabaga and Turnips by the same name – Turnip – and Atlantic Canada is one of them (along with parts of the UK and New England). However, in seed catalogues, turnips and rutabaga are listed as 2 different (though related) vegetables, so it’s a good idea for gardeners to know the difference. Rutabaga has an interesting origin story. It’s a cross between a turnip and a cabbage. The intriguing thing about this cross is that […]

Is it a Turnip or Rutabaga? Growing some ...