29 May '12, 10pm

Choices for Architects Akin to Garden Tomatoes: Is It a Heirloom or a Hybrid?

Choices for Architects Akin to Garden Tomatoes: Is It a Heirloom or a Hybrid?

Here is the form/function question for the gardening sort: Should one’s tomatoes be newer and better, or tried and true? Put another way, should the good gardener stick with hybrid plants – what most of modern world agriculture knows – and the predictable looks they yield? Or should the quest be simply a pathway leading to unblemished tastes – something that’s never been meddled with in the laboratory, remaining pristine through the years – try, instead heirloom plants.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2012/05/29/choices-for-a...

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