Second only to sprouts, microgreens are the quickest food crop we urban gardeners can grow! If you have limited time, space or gardening skills let me introduce you to growing microgreens. Tasty, nutrient-dense 'fast food' in just a few easy steps.
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Surprisingly intense in flavor in an array of vibrant colors, microgreens are the smaller, younger version of salad greens and herbs. Arugula, basil, cilantro and spinach are just a few of the various varieties of microgreens.
Snip and Serve: Fast-growing sprouts and microgreens are small in scale and big on flavor -- perfect for gardeners short on patience. Sow seeds in a repurposed takeout-food container. In a week or so, you'll have enough greens to garnish several dishes.
Cucamelons: grape-sized watermelons that taste like cucumbers with a tinge of lime. wiki - Vernacular names include mouse melon, Mexican sour gherkin, cucamelon, Mexican miniature watermelon and Mexican sour cucumber