What We're Growing at Blue Shirt Farm

We'll be working hard to make sure everything you see below is available at markets, grocery stores, restaurants, and to chefs.

All images are courtesy of the following seed companies - Johnny's Selected Seeds, High Mowing Seeds, Sakata Vegetables

Tomatoes

 Cherry Tomato - Sweet Treats  Incredibly sweet pink cherry tomato. Wow!   

Cherry Tomato - Sweet Treats

Incredibly sweet pink cherry tomato. Wow!

 

 Cherry Tomato - Sun Gold  Very fruity, sweet bright tangerine-orange cherry tomato. You won't be able to stop eating these!

Cherry Tomato - Sun Gold

Very fruity, sweet bright tangerine-orange cherry tomato. You won't be able to stop eating these!

 Cherry Tomato - Sakura  Another sweet one! Bright-red, shiny, medium-large cherry tomato.

Cherry Tomato - Sakura

Another sweet one! Bright-red, shiny, medium-large cherry tomato.

 Grape Tomato - Valentine  Deep red high-lycopene grape tomato. Rich flavor.

Grape Tomato - Valentine

Deep red high-lycopene grape tomato. Rich flavor.

 Slicer Tomato - New Girl  Early, early, early! You'll see this tomato from us as soon as we can get it to you!

Slicer Tomato - New Girl

Early, early, early! You'll see this tomato from us as soon as we can get it to you!

 Slicer Tomato - Polbig  Tasty. Meaty. 6-8 oz globe shaped tomato.

Slicer Tomato - Polbig

Tasty. Meaty. 6-8 oz globe shaped tomato.

 Slicer Tomato - Arbason  Good flavor 7-9 oz tomatoes.

Slicer Tomato - Arbason

Good flavor 7-9 oz tomatoes.

 Slicer Tomato - Roni  Perfect harmony of acid and sweetness.

Slicer Tomato - Roni

Perfect harmony of acid and sweetness.

Heirloom Tomatoes

 The heirlooms we grow this year will be in collaboration with local chefs. We'll update this section as we know which amazing and delicious heirlooms we will be growing!

The heirlooms we grow this year will be in collaboration with local chefs. We'll update this section as we know which amazing and delicious heirlooms we will be growing!

Peppers

 Bell Pepper - Milena  Deep orange medium-to-large. Very good flavor.

Bell Pepper - Milena

Deep orange medium-to-large. Very good flavor.

 Bell Pepper - Sprinter  Beautiful, large, dark-red fruits.

Bell Pepper - Sprinter

Beautiful, large, dark-red fruits.

  Shishito (Mellow Star) - Japanese salad or cooking pepper.  Thin walled, mild (no heat) when green and slightly sweet when red. Very good in stir fries or sautés or use red fruits in salads and coleslaw.   

 Shishito (Mellow Star) - Japanese salad or cooking pepper.

Thin walled, mild (no heat) when green and slightly sweet when red. Very good in stir fries or sautés or use red fruits in salads and coleslaw.

 

 Green Sauteing Pepper - Padron  You've never had a pepper like this! (unless of course, you have.) Served sautéed in olive oil with a little sea salt this Spanish heirloom pepper is a true treat. Mostly mild (1 out of 20 has heat.)

Green Sauteing Pepper - Padron

You've never had a pepper like this! (unless of course, you have.) Served sautéed in olive oil with a little sea salt this Spanish heirloom pepper is a true treat. Mostly mild (1 out of 20 has heat.)

Cucumbers

 Cucumber - Diva  Tender, crisp, sweet, bitter-free, and seedless 5-7" cucumber. Delicious!

Cucumber - Diva

Tender, crisp, sweet, bitter-free, and seedless 5-7" cucumber. Delicious!

 Cucumber - Socrates  Dark green, thin-skinned, 7-8" fruits. One of the best!

Cucumber - Socrates

Dark green, thin-skinned, 7-8" fruits. One of the best!

 Cucumber - Tyria  Ribbed, beautiful, dark green fruits. Delicious and bitter-free long cucumber. Averages 12".

Cucumber - Tyria

Ribbed, beautiful, dark green fruits. Delicious and bitter-free long cucumber. Averages 12".

Lettuce

 Romain - Sparx  Great for romain hearts. Great flavor.

Romain - Sparx

Great for romain hearts. Great flavor.

 Romain - Red Rosie  Red and green full size romain.

Romain - Red Rosie

Red and green full size romain.

 Butterhead - Nancy  Thick and crisp!

Butterhead - Nancy

Thick and crisp!

 Butterhead - Red Cross  Stunning bright red butterhead.

Butterhead - Red Cross

Stunning bright red butterhead.

 Bibb - Newham  Buttery textured Little Gem.

Bibb - Newham

Buttery textured Little Gem.

 Bibb - Cegolaine  Amazingly flavored Little Gem.

Bibb - Cegolaine

Amazingly flavored Little Gem.

 Leaf - Green Star  Medium head size. Outstanding flavor.

Leaf - Green Star

Medium head size. Outstanding flavor.

 Leaf - Ruby Sky  Dense heads and ruffled leaves make this lettuce shine!

Leaf - Ruby Sky

Dense heads and ruffled leaves make this lettuce shine!

 Lollo - Ilema  Lollo? YOLO! This lettuce type (also known as coral lettuce) is excellent for salads when you want to make sure you're getting all that dressing goodness in your mouth (as opposed to the bottom of your salad bowl!)

Lollo - Ilema

Lollo? YOLO! This lettuce type (also known as coral lettuce) is excellent for salads when you want to make sure you're getting all that dressing goodness in your mouth (as opposed to the bottom of your salad bowl!)

 Lollo - Antonet  Ilema's red headed sibling (well, mostly red.)

Lollo - Antonet

Ilema's red headed sibling (well, mostly red.)

 Iceberg - Crispino  That's right, an iceberg. Laugh if you want, but we've got you covered when dad comes over for dinner and wants nothing to do with any of our fancier lettuces.

Iceberg - Crispino

That's right, an iceberg. Laugh if you want, but we've got you covered when dad comes over for dinner and wants nothing to do with any of our fancier lettuces.

Signature Salad Mix

                                                                                               Mix of Asian greens, lettuce, kale, chard, arugula, edible flowers. Will vary throughout and by season.

                                                                                              Mix of Asian greens, lettuce, kale, chard, arugula, edible flowers. Will vary throughout and by season.