These ‘heirlooms’ well worth saving
Posted: July 21, 2012 at 1:58 a.m.
As recently as a decade ago, the word “heirloom” was used to describe jewels, furniture or handicrafts — one of-a-kind items of uncommon quality or design — that were passed down by families over generations. Now that tag is just as frequently attached to vegetables, fruit and flowers.
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