Our A & A growers, Cecelia and Alejandro in Salinas CA, harvested some beautiful Organic Celery today. It's ready to load!
Some fun celery facts:
Celery was used as ancient “bouquet of flowers”, to reward winners of athletic games in the Ancient Greece.
Cultivation of celery is believed to have started 3000 years ago in the Mediterranean region.
Celery was initially used as medicine in treatment of toothache, insomnia, hypertension, anxiety, arthritis, rheumatism and to purify the blood.
Ancient Romans used celery as aphrodisiac.