Humble garden cress and watercress have a lot to offer. Their small unassuming leaves pack a surprisingly spicy punch, and they're full of vitamins and minerals. Use them as a healthy and flavorful ingredient is sandwiches, salads and soups. A relative of the cabbage family, cress is often found growing in and around streams. It grows great in containers and requires steady moisture.
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