Greens Classification

All of the greens we grow at Captiva Verde Farms fall into the Magnoliopsida class.  The Magnoliopsida, also known as the dicotyledons or dicots for short, contain approximately 170,000 species.  As you can see below, the greens are related at various levels in the classification tree.  Click on the graphic to see it at full size.

Greens Tree

Recipes

Latest Recipes

Arugula Basil Walnut Pesto Flatbread

A flatbread opens up many culinary options. They can be sweet or savory, a main course, snack or a side.

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Creamy Mac and Cheese with Kale

Everyone loves mac and cheese, and it's even better with kale!

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Coconut Peach Green Smoothie

This not-too-sweet smoothie is a wonderful out-the-door breakfast. Light in texture and keeps you going.

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Chard, Bacon and Gruyère Omelet

Fluffy eggs filled with chard, smoky bacon and melted Gruyère are a perfect start to a day.

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Crispy Baked Kale Chips

These crispy kale chips provide all of the goodness of kale, yet satisfy that craving for something crunchy.

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Roasted Vegetable Couscous Salad with Spring Mix

The rich nutty flavor of couscous with roasted vegetables and crisp spring mix - a perfectly balanced dish.

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