Description from Botanical Interests
Assorted Brassica spp. & Eruca sativa
- Item #0200
21-45 days. Our custom mix of specialty Asian greens provides the perfect blend of mild and spicy flavors enhanced by the beautiful shapes, sizes and colors of the leaves. Harvest plants when small to use as fresh and tender baby greens, or grow to full size for adding wonderful flavors as a cooked vegetable. Contains equal parts: arugula, Chinese cabbage, Japanese spinach, mustard-mizuna, mustard-green, mustard-red, mustard-Ruby Streaks, bok choy-Tatsoi.
This packet sows two or four 7-foot rows depending on spacing.
When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 2 to 6 weeks before average last frost, or as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Sow again in late summer for fall, early winter harvest. In mild climates, sow in fall for winter harvest and very early spring for spring harvest.
When to start inside: Anytime for fresh mesclun year-round! Grow on a sunny windowsill or under grow lights.
Harvesting: Harvest individual leaves at 2″ – 4″ tall for a continual supply. If you wish to harvest as heads, cut off at 2″ above ground level as soon as possible after head forms; new leaves will grow from the center. The earlier the harvest, the more tender the crop.
- Days to Emerge: 7-14 days
- Seed Depth: 1/4″
- Seed Spacing: 1/4″-1/2″
- Row Spacing: 4″
- Thinning: Not necessary for baby greens
- 2.00 grams