Mature height \ 12 inchesapium graveolens A Continental favorite resembling Italian parsley. Grown for its sprays of glossy green, intensely celery-flavored leaves; it does not form thick stalks. Adds a rich, mellow undercurrent to cooked dishes. Biennial grown as Annual, spring/summer/fall harvest, frost hardy, and reaches a height of 12. 800 seeds per packet Planting and growing information can be found on the seed packet image. While Renee's Garden seeds are not certified organic, they do not sell treated or GMO seeds and have signed the "Safe Seed Pledge". This seedline features unique varieties personally selected by Renee Shepherd for use in the kitchen or in bouquets.
- Does Not Require Support
- Good for Drying
- Requires Summer Water
|Seed Unit Sizes
|Approximate Harvest Time
||Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall
|Ideal Soil Temperature
||Full Sun/Part Sun
|Useful Plant Part
||Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
||6.1 - 7.0
Planting & Care
Soil & Water:Sow into well worked, fertile soil in full sun or partial shade in hot areas. Keep seedling bed evenly moist. Water plants regularly and fertilize monthly with a high nitrogen source.
Planting & Growing:Indoors, sow 1-2 inches apart in a container of seed starting mix. Barely cover. Provide a strong light source as soon as emerge. Plant in groups of 3 or 4 when 2-3 inches tall, 8 inches apart.
To start outdoors, start when weather is still cool. Sow 1-2 inches apart and cover 1/4 inch deep. Thin groups of 3-4 seedlings 8 inches apart.
Harvesting & Storage:Harvest sprays of leaves as needed once well established. Hang leafy bunches upside down in a cool, well ventilated place to dry for future use.
Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs.
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.125"W x 0.1"H