Days to harvest; 45(Hybrid) Exclusive Crispy, sweet, vase-shaped 6-8 mini-heads with pale lime-green crunchy stalks and dark green leaves. Compact, fast growing and delicious braised, steamed or stir fried.(45 days) Approx. 180 seeds. 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.
- Greenhouse Compatible
- Heat Tolerant
- Mild Flavor
- Succession Planting
- Useful for Ornamental
|Seed Unit Sizes
||Spring, Summer, Winter
|Approximate Harvest Time
||Early Spring, Late Spring, Early Fall, Late Fall
|Ideal Soil Temperature
|Days to Maturity
||40 - 50 Days
||Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
||Brassicaceae (Brassicas or Cole)
||6.1 - 7.5
Planting & Care
Soil & Water: Thrives in rich soil and cool growing conditions. Keep well watered and weeded for best taste. Feed 2 or 3 times during the growing season with high nitrogen fertilizer such as hydrolyzed fish.
Planting & Growing:As soon as soil can be worked in the spring, prepared bed in full sun. Sow seeds 2 inches apart in rows spaced 6-8 inches apart. Cover 1/4 inch deep. Sow again in late summer for another crop.
To start indoors, sow seed in an container of seed starting mix, 2 inches apart and cover 1/4 inch deep. Keep moist and provide a strong light source until about 3 inches tall and ready to plant in the garden 5-6 inches apart.
Harvesting & Storage: Use early thinnings in salads. Cut whole heads when they are plum and filled out.
Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs.
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.125"W x 0.1"H