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SKU Code: V 814
Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 1000
A popular Asian salad green Purple Prince is Mizuna Japanese mustard with deep red-purple serrated leaves with a green underside and bright green stems that have mild flavour with a hint of pepper and a crisp texture.
A vigorous grower with n excellent uniform and shelf life that can be harvested in 6 weeks yielding around 500gram of leaf per plant. Can also be harvested as baby-leaf microgreens.
The Mizuna varieties are considered to be the mildest of the Mustard Greens.
Tropical: All seasons
Temperate: All seasons
Cool climate: All seasons
Sow: 5mm deep
Best sown directly in growing position. Cover lightly and keep moist.
Plant space: 30cm
Row Space: 30cm
Germination: 5-7 days
Maturity: 6-8 weeks
Prefers moist fertile well-drained soil but grows well in almost any garden soil in a sunny position with adequate water.
Grow fast with plenty of water and regular feeds of liquid manure to avoid bitterness.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.