Brassica chinensisRated 5/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 80 seeds
- Asian vegetable
- Long stems with medium green leaves
- Choy Sum
Asian vegetable grown for its long stalks, small yellow flowers and thick green leaves. Unique flavour. Most commonly used in soups, stir fries and as a steamed vegetable. Harvest whole plant when it begins to bolt. Choi San is also known as Tsai Hsin and is a variety of Choi Sum(syn. Choy Sum).
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring, autumn and winter|
|Germination:||7-14 days @ 7-23°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||50 days|
(Product number: E2-06)
|Botanical name:||Brassica chinensis|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||80 seeds|
Photo by barb prentis
Great greens to have in the gardenBy: customer review from 7/12/2015 on 23 March 2016Grew nicely, was great in cooking. yielded a lot of leaves.