Hon Tsai Tai

Brassica chinensis Open Pollinated

  • Asian vegetable
  • Tender purple stalks
  • Mild and sweet mustard flavour

Standard seed packet, 80 seeds

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'Hon Tsai Tai' seeds

Brassica chinensis

  • Asian vegetable
  • Tender purple stalks
  • Mild and sweet mustard flavour

Asian vegetable grown for its attractive tender purple stalks, green leaves and yellow flowers. Mild and sweet mustard flavour. Can be used fresh in salads or cooked in stir fries, soups, or steamed by itself. Adds colour to the dinner plate. Best harvested just before the flowers open.

Seeds per gram: 500
Product code: E2-07

Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 8mm
Season Spring, summer, autumn (and winter in mild climates)
Germination 7-14 days @ 7-23°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing 40cm
Plant Spacing 5cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 40 days

*Notes: Protect from aphids, caterpillars and mildew.


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All orders are dispatched from our warehouse in Knoxfield, Victoria, Australia.

We do not deliver overseas.

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Order dispatch time is currently 1-3 business days plus delivery time.
Please note we are unable to guarantee specific delivery dates or delivery timeframes, all delivery times are estimates only.


Order contains: Delivery options: Delivery cost per order
Small seed packets ONLY - Economy Delivery $3.00 or FREE on orders over $25 $5
Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $8.99
Express Delivery $15.00

BULK seed, garden supplies, tools, or accessories -

Parcel Delivery

Capped rate of $8.99

Express Delivery

Starting from $15.00
(Calculated by weight)
Live Plants - Live plants Capped rate of $10.00

*All orders sent to Western Australia are subject to mandatory inspection and fees by Quarantine WA. These fees are included in all shipping costs above.

**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.


Ratings & Reviews

Sprouted on the third day after sowing

Best stir fried with smoked pork
suri l 27 November 2017