Perilla frutescensRated 5/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 100 seeds
- Annual 60cm
- Asian culinary herb
- Also known as Shiso
Annual herb growing to 60cm. Also known as "Shiso". Plants are bushy with decorative red/purple foliage. Grown for it roundish serrated leaves, which have an amazing flavour; commonly used in sushi. Can also be used as a bedding plant.
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring or after frost|
|Germination:||7-21 days @ 19-21°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Full or part sun, moist soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||85 days|
(Product number: A4-10)
Seeds per gram: 845 seeds
|Botanical name:||Perilla frutescens|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||100 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||845|
Perilla- Red19 January 2020So glad I sewed some of this! 100 percent agree, amazing smokey unique flavor. Great in salads and stired through pesto pasta. It is slow to go to seed and grows quickly and successfully.