Purslane- Green

Portulaca oleracea


Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

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Purslane- Green

Portulaca oleracea


  • Annual 30cm
  • Culinary herb
  • Sweet and sour flavour


Annual growing to 30cm. Upright plant with crisp and juicy green leaves with a mild sweet and sour flavour. Can be eaten raw or cooked; most commonly used in salads, soups and as a garnish. Very nutritious. Can be used as a thickener in soups and stews.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 3mm
When: Spring and summer
Germination: 7-10 days @ 15-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Annual
Plant Spacing: 30cm
Plant Height: 30cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 50-60 days
*Notes: Protect from aphids. Seedling are susceptible to damping off.

(Product number: A3-11)
Seeds per gram: 2250 seeds


SKU A3-11
Shipping Weight 0.0005kg
Botanical name: Portulaca oleracea
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 200 seeds
Seeds per gram: 2250

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