Purslane- Golden

Portulaca oleracea sativa Open Pollinated

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

Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

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'Purslane- Golden' seeds

Portulaca oleracea sativa

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

Annual growing to 30cm. Upright plant with crisp and juicy golden 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.

Seeds per gram: 2400
Product code: B4-11

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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 3mm
Season 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 Until Maturity 50-60 days

*Notes: Protect from aphids. Seedling are susceptible to damping off.

How To Grow



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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

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Express Delivery

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Live Plants - Live plants Capped rate of $10.00

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Ratings & Reviews

Thankyou very juicy leaves

very Nice and juicy leaves good for the pots stewing. thankyou very much!!!
customer review from 4/06/2014 23 March 2016