Portulaca oleracea sativaRated 5/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 200 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.
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring and summer|
|Germination:||7-10 days @ 15-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||50-60 days|
(Product number: B4-11)
Seeds per gram: 2400 seeds
|Botanical name:||Portulaca oleracea sativa|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||200 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||2400|
Thankyou very juicy leavesBy: customer review from 4/06/2014 on 23 March 2016very Nice and juicy leaves good for the pots stewing. thankyou very much!!!