Brassica rapa japonica

Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

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Brassica rapa japonica

  • Asian vegetable, salad green
  • Mild mustard flavour
  • Good for baby leaf

Plants form dense clumps of fine white or pale green stalks with spoon shaped green leaves that have a mild mustard like flavour. Leaves are most commonly used as a salad green but are also excellent pickled or cooked in stir fries, soups and rice dishes. Fast growing. Cold tolerant. Good for microgreens.  Good for baby leaf production; ready in around 25 days.

How to sow and grow:

Method: Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 5mm
When: Spring and autumn
Position: Part or full sun, moist soil
Plant Spacing: 20cm
Hardiness: Frost hardy
Plant Height: 35cm
Days to Maturity/flowering: 55 days (25 days for baby leaf)
Care: Cut leaves and stems at any stage of growth as required. Can be treated as a cut and come again plant or plant can be harvested whole when mature.

(Product number: D3-12_P)
Seeds per gram: 460 seeds

SKU D3-12_P
Botanical name: Brassica rapa japonica
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 200 seeds
Seeds per gram: 460
Photo credits:

Photo by Karen and Brad Emerson / CC BY 2.0

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