Herbs Pipicha Pipicha

Pipicha

Seed

Product ID: 3684

New! Mexican native culinary herb.

Similar to Papalo but with narrow leaves. Upright plants with flavor reminiscent of cilantro and arugula. Popular in Hispanic communities where it is used like cilantro. Also known as Porophyllum linaria, Pipiche, Pepicha, and Chepiche. Sell in bunches. Plants are very sensitive to frost. NOTE: Due to the means of harvest, and its size and shape, this seed naturally contains a large amount of seed chaff. Our seed count reflects the average number of seeds per ounce you should expect. Avg. 37,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

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Packet

$4.95
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1/8 Ounce

$15.15
Backordered until Jun 12, 2017

1/4 Ounce

$26.50
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1 Ounce

$85.50
In Stock

1/4 Pound

$243.50
Backordered until Jun 12, 2017
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Additional Information

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-21 days.

SOWING: Direct seed: Sow 1/4- 3/8" deep, 15 seeds per foot in well-prepared seedbeds.
Transplant: Barely cover seed with soil and moisten. Provide bottom heat for the best germination. Transplant seedlings outside when they are 3-4" high, spacing seedlings 12" apart in rows that are 18" apart.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun/Part Shade.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Average garden soil.

PLANT HEIGHT: 36-60".

PLANT SPACING: 12".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Pick individual leaves as needed. The tips of the plants can be cut off and will regrow.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Porophyllum tagetoides
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
70 - 85 Days
Life Cycle
Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.<br>Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated