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Heat Tolerant

Heat Tolerant

Salad Mix Component

Salad Mix Component

A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.

Goldberg Golden Purslane

Goldberg Golden PurslaneSpecialty Green Seed


Product ID: 386

Succulent golden green leaves with orange stems.

1½" leaves are much larger than the wild form of purslane. Upright growth habit. Flavor is crisp and mild. Pick as needed to within 2" of the base; new stems and leaves regrow. Known as "verdolaga" in Latin America. Sensitive to frost. After spring frost danger, sow about ½" apart in the row; cover ¼". Thin to 4-6" apart. Can also be transplanted. Avg. 65,000 seeds/oz. Avg. 65,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 500 seeds.

Product Price Qty
386Packet  $3.95 
3861 Ounce  $31.25 
3861/4 Pound  $84.55 
3861 Pound  $281.80 
3865 Pounds  $1,282.25 
Backordered until 12/29/15
38625 Pounds  $6,129.25 
Backordered until 12/29/15

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   50

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Heat Tolerant   Salad Mix Component  

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Growing Information


CULTURE: Direct seed after last frost, as purslane is sensitive to hard frost. Sow about 1/2" apart, 1/4" deep. Thin to 4-6" apart.
For transplantin,g sow 3-4 seeds per 1" cell-type container or pot in midspring. Cover with 1/8" of soil. Thin to 2 plants per cell. After last frost, transplant to the garden about 8" apart, using care not to damage the roots.
HARVEST: Pick as needed to within 2" of their bases. New stems and leaves will re-grow continually for several weeks.
DISEASES AND PESTS: Prevent disease with crop rotation and sanitation.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: Avg. 65,000 seeds.
PACKET: 500 seeds sows 20'.

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