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Grows Well in Containers

Grows Well in Containers

Variety does well when grown in a container.

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.

Watercress
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WatercressCress Seed

384

Product ID: 384

Gourmet salad and sandwich vegetable.

Watercress may be direct seeded about 1/2" apart, 1/4" deep. Thin to 4" apart and keep well watered, or start seed indoors, keeping soil moist. Transplant to large pots, cold frame, or field with soil that is fertile, humus-rich, well-limed, and has a pH around 7.0. Keep soil moist, or sit pots in pans of water and renew water daily. Perennial in Zones 6-9. Avg. 138,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 250 seeds.

Product Price Qty
384Packet  $3.95 
3841 Ounce  $20.85 
3841/4 Pound  $55.70 
3841 Pound  $190.45 
3845 Pounds  $828.45 
38425 Pounds  $3,523.25 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   60

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Grows Well in Containers   Salad Mix Component  

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Salad Mix | Production

Growing Information

Greens, Cress



CULTURE: Curly, Persian, and Wrinkled Crinkled Cress: Sow shallowly in a 2-4" wide band, early spring through early fall or indoors, year-round, in a flat, about 20 seeds/in. Begin harvest in 10 days when 2" tall. Sow every 2 weeks for a steady supply.
NOTE: Curly and Persian types are so fast growing we suggest planting in, and harvesting from, a flat using a soilless mix. Also for sprouting like radish/alfalfa seeds.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: 10,000-12,000 (Avg. 11,200).
PACKET: 250 seeds sows 12 sq.in.
CULTURE: Upland Cress: Direct seed from midspring onward, about 15 seeds/ft., 1/4" deep. Keep soil moist as seed germinates slowly. Thin to 4-6" apart. Pick individual leaves or clip full rosettes at the root.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: Avg. 23,500.
PACKET: 250 seeds sows 15'.
Watercress: see culture in product description.


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