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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.

Gruner Red Purslane

Gruner Red PurslaneSpecialty Green Seed


Product ID: 2257

Succulent green leaves and pink upright stems.

Same flavor and growth habit as Goldberg Golden but with smaller leaves. Pick as needed to within 2" of base. New leaves and stems will regrow. Sensitive to frost. Called "verdolaga" in Spanish. Avg. 59,900 seeds/oz. Packet: 500 seeds.

Product Price Qty
2257Packet  $3.95 
22571 Ounce  $7.00 
22571/4 Pound  $15.40 
22571 Pound  $47.55 
22575 Pounds  $214.85 
225725 Pounds  $994.50 
Backordered until 11/25/16

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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. 63,900 seeds.
PACKET: 500 seeds, sows 20'.

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