Broad, flat, light green petioles are topped with oval dark green leaves. Forms a perfect thick vase shape even when small. Slightly smaller in size (10-12") and a complement to the white-stemmed Joi Choi. Very slow bolting. Avg. 6,200 seeds/oz. Packet: 250 seeds.
CULTURE: Sow from early spring through midsummer. In the South, pac choi is well adapted for fall plantings. Sow 15 seeds/ft., 1/4" deep in 2" wide bands in rows 18" apart. Thin plants as recommended in our Pac Choi Comparison Chart. Harvest before flowering. For baby-leaf, sow in a 2" to 4" wide band sow 60 seeds/ft. Clip 4-5 week-old leaves. PESTS: Flea beetles can be controlled by covering with floating row covers (see index) from day of sowing. AVG DIRECT SEEDING RATE: For bunching: 830'/oz., 13,000'/lb. at above spacing. For baby-leaf: 210'/oz., 3,300'/lb. at above spacing. SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: 8,300-11,750 (Avg. 10,760). PACKET: 250 seeds, sows 16' full-size 4' baby-leaf.