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Micro Mix Component

Micro Mix Component

A mixture of greens harvested at the seedling stage. Eaten fresh as a salad ingredient.

Organic Seeds, Plants, and Supplies

Organic Seeds, Plants, and Supplies

Plants, or seeds harvested from plants, that have been grown without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides, strictly adhering to the USDA's National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) organic gardening practices are designated as Organic.

For supplies, such as fertilizers and pest and disease controls, the OG symbol identifies products that meet the USDA's National Organic Program (NOP) rules according to a third-party authority such as OMRI, WSDA, and/or a local authority such as MOFGA or NOFA.

Cress, Cressida

Cress, CressidaOrganic Micro Green Seed


Product ID: 382MG

Fancy, three-lobed leaves with a peppery flavor.

Also known as "Curly Cress" or "Peppergrass." Try adding cress to a sandwich or when an extra spicy bite is needed. Choose organic or nonorganic seeds. Organically grown. Avg. 155,900 seeds/lb.

Product Price Qty
382MG1 Ounce  $5.95 
382MG1/4 Pound  $9.65 
382MG1 Pound  $27.55 
382MG5 Pounds  $119.85 
382MG25 Pounds  $509.75 
Backordered until 12/15/16

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   10-15

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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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 7-10 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
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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