Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Johnny's Exclusives

Johnny's Exclusives

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Carlton (F1)
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Carlton (F1)

3872

Product ID: 3872

New! Very dark green-leaved komatsuna.

Similar to Summerfest but with a darker green color and a smaller plant. Better uniformity and yield than open pollinated varieties. Good heat and cold tolerance. Traditionally used in Japan in stir fries and soups, it also is excellent braised or, at the baby leaf stage, used in salads. Avg. 9,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 250 seeds.

Product Price Qty
3872Packet  $3.65 
38721 Ounce  $29.65 
38721/4 Pound  $78.50 
38721 Pound  $262.40 
38725 Pounds  $1,209.65 
387225 Pounds  $5,608.75 
Backordered until 01/21/15

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   35

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Growing Information

Greens, Asian



CULTURE: Sow from early spring through midsummer. In the South, greens are well adapted to fall plantings. For full-sized bunching, sow 15 seeds/ft., 1/4" deep in 2" wide bands in rows 18" apart. Most varieties do not require thinning. See catalog descriptions for varieties that do. Harvest before flowering. For baby-leaf, sow a 2" to 4" wide band at 60 seeds/ft. Clip young leaves when 3-6" tall.
PESTS: Flea beetles are best 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.: 8,000-16,500 (Avg. 12,250).
PACKET: 250 seeds sows 16' full-size, 4' baby-leaf.


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