Vegetables Micro Greens Fast Growing Varieties Cress, Cressida

Cress, Cressida

Organic 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.

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1 Ounce

$6.15
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1/4 Pound

$9.95
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1 Pound

$28.40
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5 Pounds

$123.45
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25 Pounds

$525.00
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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.: Avg. 11,600.
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. 22,800.
PACKET: 250 seeds, sows 15'.
Watercress: See culture in product description.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Lepidium sativum
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
10 - 15 Days
Life Cycle
Plants are either Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grows year after year), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Product Features
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A mixture of greens harvested at the seedling stage. Eaten fresh as a salad ingredient.
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