Wega Parsley Seed

Product ID:3132.113132

Quick Facts

Latin Name

Petroselinum crispum

Days To Maturity

Days To Maturity

Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If a transplanted crop: average number of days from transplant date. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? Check the Growing Information box for details. If crop can be both direct-seeded or transplanted, days to maturity refers to direct seeding. Days to maturity for all flowers and herbs is calculated from seeding date.

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75 Days

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).

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Biennial

Hybrid Status

Hybrid Status

Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.
Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.

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Open Pollinated

Product Features

Product Features

Easy Choice Easy Choice
Variety is easy-to-grow.
Grows Well in Containers Grows Well in Containers
Variety does well when grown in a container.
Plant Variety Protected Plant Variety Protected
Plant Variety Protected
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Easy Choice Grows Well in Containers Plant Variety Protected

Wega Parsley Seed

Product ID:3132.113132

Highly uniform and refined curled parsley variety.

Wega's upright habit makes it easy to harvest the dark green leaves. Suitable for field or container production. Plant Variety Protected. Ht. 12–18". Avg. 16,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 200 seeds.

Quick Facts

Latin Name

Petroselinum crispum

Days To Maturity

Days To Maturity

Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If a transplanted crop: average number of days from transplant date. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? Check the Growing Information box for details. If crop can be both direct-seeded or transplanted, days to maturity refers to direct seeding. Days to maturity for all flowers and herbs is calculated from seeding date.

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75 Days

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).

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Biennial

Hybrid Status

Hybrid Status

Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.
Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.

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Open Pollinated

Product Features

Product Features

Easy Choice Easy Choice
Variety is easy-to-grow.
Grows Well in Containers Grows Well in Containers
Variety does well when grown in a container.
Plant Variety Protected Plant Variety Protected
Plant Variety Protected
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Easy Choice Grows Well in Containers Plant Variety Protected

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DAYS TO GERMINATION: 14-30 days at 65–70°F (18–21°C).

SOWING:
Transplant (recommended): Sow in 1" cell containers. Seeds take at least 3 weeks to germinate.

Direct seed:
Sow in spring after the danger of frost has passed, about 1/4- 1/2" deep, 3 seeds per inch in single rows or 2-3" wide bands 12-18" apart. Thin plants to 8-12" apart.

DISEASES:
Prevent disease with crop rotation and good sanitation.

LIGHT PREFERENCE:
Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Grows well in moist, fertile soil. If planted in a well-drained location, it can normally be wintered over to produce a crop early the following spring. Mulch where temperatures go below 0°F (-18°C).

Water during dry spells and side-dress with compost or a balanced fertilizer once or twice during the growing period, if necessary.

PLANT HEIGHT:
Varies.

PLANT SPACING:
8-12".

HARDINESS ZONES:
Biennial.

HARVEST:
Clip leaves when needed. To maintain the crispness and appearance of freshly harvested parsley, store at temperatures of 32–36°F/0–2.2°C at 95% relative humidity. Parsley can be used either fresh or dried. To dry, wash clipped leaves and spread out shallowly on screens in a warm, airy place. When thoroughly dry, rub and store in jars.

PELLETED SEED:
If using pelleted seed, we recommend consistent soil moisture during the germination period. Pelleted seed must be kept cool and dry prior to planting, and should be used within one year of purchase.

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Petroselinum crispum

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