Mustard Greens Mizuna – Item #680


Mizuna, or Japanese mustard, is a tasty, quick-growing green for mixed salads and light cooking. Easy-to-grow “cut and come again” leaves have a peppery, mildly bitter taste with a hint of sweetness. Best when grown during cool weather and harvested young.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 6″ (15cm)

Row Space: 12″ (30cm)

Sprouts In: 5-10 days

Mizuna grows best in cool weather and can withstand considerable frost. Plant in rich soil and full sun, or light shade in warmer climates, in very early spring. Or, plant in fall or winter in mild climates. Keep soil evenly moist.

Harvest by cutting entire plant at soil level, or cut leaves a few inches above the soil to encourage continual harvest.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Brassica rapa var. japonica

Matures In: 30-50 days