Cress, Wild Winter

Cress, Wild Winter

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Sown and used like creasy greens or spinach. A highly nutritional healthy herb with dark-green, glossy leaves that grow in a basal rosette. For best quality harvest young leaves when the nights are cold and frosty. Excellent when added to salads or used as a cooked green. Older leaves and flower buds can be boiled with a change of water to remove bitterness when plants are past their prime. (Barbarea vulgaris)

Growing instructions: Biennial in zones 2-9. Germination at 60°F in 2-9 days. Direct sow. Space 9" apart. Full sun. Grows 3" to 6" tall.

Packet: 0.25g - approximately 1368 seeds