Shungiku Chrysanthemum – seed packet – $2.99
Related tags: greens, Insectary plant, Ltd Qty
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(Chrysanthemum coronarium) – Also known as “Garland Chrysanthemum” and “Edible Chrysanthemum”. Greens are used in Asian cuisine. Should be cooked very lightly or they will lose their form. A very strong flavor that, probably, you either like or don’t like! High in minerals and vitamins, including potassium and carotene. Yellow and white flowers are medicinal; used for eye problems.
Planting suggestions: Sow in Spring for flowers and foliage, and in Fall for foliage only. Frost will kill unless covered. Average garden soil, with some water to get them going. To four feet high.
Contains at least 100 seeds. Packed for 2016.