Organic Green Wave Mustard - Brassica juncea
This brassica is tried and true and continues to reap an abundance of greens! Deep green, spineless and fringed, the Green Wave is known to have a mild spicy flavor and is excellent in salads, stir-fry and simply steamed.
Slow to bolt, this mustard can be grown year round in mild climates. A hardy annual, this mustard will perform in your garden!
Mustard is an excellent source of calcium, vitamin A and riboflavins.
- Sun: Full-Partial
- Direct Sow: When soil is workable
- Seed Count: 100
- Days to Maturity: 40-45
- Plant Size: 3"-6"
Maintains sweet flavor when weather is cool, a bitterness will emerge as temperatures start to heat up.
Remove flowerheads, as they emerge.
Best to harvest outer leaves and work inward. Older leaves will have a more bitter taste, while younger leaves will have a tangy bright flavor.
The entire plant can be cut at the base and frozen or canned for longer term storage.