Mizuna is a slightly spicy, Japanese green ideal for autumn, winter and spring salads. Grow Mizuna almost all year round. More
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Mizuna is a slightly spicy, Japanese green that is one of my favourite bulk leaves for spring, autumn and winter salads. With sharply serrated, bright green leaves Mizuna looks lovely in the salad bowl. An essential 'desert island plant' in my garden.

Genus Brassica rapa
Group/Species japonica
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Mizuna, Japanese Greens
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height Best cropped at 10cm (4in), but will grow to twice the size.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting February-April and August-October. Direct sow in lines or blocks, or under cover for winter cropping. You can speed the germination process up by sowing into a length of guttering under cover and transplanting outside.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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