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Samphire (Salicornia europaea)

I am hugely excited about this - Samphire you can grow in a pot. Just germinate and water with a little salt.
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500 seeds

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Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Flowers
June - August
Height
10cm (4in)
Group/Species
europaea
Common name
Samphire, Marsh Samphire, Common Glasswort
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Size
500 seeds
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
Surface sow onto moist, well-drained substrate, just covering the seed with a sprinkling of soil or vermiculite. After sowing, water from the base only with brackish water and repeat regulary.

Description

I am hugely excited about this - Samphire you can grow in a pot. Just germinate and water with a little salt. Will self-sow.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.