Claytonia perfoliata


Days to Maturity: 40 days

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Beautiful, tasty and very cold-hardy salad green with succulent texture and fresh flavor.

Unique round to heart-shaped leaves line the tender stems, each of which ends with a tiny white edible flower. Ideal for winter hoophouses; will survive frost and multiple cuttings. 47,000 seeds/oz.

  • Frost tolerant
  • Crunchy, juicy texture
  • Open-Pollinated

45-48M (46.5M avg) seeds/oz, 720-768M (744M avg) seeds/lb. M=1,000. 1/32 oz approx. 1,400 seeds. Direct seeding rate: 20-30 seeds/foot in a rows 12-18” apart. Transplants: 4-6 seeds/cell at 8-10” in rows 12-18” apart.

Cultural Info

Days to maturity are from direct seeding. Specialty greens are a broad category of leafy plants, many of which are cold hardy and fast growing. Crops in this group are gaining popularity due to their ease of culture and unique flavors and colors.

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