Brassica rapa

Shanghai Green Pac Choy

Days to Maturity: 45 days

SKU
2514
In stock
Starting at: As low as $2.95
Note: OUR QUALITY ASSURANCE: High Mowing's Quality Control team ensures all seed lots of this variety are independently tested for the diseases black rot (Xanthomonas campestris pv. Campestris) and black leg (Phoma lingam). Only seed lots that are found to be free of black rot and black leg are released for sale. No diseased seed will be sold.

The best OP baby pac choy out there!

Dark green, spoon-shaped leaves with wide, light green midribs and mild flavor. Shanghai forms densely packed, vase-like heads. Plants can be spaced closely for baby choy, which is in demand with top Asian chefs for its tenderness and mild flavor.

Uniform shape

  • 5-6" tall

11.2-13.7M (12M avg) seeds/oz, 180-220M (200M avg) seeds/lb.  M=1,000.  1/32 oz approx. 375 seeds. Direct seeding rate: Bunching, 15 seeds/foot in a 2” band in rows 12-18” apart. Full size, thin to 8”. Transplants: 8-16” apart in rows 12-18” apart. 

Cultural Info

PLANTING INFO:
Seed depth: ¼”. For baby leaf- Seeding rate: ~60 seeds/ft in a 2-4”; Row spacing: 2/3” between bands. Harvest when leaves are ~3” tall by cutting 1” from ground or pick individual leaves for cut and come again. For full size- Seeding rate: ~12 seeds/ft; Plant spacing: thin to 6”; Row spacing: 18”.

CULTURAL INFO:

Most Asian Greens are moderately hardy annuals and can be sown from early spring through midsummer. Asian greens are in the same family as mustards but tend to have a mild flavor and lack the spiciness that many mustards are known for. Asian greens include an assortment of species that can be grown for baby leaf or full size crops.

SEED SPECS:
12M seeds/oz.  M=1,000

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