Tokyo Bekana Asian Greens
Days to Maturity: 21 days baby - 40 full size
Starting at: As low as $3.55
Lime green leaves have gently ruffled edges and a white mid-rib.
A lettucy-mustard green resembling Black Seeded Simpson; an excellent baby green for adding loft and weight to mixes. Planted at 4-6" spacing, this variety will grow into an attractive bunching green with solid white mid-ribs and an exceptionally tender leaf texture. 10,000 seeds/oz.
- Excellent for salad mix
- Mild flavor
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”.
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.
12M seeds/oz. M=1,000