Garden Cress 'Cressida'

Garden Cress 'Cressida' germinates and grows fast, therefore it should be sown with regular intervals. It can also be grown as a sprout in a bowl on the windowsill throughout the year. The young sprouts and the first leaves are very suitable for crudités due to its spicy taste.

Garden Cress 'Cressida'

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Garden Cress 'Cressida'

Crop information

Species Lepidium sativum
Sowing under glass February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September
Sowing in open ground March, April, May, June, July, August
Indirect seeding necessary? No
Plant density in the row 1 cm
Plant density between rows 10 cm
Days to maturity 10-15
Plant height 5-10 cm
Best location Semi sunny