Osaka Purple Mustard
- Brassica juncea. Open pollinated. 45 days.
- Large, smooth, deep purple leaves are oval with beautifully contrasting white veins.
- These gorgeous leaves wrap well blanched hearts.
- An easy to grow, cold hardy old-timer.
Planting Directions: Plant in spring as early as the ground can be well worked. Enrich with general purpose fertilizer or rich compost. Soil temperature for germination is 50-86?. Soil temperature for growing is 60?-70?. Seed should be planted 1/4” deep in rows 12” apart. When the plants are 1” high begin thinning and continue throughout the growing season until plants are 6” apart. Sow from early spring at 3 week intervals until summer for early crops. Fall crops sow from late summer to early fall.