When to Plant in Spring:
2 weeks after Average Last Frost thru 5 weeks after Average Last Frost.
To find your Average Last Frost, go here.
Planting: Plant seeds ½ inch deep in rows spaced 18-24” apart. Thin plants to stand 8 to 10” apart.
Care: Don’t spoil them with lush fertile soil or fertilizer as it will result in lush foliage and few blooms.
Harvesting: Plants will get up to about 10 inches when fully grown. pick both the leaves and the flowers for a wonderful peppery addition to salads and sandwiches.
Special Instructions/Tips: Grows great in container on your patio, flower box in your window, or straight in the garden.
Germination Days: 9-12
Days to Maturity: 50
Preference: plenty of water, partial/full sun, well-draining soil (tolerates poor soil)