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Corn Mache (Lamb's Lettuce, Nusslisalat, feldsalat, Nut lettuce) 50 days - An excellent cool weather green grown in much the same manner as spinach. Best when harvested young, the glossy oval leaves give a slightly minty flavor to salads. A favorite in northern Europe.
|#3352 Packet $4.50 Approximately 100 seeds||
|#Bz-3352 Bulk seed 1oz Avg. 9000 seeds/ounce $9.50||
|#B4Z-3352 Bulk seed 4oz. $17.00||
|#B1-3352 Bulk seed 1 lb. $35.00||
A European native, corn mache is a hardy annual plant with dark
green soft leaves that is most often eaten as a salad green.
Best grown as a cool weather plant, it tends to bolt in warm
temperatures. It is easily grown by sowing seed and is best
planted directly into the garden in early spring
or late summer. Wait until soil has warmed to
50F. For direct seeding, work the are by digging
and working in generous amounts of compost or composted
manure. Sow 1 seed every 3 inches in rows12-18 inches
apart. Keep moist until germination..
HARVEST: Pick leaves as needed.
Seed specs: Approximately 9000 seeds per
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