Herbs Sorrel Red Lava

£1.09£8.99

A new selection of red veined sorrel which provides a much more defined red veining at the early microgreen stage. The variety of choice for microgreens.  The colourful salad green producing a distinctive lemony slightly tart flavour which perfectly complements salads. Very distinctive with a central radiating maroon – red vein, attractive both in the veg patch and on the plate.

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Herbs Sorrel Red Lava

A new selection of red veined sorrel which provides a much more defined red veining at the early microgreen stage. The variety of choice for microgreens.  The colourful salad green producing a distinctive lemony slightly tart flavour which perfectly complements salads. Very distinctive with a central radiating maroon – red vein, attractive both in the veg patch and on the plate.

Cultivation advice Herbs Sorrel Red Lava 

  • Sow outdoors from Mar ? Sep thinly in drills on well prepared fine well drained soil. Protect early sowings with a cloche in exposed areas or cold spring.

Allow 30 cm between rows.

  • Germinates in 14-21 days. (30-60 days to harvest)
  • Keep moist during dry periods to avoid the young plants going to seed.
  • Harvest young outer leaves progressively, a few from each plant as they mature.
  • Best harvested young as leaves can get tough when mature