Beautiful dark green pac choi.
Broad, flat, light green petioles are topped with oval, dark green leaves. Best for full size, but also suitable for mini heads. Slightly smaller in size (10-12") and a complement to the white-stemmed Joi Choi. Very slow bolting. Avg. 11,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 250 seeds.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Brassica rapa var. chinensis
CULTURE: Sow from early spring through midsummer. In the South, pac choi is well adapted for fall plantings. Sow 15 seeds/ft., 1/4" deep in 2" wide bands in rows 18" apart. Thin plants as recommended in our Pac Choi Comparison Chart. Harvest before flowering. For baby leaf, sow 60 seeds/ft. in a 2" to 4" wide band. Clip 4-5 week-old leaves.
PESTS: Flea beetles can be controlled by covering with floating row covers from day of sowing.
AVG DIRECT SEEDING RATE: For bunching: 830’/oz., 13,000’/lb. at above spacing. For baby leaf: 210’/oz., 3,300’/lb. at above spacing.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: Avg. 10,300.
PACKET: 250 seeds, sows 16′ full-size 4′ baby leaf.