Baron (Corn Salad/untreated)
Latin Name: Valerianella locusta
Item #: UT78P
New This Year
45 days. Unique upright growth keeps broad-round dark green leaves clean. Easy to cut. Untreated Seed.
CORN SALAD - European Strain
1 oz/28 g sows 50 ft/15 m of row.
CULTURE: Com Salad is a European favorite which likes cool weather, grow it just like spinach. Seed may be sown early in the spring, April to May 1st or during Sept. For wintering over, protect by a light straw mulch. Sow in Sept. for best results. Plant the large light seed 0.5 in/ 13 mm deep in rows 12 in/31 cm apart. Thin to 3 in/8 cm apart in the row.
HARVEST: Leaves should be individually picked, not cut and may be harvested in about 6 weeks from seeding. Com salad provides a very distinctive salad, served like lettuce. Oval leaves are grey-green in color.