All seedlings are for pick up only. Available pick up days are: May 22nd or May 29th between 10 am and 2 pm. Please select the date you'd like in our drop down menu. Seedling orders to be placed seperately from other orders.
Note: Price is for 4 pack of seedlings of this variety.
Santo is a slow-bolting selection grown for its leaves. Like the leaves and seeds, the flowers are also edible.
• Attracts Beneficial Insects: if allowed to flower, provides pollen and nectar for beneficial insects such as, bees, hoverflies, and tachinid flies.
•Edible Flowers: Use them raw because the flavour fades quickly when cooked. Sprinkle to taste on salads, bean dishes, chicken, and spicy Southwestern dishes. Flavour is of mild cilantro.
LIGHT PREFERENCE:Sun. In most locations, bolting is likely in the heat of midsummer.
HARVEST:Leaves may be harvested once the plants have become established and before flowering begins. Mature seeds are produced about 3 months after planting and are harvested when dry on the plant.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS:Does best in rich, well-drained soil.
Tiny Veggies is a nursery run by Evain Maurice (Belle Roots Farm) and Jpshua Tuck in Penetangusihene. They grow all of your garden transplant needs using only organic potting soil and well water ensuring a clean start for your home grown food,