Brassica chinesis var parachinensis 'Gunsho'
BrassicaceaeRegular price £2.50
Brassica chinesis var parachinensis 'Gunsho', Green Choy Sum 'Gunsho', Choi Sum, Yi Choy, Flowering Cabbage
Hardy annual, Ht. 30cm, spread 35cm. The whole plant is edible, from the flowers to the stem. Young leaves can be eaten in salads and older leaves blanched like spinach or used in stir fry dishes. Choy Sum does not transplant well and seeds are best sown directly.
Green Choy Sum 'Gunsho' vegetable herb seeds are available: A packet of seeds costs £2.50. There are approximately 225 vegetable herb seeds per packet (all of our vegetable herb seeds are untreated and can be used to grow organic herb plants).
Jekka's "How to Grow Herbs" videos, includes Jekka's video on how to sow seeds for an informative step-by-step guide to seed sowing.
Growing indoors? Check out Jekka's blog on indoor herb gardening for some advice.
One of our three core roots is that we are Environmentally Conscious and for the past 30 years all the herbs grown at Jekka’s have been raised following sustainable, environmentally friendly and organic approaches resulting in a remarkable biodiversity at the herb farm.
Our herb seeds are also untreated and can be used to grow organic herb plants.