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10 in stock
Size/Qty: 200 seeds approx
Member of the Dock/ Sorrel family with green leaves, heavily veined with red. Makes an attractive addition to the herb/ vegetable garden or simply as an ornamental plant. The young leaves can be eated raw in salads, the older leaves are best treated like spinage and lighlty steamed or stir-fried. Remove flowering stems to direct energy into the leaves, the flowers are not interesting. For moist, fertile soil in sun/part shade.
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The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall