INDIA RED GIANT MUSTARD (Brassica juncea) is a very popular oriental mustard with a crisp and spicy flavor. The large, smooth leaves are maroon tinged, thick and tender. Good in salad and braising mixes. But also the subject of recent medical studies for its powerhouse of anti-cancer nutrients and also helps the body's cells' intake of minerals. In fact, it is known as "nature's magnet". Not only does this metabolic function help living things, but it is also being used in places like Chernobyl to remediate the soil of radiation. Powerful stuff! 48 days. 100 Seeds.
GROWING TIPS: Direct seed in full sun to partial shade, 1/4" - 1/2" deep spacing 8" apart when the soil reaches 60 degrees. Only needs moderate water.