A native to Mexico, the leaves have a spicy cinnamon flavor; flowers are deep pink with purple bracts. Add to hot beverages for added taste. Start seeds at anytime for indoor use. Plants require an organically rich well drained soil. Expect your first harvest 5-6 weeks after sowing. Sensitive to frost. Annual.
Sow seed direct or start indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost.

Plant Info

Product Code:
139864
Brand/Category:
McKenzie Seeds
Packaging:
Packet
Height:
30-60 cm (12-24")
Planting Depth:
3 mm (1/8")
Seed Spacing:
1.3 cm (1/2")
Plant Spacing:
30 cm (12")
Row Spacing:
30 cm (12")
Days to Germination:
7 to 14 days
Days to Maturity:
35 days
Growth Cycle:
Annual (Plant every year)

Features

Heirloom   Container Friendly   Organic