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Asian vegetables Tatsoi [Brassica rapa var. rosularis]

Asian vegetables Tatsoi [Brassica rapa var. rosularis]

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Tips to reduce water requirements

We recommend mulching the beds
Experience has shown that by covering the floor with hay or straw, evaporation can be reduced by 80%. If you keep the beds evenly moist, an optimal humid microclimate will be created under the mulch. This not only promotes the growth of plants, but also enormously reduces water consumption. On our farm we only water every 2-3 days and irrigate a 200 m2 cultivation area in the Algarve in Portugal with 500l of water. Our beds are always moist, which promotes plant growth and harvest quality.

It is also advisable to keep the beds moist at all times, even if the bed is not used for a certain period of time
The desiccation of the soil leads to a huge decline in micro-and macro-organisms in the soil, resulting in a barren soil over time. Tests have shown that the water content in the entire bed with full-scale irrigation remains longer than if watering is only carried out selectively. Due to the small volume of the poured surfaces, in contrast to the large dry volume, they dry out faster than if the entire volume of the bed is filled with moisture. Similar to heating in an apartment.

Maintaining an energy level always requires less energy than having to achieve it again and again.

Shipping and pick-up information

Shipping
We offer CTT shipping for Saagut Europe and USA far! With us you will always receive a tracking number to track your package. Shipping costs differ depending on the shipping region. Here is a list of regions and prices:

National Shipping
Portugal (with the Azores and Madeira Islands)
Envelope or package up to 500g = € 3.50
2 kg Bus Package = 8 €
Package over 2 kg = 16 €

Europe Shipping
Envelope up to 100g = 7 €
500g Bus Package = 9,50 €
1kg Bus Package = 14 €
2kg Bus Package = 20 €
Package over 2kg = 40 €

USA Shipping
Envelope up to 100g = € 7.50
500g Bus Package = 15,50 €
1 kg Bus Package = 24 €
2 kg Bus Package = 33,50 €
Package over 2 kg = 67 €

After you have completed your order with payment, you will receive a shipping confirmation email with your tracking number.


Abholung
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The Asian vegetable 'Tatsoi' is an ancient biennial species of mustard cabbage from Japan and China, about 500 n. Chr. The fast-growing vegetable used for centuries forms spoon-shaped, dark green and white-veined leaves with a dense and open rosette. The leaf structure of this popular variety is smooth and creamy, with a distinctive pleasant mild-spicy flavor. The variety is high-yielding and can be harvested over a long period of time. Asian vegetables are consumed fresh or cooked.

General information
Plant family: Brassicaceae
Life Cycle: Two years old
Days to harvest: 50 days
Plant height approx.: 25 cm
Root Type: Deep Root
Nutrient requirements: Strong Eaters
Water Requirements: Means
Winter hardiness: Up to-10 °C
Location: Sunny to partially shaded
Floor: Permeable, moist, loamy, humus, rich in nutrients

PH: 6.5 to 7

Sowing and planting information
Germ Type: Dark germ
Seed Depth: 0.5-2 cm
Optimal germination temperature: 10-15 °C
Germination time: 7-10 days
Planting, row spacing: 30x30 cm

Optimal mixed culture: Basil, marigold, marigold, marigold, marigold, rosemary, spinach, soy, beans, peas
Unfavorable mixed culture: Kohlrabi, onion, garlic, mustard, radish, radish, other types of cabbage

Subtropic climate (Mediterranean) (e. g. B. Portugal, Spain, Italy)
In autumn with falling temperatures from September to November, sow directly into the open air.

Moderate climate (e. g. B. Germany, Switzerland, Poland)
Sow directly into the open air from February to April or in autumn from late July to September and plant for wintering from mid-September to early October.

General
Sown or sow in rows. Asian vegetables prefer a sunny to partially shaded location with permeable and nutrient-rich, humus-rich clay soil. Prepare the soil with deposited animal manure. Avoid waterlogging.

Additional tips
For a longer harvest period, the flower bases should be broken out and care should be taken not to damage the heart during harvest. Harvest the leaves from the outside in to keep growth stable. To prevent the laying of eggs from cabbage flies, we recommend the use of vegetable protection nets. In order to quickly obtain a fine, crumbly and well-drained soil, an additional incorporation of biochar and primeval rock flour is recommended.

Type of propagation
Spread occurs via seeds.

Care Plants
Regular watering favors the growth of plants. M It animal manure prepared beds and planting in mixed culture, replaces additional fertilization.

Germination ability of seeds: 3-4 years

Other Names
Botanical names: Brassica rapa var. rosularis
English Names: Asia mustard vegetable
German names: Asian Mustard Vegetables, Rosettes Pak-Choi
Portuguese names: Vegetal de mostarda asiática
Spanish Names: Verdura de mostaza asiática
French names: Légume moutarde d'Asie

  • Made in harmony with nature
  • All seeds and seedlings are genetically stable for further propagation
  • Our seeds are always checked for germination at regular intervals
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