This annual species with small white flowers, different from garden cress and watercress, can reach 50 cm in height. It is a fast growing and very productive variety. The taste of the leaves is somewhat peppery.
Scientific Name: Lepidium sativum
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 16-24C
Germination time in days: 4-21 Days
Sunlight: Light shade
Soil requirement: fertile, clay, light and moist
Sowing and cultivation: Sow directly in place from April to October, in rows 15 cm apart. Cover lightly with fine soil. Water. Thin out every 10 to 15 cm. Suitable for succession planting.