A very funny looking cress
Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress is another original variety developed by Frank Morton. This cress variety produces a green, curly and wide foliage that is very tender. The flavor is spicy and quite pronounced making it ideal for salads, adding to sandwiches or as a garnish. The Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress variety has been pledged to the OSSI.
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Scientific Name: Lepidium sativum
Soil requirement: Rich, light and clayish
Sowing and cultivation: Sow directly outdoors from April in lines 15 cm apart. Lightly cover with fine soil. Water. Thin to 10 to 15 cm. This variety is suitable for succession planting to ensure a continuous harvest.