Mustard plant 'Red Giant'
Red Giant is a popular variety of Mustard plant, which belongs to the Mustard genus (Brassica juncea 'Red Giant').
A large reddish-purple broadleaf savoy mustard. Cool season vegetable, grown in spring & a second crop in fall. Slow to bolt & cold tolerant. Showy plant, often used in edible landscaping.This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Red Giant is known for its clump-forming growing habit.
Japan is believed to be where Red Giant originates from.
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How to grow Mustard plant 'Red Giant'
Growing Red Giant from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Red Giant about 21 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Red Giant
Cool season vegetable. Can be sown or planted outside as soon as the ground can be worked.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Red Giant is a hardy plant.
Harvesting Red Giant
Mustard plant 'Red Giant' information
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