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Mustard plant 'Dragon tongue'

Brassica juncea

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'Dragon tongue' is a Mustard plant variety in the Mustard genus with a scientific name of Brassica juncea. Dragon tongue is a variety of OP Mustard plant .

Slow bolting with high contrast leaves of purple veining on a bright green background, and wide midribs that grow and thicken at maturity, “horning up” into a great stir-fry vegetable. Salad size leaves are textured and colorful, with full sweet mustard flavor, but not too hot.

Dragon tongue grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year.

Dragon tongue Mustard plant is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Dragon tongue have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Dragon tongue

  • Full Sun

Keep in mind when planting that Dragon tongue is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

Growing Dragon tongue from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 7.02 inches (18.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.39 inches (1.0 cm).

Transplanting Dragon tongue

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Dragon tongue is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Dragon tongue

Other Names for Mustard plant 'Dragon tongue'

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