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Mizuna 'Mizuna purple'  

Brassica rapa (Nipposinica Group)

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Mizuna purple is a variety of Mizuna which is a member of the Mustard family. Its botanical name is Brassica rapa (Nipposinica Group) 'Mizuna purple'. Leaves usually appear in   Pansy purple colour. 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. Mizuna purple has a stemless-like growing habit.

Japan is believed to be where Mizuna purple originates from.

Mizuna purple Mizuna is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

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How to grow Mizuna purple

Mizuna purple is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures.

Growing Mizuna purple from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.98 inches (5.08 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.0 inches (0.0 cm).

Transplanting Mizuna purple

Mizuna purple is half hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Mizuna purple

Other Names for Mizuna 'Mizuna purple'

Japanese mizuna