Ripening

You can begin harvesting leaves as needed once the plant has reached at least 8" tall but never take more than 1/3 of the plant.

When and How

Cut & Come Again

Snip branch tips frequently after the plant has reached at least 8" tall, but never take more than 1/3 of the plant. You can also harvest leaves individually, depending on how much you need for your tea or meal.

If you are growing as an annual harvest entire plant a couple weeks before the first frost or if you'd like to keep growing it transplant it to a pot and take it inside for the winter.

Cut & Come Again

Once the leaves emerge and reach a harvestable size, you can start harvesting them. Snip branch tips frequently after the plant has reached at least 8" tall, but never take more than 1/3 of the plant.

You can also harvest leaves individually, depending on how much you need for your tea or meal.

Plants/person:

0.5

Yield/plant:

0.1-0.8lbs

Yield/sq. ft.:

0.1-0.8lbs

Fruit Size:

Exterior Color:

Interior Color:

Nutrition: