Mesculun Mixed

Mesclun (a mix of small leaves) is a favourite salad in France and Italy. Quick and easy to grow mix with different colours, textures, flavours and shapes. Mix consists of: 150 Rocket salad, 150 Chervil, 150 Celery leaf, 250 Chicory Italico Rosso seeds.

CAN BE USED IN:

SALAD – GARNISH – SANDWICHES

SOWING DIRECTIONS

When
All year round.
Where
Direct where they are to grow in the garden or in pots.
How Sow
Sow a few seeds in each clump, 5mm (¼”) deep and 10mm (4”) apart. Cover with fine layer of seed raising mix or soil, water gently. Seedlings emerge in 10-14 days.
Care
Grow in warm sheltered position and keep moist. Feed with liquid fertiliser every 2 weeks. Pick a few leaves from each plant when at least 5cm (2”) high.
Harvest
10 -12 weeks from sowing
Sow:
-Summer
Harvest:
10 -12 weeks from sowing
Soil type:
-fertile

Availability: In stock

$4.90

Vinaigrette Dressing for Green Salad

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh garlic
  • 3 tablespoons white wine vinegar
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 cup good olive oil

Instructions

  1. Whisk together the mustard, garlic, vinegar, salt, and pepper in a bowl. While whisking, slowly add the olive oil until the vinaigrette is emulsified.
  2. Place the salad greens in a medium bowl and add enough dressing to moisten. Sprinkle with a little extra salt and pepper, if desired, and serve immediately.