A stunning, deeply lobed mustard green with deep burgundy leaves and green stems. Its mild mustard flavor is perfect for salads in any season. We love planting Ruby Streaks alongside Tatsoi and Mizuna for a flavor-packed, colorful salad mix.
Days to Maturity: 20 to baby, 40 to full size
Latin name: Brassica juncea
Life cycle for Seed Saving: Annual
Direct seed Ruby Streaks as soon as soil can be worked or start indoors 2 weeks before transplant. Seeding depth: ¼”. Full-sized plants: transplant 8-12” apart with 12-24” between rows. Baby leaf: direct seed 4 seeds/inch with 5” between rows.
All of our seed is Non-GMO and Certified Organic by Washington State Department of Agriculture. We grow the majority of our varieties here at Deep Harvest Farm on Whidbey Island while we purchase the rest from other small, organic Northwest seed growers. Finally, all of our offerings are open-pollinated (OP) so that you too can save and share seed from these plants!