Days To Maturity: 70
Days To Germinate: 18-24
Planting Depth: 1/8 to 1/4 inch
Spacing, Row: 16-18 inches
Spacing, Plant: 6 inches
Light: Full Sun or Partial Shade
SOWING: Sow seed directly outdoors from as soon as soil is workable. May be seeded directly outdoors in full sun or partial shade. Cover with 1/8 to 1/4 inch fine soil. Leave 16 to 18 inches between rows. Keep soil moderately moist during germination. To speed germination, soak seed in warm water for 24 hours before planting. (Can be grown indoors or outdoors. )
THINNING: Thin to 6 inches apart when seedlings are 2 inches high. Does not transplant well.
Harvest: Harvest leaves continually during the growing season to encourage new growth. Harvest larger sprigs off plants as they mature. To dry, harvest before flowering, dry leaves in a cool dry place. Store in airtight containers. (Plants are quite cold hardy and can usually be harvested into the winter.)
SUGGESTIONS: To speed germination, soak seed in warm water for 24 hours before planting. Parsley grows best in a mostly sunny location with relatively rich, moist, well drained soil. Plants are quite cold hardy and can usually be harvested into the winter.
Triple Moss CURLED PARSLEY
Annual. 70 days. Used for garnishing, and culinary decoration. No garden is complete without this tasty, attractive, versatile herb. Plants are 10-12 inches high. Finely cut, deeply curled leaves that are dark green. The most popular type for garnishing. Strong aroma and flavor. Very productive. Grow indoors or outdoors. Harvest continually during growing season. Good heat tolerance.
USES: Gives a fresh, peppery flavor to vegetables, salads, sauces, soups, stews and herb butters. Freezes well.
SUGGESTION: Pot a plant for indoor use all winter.