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PERILLA 'GREEN'

PERILLA 'GREEN'

Perilla frutescens
Member $3.95
Also known as Shiso, the vibrant green leaves are used to flavour Japanese cuisine. Delicate mint and basil flavours combine beautifully with fish, noodle and rice dishes. It also gives a fresh lift to salads.
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SEEDS: S320

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring
Height To 60cm
Position in FULL SUN
500 Seeds Per Packet
TENDER ANNUAL
Space at 45cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
87% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

PERILLA 'GREEN'

Perilla frutescens
Member $3.95
Also known as Shiso, the vibrant green leaves are used to flavour Japanese cuisine. Delicate mint and basil flavours combine beautifully with fish, noodle and rice dishes. It also gives a fresh lift to salads.
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SEEDS: S320
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Also known as Apple of the Earth this crunchy root vegetable is low in kilojoules making it ideal for diabetics. Harvest the tubers once the leaves have died down. Leave them to dry to increase their sweetness before peeling them to eat raw, steamed or tossed through a stirfry.
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