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Cress Seeds - Wrinkled Crinkled

Cress Seeds - Wrinkled Crinkled

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $9.49
1/4 Pound $20.99 45% Savings
1 Pound $47.29 ($2.95/ounce) 69% Savings
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  • Nutritional value with a peppery taste
  • Great taste and nutritional value
  • Provides peppery flavor to salads
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Cool Season
Fruit Size 3 to 6 inch crinkled leaves
Growth Habit Mounding
Plant Height 6 inches

Flavor Profile Mildly Peppery; Hint of Sweetness; Slightly Nutty
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Medicinal
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Microgreens

About Cress Seeds - Wrinkled Crinkled

Lepidium sativum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Microgreen

Wrinkled Crinkled Cress (also commonly called Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress) is an unusual and delicious cress that is a perfect garnish for soups, salads, sandwiches, and stir-fry.

Planting Information

Planting Cress Seeds - Wrinkled Crinkled

Planting Season Cool Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Plant Height 6 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 7 to 14 days
View our Cress Planting Guide to learn more.

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