Purslane Seeds - Green

Purslane Seeds - Green

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Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $13.69 ($13.69/ounce)
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  • Nutritionally dense, plump succulent-like stems and leaves
  • Can be used to thicken soups
  • Uses: Culinary
  • Packed with antioxidants and nutrients
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Upright

Flavor Profile Slightly Sour and Tangy; Citrusy; Lemony
Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Harvest Advantages Microgreens, Pickling

About Purslane Seeds - Green

Portulaca oleracea sativa

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Succulent

Grow Heirloom Herbs - Plant Purslane Seeds

An annual succulent, Purslane is regularly consumed in salads, stir-fry and soups across Europe and Asia. Purslane actually contains a huge amount of omega-3s and is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals. Perhaps it's time we Americans got on board and started including Purslane in our salads as well!

This item may be considered invasive in specific areas of the USA. Please check with your local agricultural office for more information.

Planting Information

Planting Purslane Seeds - Green

Planting Season Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 8 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 50 days
View our Purslane Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 50 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 1,250 Sq. Ft

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Companion Plants for Purslane Seeds - Green