Giant of Italy Parsley Seeds (Aimers International) 2875. Open Pollinated. Variety originated in Italy.
Approx. 1,250 seeds/pkt (700 seeds/gram)
Large, flat, deeply cut dark green leaves on strong upright stems. Grows to 45 cm (18”) or more in height. Rich flavour makes it an excellent choice for use fresh as a garnish and in salads or in prepared soups and sauces. Matures in 70-90 days.
How to Grow
Sow seed in successive crops in a sunny site every two weeks from May to July. Side dress plants with a balanced fertilizer in mid season. For best harvest, keep plants evenly watered all season and especially during periods of drought. Be patient as seed typically takes 21-28 days to germinate.
Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4”). Seed Spacing: 6 mm (1/4”). Thin to: 10 cm (4”). Row Width: 40 cm (16”).
COMMENTS: Cover seedbed with burlap until first seedlings appear. Leaves can be used both fresh and dried. A great choice for the kitchen container garden.