Mustard
Brassica juncea 'Florida Broadleaf'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brassica (BRAS-ee-ka) (Info)
Species: juncea (JUN-kee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Florida Broadleaf

Category:

Vegetables

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Foliage:

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Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lake City, Florida

Augusta, Georgia

Independence, Louisiana

Fort Worth, Texas

Charlottesville, Virginia

Troy, Virginia

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 30, 2003, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A large smooth leaf mustard, that takes about 7 weeks to reach edible size. A pungent mustard, that produces well. Stands light freezes, which makes it desirable for mid winter greens in the southeast.