Mildly pungent, White Mustard is the mildest out of the three mustards. White Mustard is easy to grow. Harvesting starts 70-90 days after planting, just as the seed pods develop a brownish tinge. The hotter and drier the climate the faster it goes to seed. Hang in a bag to dry for a couple of weeks, then shake the bag vigorously to release the seeds. Store seeds in an airtight jar until ready to grind. Grind with an herb grinder or grinding implement. The hotter and drier the climate the faster it goes to seed. 50 seeds
Germination: 5-7 days
Seed Planting Depth: 1/4"
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Sow outdoors in spring , 2-3 weeks before your last frost date. Sow every 1", thin to 6" apart.
Light Needs: Sun
Soil Needs: White Mustard needs average to rich, well drained soil
Uses: Medicinal, culinary, attracts bees and beneficials