Germ 10-21 days
There is a definite similarity between this vegetable and traditional celery. The stalks are thinner but the leaves are much the same. If you have used regular celery in Asian cooking we think you will find that Nan Ling gives a more authentic flavor and is less crunchy. 50 seeds
Indoors- 10-12 weeks before last frost, soak seeds 24 hours, plant 1/4” deep. Keep soil at 70-75 degrees and moist. Liquid fertilize seedlings every 7-10 days. Transplant after last frost 8-12” apart.
Harvest- The stalks over 8-10”, from outside in. Entire plant late summer through the fall.
Tips- A heavy feeder. Add compost to planting area then fertilize regularly, mulch and keep moist.