February 4, 2011
PHOTO: Suzie's Farm/Flickr
Size:¬†12 to 24 inches
Sunlight requirements:¬†Full sun; partial sun (especially in summer)
Water requirements: About 1 inch per week‚ÄĒneeds more moisture than most herbs, especially if planted in containers.
Soil requirements: Well-drained soil that isn‚Äôt heavily fertilized
When to plant:¬†Direct-seed in early spring.
Where to plant:¬†Garden; containers
When to harvest:¬†60 days after planting
Produce storage:¬†Store in plastic bags in high humidity at 40 degrees F.