Sorrel - perennial


Propagation: Seed in AO 25/40 10/10
Temperature: 75° F. Humidity: Not critical. Germination time: 7-10 days.

Root /grow: Approximate transplant time: Summer: 3-4 weeks. Winter: 4-5 weeks.
PREFERRED TEMPERATURE: Day: 70-80°F. Night: 60-75°F.

Transplanting: To slab or NFT when plants are 2-3”.

Special nutrient requirements: None

Growing time to harvest: (after transplanting)
Summer: 4 weeks. Winter: 5-6 weeks.
Number of harvests: Multiple.

Yield: Summer: 4 lbs per 8 ft. NFT trough. Winter: 1 lbs per 16 ft. NFT trough.

Light: Enjoys full sun, but grows well in partial shade on short days.

Sensitive to: Fungal infections: Little.
Insects: Aphids.

Notes: Allow sorrel to grow to a full bushy plant (before leaf senescence) and harvest to the crown. Allow to re-grow.