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Bok Choy Brassica rapa chinensis

How to sow bok choy: Direct seed outdoors, or sow indoors and harden off before transplanting

Sun requirement for bok choy: Plant in Full Sun

Bok Choy has been planted 25 times by Growstuff members.

A type of Chinese cabbage that does not form a head. It has smooth, dark or light green leaf blades and crisp white stalks that form a cluster similar to mustard greens or celery. It is often harvested while still small and tender, when it is around 10cm high. Winter hardy. Row spacing depends on desired harvest size.

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Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

62 days

First harvest expected

83 days after planting

Height

20cm

Spread

20cm

Row Spacing

15cm

Growing Degree Days

50

Companions

Swiss chard sage
earth-worm

Photos

Bok choy crops

Bok choy plantings

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Bok choy and spinach
Bok choy and spinach
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Bok choy seeds

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Sunniness

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What people are saying about bok choy

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