Brassica rapa is the scientific name of Tatsoi and it has various cultivars, Tatsoi is one of them. Leaves of this annual plant form a compact, thick rosette. The seeds has 70 percent germination rate.
Seeds per Packet
Tatsoi, Tah Tsai, Spoon mustard, Spinach mustard, Rosette bok choy
Heads will grow to about 8 to 10 inches.
Easy to grow
Planting and care
It needs regular watering
Use a fertilizer high in nitrogen
Look for any pest attack and use general purpose pesticides for the primary level
Suitable for late spring through autumn sowing
Spring sowing should be made after last frost date to eliminate risk of premature bolting
You can direct sow or start seed indoors
You can sow 15 seeds per square feet, 0
60 cm deep, and 6 to 8 inches apart (after thinning)
It germinates in 4 to 8 days
It matures in approximately 45 days
Full sun to partial shade (It needs 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.)
Fertile, well drained
17 to 28 degrees C
Use any organic fertilizer.
Harvest before flowering.
Tatsoi special feature
It can be grown for its foliage
It adds mild flavor for salads and stir-fries
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do tatsoi grow?
On average tatsoi grows Heads will grow to about 8 to 10 inches.
What color are tatsoi?
A tatsoi plant bears flowers of color Yellow
How hard is tatsoi to grow?
A tatsoi is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a tatsoi need?
A tatsoi prefers Full sun to partial shade (It needs 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.)