Mache Growing Guide
Crop Rotation Group
Any fertile, well drained soil.
Yes, tolerates extreme cold when well rooted.
Not generally required.
Carrot, Turnip, Leek, Chinese Cabbage and Cabbage.
Single Plants: 5" (15cm) each way (minimum)
Rows: 5" (15cm) with 5" (15cm) row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Start seeds indoors in late winter and set out in very early spring. Sow again in fall, and allow plants to grow through the winter.
Our Garden Planner can produce a personalised calendar of when to sow, plant and harvest for your area.
This petite green is slow yet easy to grow in cool weather.
Harvest in small batches as needed in the kitchen.
Control weeds that threaten to overtake the small plants.
Planting and Harvesting Calendar
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