Eureka has a strong aroma and is mostly used for its fresh leaves, however the entire plant is edible and delicious. A tall standing type plant which is slow in bolting, it can be grown during the warmer times of the year when keep out of direct afternoon sun, but we find it grows best once the weather cools down. Perfect for autumn planting in temperate zones.
When to Plant
Zone 1: October - April
Zone 2: September - May
Zone 3: April - November
Zone 4: April - July
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Soil Work a fertile, friable soil, mixed through with compost and organic matter. Herbs are hardy perennials that will survive in most soil types.
Soil pH Level 6.5-8.0
Position Full sun preferable, but part shade manageable.
How to Plant Sow directly, they also transplant well so purchasing as seedling and then transplanting to your patch works well too
Companion Plants Most vegetables gain advantage from having herbs planted nearby.
Approximate no. of seeds 70