This flavoursome vegetable confetti adds a powerful punch to all your dishes. Read on to learn more about microgreens and how to grow them at home.
- Broccoli Microgreen
- Pak Choi Microgreens
- Beetroot Microgreens
- Mizuna Microgreens
- Wheatgrass Microgreens
- Peas Microgreens
- Radish Sango Microgreens
- Sunflower Microgreens
- Kale Microgreens
- Which microgreens are easiest to grow?
- Which microgreens grow fastest?
- Which is the best season to grow microgreens?
- Which microgreens can you regrow?
Here is a list of 10 different types of microgreens to grow at home:
Broccoli microgreens are the baby version of mature microgreens and get ready to be harvested within 10-12 days of germinating. These microgreens can be up to 40 times more nutritious than their mature counterparts. They are easy to grow and contain a high amount of vitamin C. Go for a broccoli smoothie when you need a powerful dose of nutrition. If you have little ones, add broccoli microgreens to their salads without them even knowing.
Pak Choi Microgreens
The mouth-watering Pak Choi microgreens also referred to as Bok Choy microgreens add a crispy texture and a cabbage-like flavour to your dishes. Pak Choi is one of the most famous microgreens. They become ready to be harvested within 10-15 days of planting, making it a great option to grow it again and again.
Not only do beetroot microgreens have a vivid colour but they also taste delicious. These microgreens burst with nutrition, and like most other microgreens they are a great source of Vitamin A, B, C, and E. These little greens are tasty from top to bottom, which is also true for their mature counterparts. Use them to add colour and nutritional value to your salads, sandwiches, soups, and more.
The immune boosting mizuna microgreens are rich in immune-boosting vitamin C, folate, iron and can be grown within 14 days of the plantation.. These little microgreens taste similar to their mature counterparts. Use them in your salad, sandwiches or even paranthas (Indian bread).
One of the easiest microgreens to grow at home, wheatgrass holds a premium position among health food options. Wheatgrass is a great antioxidant and has substantial anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-toxin properties. It gets ready to be harvested within 7-9 days of planting.
Pea microgreens are full of vitamins, anti-inflammatory properties and taste like full-grown regular peas. . Thanks to their fibre content, they're also known for their weight-losing quality.
Radish Sango Microgreens
Sango Radish microgreens have a crunchy texture and taste like full-grown radish. They are easy to grow and get ready to be harvested quickly. Their vivid colour and texture make them a perfect ingredient for your salads, sandwiches and slaw.
Sunflower microgreens are a rich source of iron, calcium, folate, protein, zinc, vitamins A, B and D, and essential amino acids. They get ready to be harvested within 2 weeks of planting.
Here's how to go about growing sunflower microgreens at home.
Kale microgreens are super easy to grow and make for a great starter crop for beginners as it is tough to mess them up! They get ready to be harvested within 10 days of planting.
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10 is a great blend. But there’s more…
There are more varieties of microgreens out there that you can grow all year round. Once you get a hang of how to go about growing these microgreens, you may be ready to try new varieties. Here are a couple of things you should know before growing your microgreens.
Which microgreens are easiest to grow?
Some of the easiest microgreens you can grow at home include kale microgreens, radish microgreens, cabbage microgreens, spinach microgreens, beetroot microgreens and broccoli microgreens.
Which microgreens grow fastest?
Some of the fastest-growing microgreens are:
- Pak Choi Microgreens (10-15 Days)
- Broccoli Microgreens (10-15 days)
- Lettuce Microgreens (8-12 Days)
- Sango Microgreens (7-8 Days)
- Wheatgrass Microgreens (7-9 Days)
- Kale Microgreens (8-10 Days)
Which is the best season to grow microgreens?
You can grow microgreens all year round. With the right temperature and sunlight, your microgreens will grow with minimal supervision.
Which microgreens can you regrow?
Kale, peas and beans are some of the microgreens that can be regrown after being cut. However, the produce might not be as bountiful as the first batch.
Read on to learn common problems you may face while growing microgreens.
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