Garden Purslane grows good in the garden, in pots or in raised beds. A lot of sun is preferred, but can easily withstand the rainy summers. It is common in vegetable gardens, uncommonly filled with good things! The plant contains the highest level of the important omega-3 fatty acids. Six times more vitamin E than spinach and seven times more beta carotene than in carrots. Rich in Vitamin C, Magnesium, Riboflavin, Potassium and Phosphorus. The plant is about 40 cm high.
The succulent leaves and stems of the Garden Purslane are particularly good in salads and sandwiches and taste a little of lemon and spinach and are deliciously juicy.
Sowing time: April-June
Planting distance: Rows 30 cm
Sowing depth: 1 cm