This succulent beauty, Golden Sunrise, has deep golden stocks, midrib and veins. Shiny leaf is rich green lightly crumpled. Stock and midrib are thick, broad and very tender and fleshy. Excellent golden color when young and holds color well to maturity. Very productive.
Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: cool season
Days to maturity: approx. 50-60 days full size. Approx. 35-40 days for baby leaf.
Germination relative to soil temperature: similar to lettuce.
Cultural information: sow in early-late spring. Space 1" apart. Rows 18" apart, plant ½" deep. Thin to 8" apart.
Seed count: 2,000 seeds/oz. or 32,000 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: 7 lb./acre.
Harvesting: Cut individual leaves for salad or as a bunch.