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Land cress has been cultivated in England since the 17th century. Same peppery flavour as water cress but will tolerate a drier position. Also will continue to grow late into the year, so makes a good winter salad plant. 

Type: Hardy Annual

Height: 15cm

Spread: 20cm

Soil type: Moist, well drained soil

Aspect: Full sun / light shde 

Flower colour: Yellow

Flowering time: summer 

Barbarea verna Land Cress

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