(Poterium sanquisorba) Tasty in salads, great cucumber like flavor.
Mild cucumber flavor. Oval-toothed leaflets and deep crimson flowerheads. Medicinal: The root is used as a wound herb to stop bleeding. 70 days to harvest when started indoors. Hardiness zones: 4-8. Avg. 2,800 seeds/oz. Packet: 200 seeds.
Salad burnet is a wonderful cooling herb whose leaves taste just like cucumbers! Simply eat the entire tiny 1/2-inch leaf, and the exact taste of cucumbers will magically appear after you have swallowed! Perfect for salads, dips, and sandwiches.Growing 6-10 inches tall and 8-12 inches wide, the leaves of salad burnet form a basal rosette of long stems lined with tiny 1/2 inch leaves that look like tiny paw prints. Easy to grow in rich moist soil in full sun. Pkt is 100 seeds.
Our melons grew across each other and we ant to be sure we have Ginger Pride correctly identified. Ours are heavily netted and huge. Dark green at the point (around 80 days from sprouting) Some of the photos of GP are round and less netted. We need help in identification.