Cress - Lepidium sativum

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
16 inches (41 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
2 inches (5 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.5 inches (1.3 cm)
Cress growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
Photo by Till Westermayer
Common names: Garden cress
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