Red Shiso

Red Shiso

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Vibrant flavorful shiso with a faint anise flavor. Belonging to the mint family, the plant has red-ish purple leaves.

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    Germination Time

    3 Days

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    Harvest Time

    70 Days


The mature red leaves make undesirable raw salad leaves, but germinated sprouts, or me-jiso, have been long used as garnish to accent a Japanese dish, such as a plate of sashimi.

CityCrop does not compromise with the quality of its seeds, an essential part of the success of the CityCrop. Our seeds are strictly non-GMO and have been tested thoroughly at CityCrop and are produced as much locally as possible, respecting international restrictions on the trade of seeds.

Our smart seed plugs

In CityCrop our experts have created these unique seed plugs in order to give in your plants the best growth performance with non-GMO seeds.

It makes sure plants have perfect pH level and get the optimal configuration of water, oxygen, and nutrients.

The plugs are made of natural, renewable materials, and contain no pesticides, fungicides, hormones, or other harmful substances.

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