Growing watercress

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Re: Growing watercress

Postby tigerburnie » Fri May 12, 2017 10:30 am

I didn't like land cress either, have to say I don't find watercress any hassle at all, it germinates well, slow to start growing, but then suddenly bursts into action, just rinse it under a tap and eat it whilst wandering round the garden.
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Re: Growing watercress

Postby PLUMPUDDING » Fri May 12, 2017 9:52 pm

The watercress flowers are quite hot but nice and tender and would be good mixed in a salad to liven it up a bit.
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