Rungia klossiiArticle number: 73548
The mushroom plants comes from the mountains of Papua New Guinea and belongs to the acanthus family. Outdoors, or on the windowsill, it's easy to cultivate, tolerates shady locations, but needs sufficient irrigation and is more demanding in temperature, below 10 ° C there is no growth.
The fresh leaves are good for salads or on sandwiches, also a kind of spinach is easy to prepare. The delicate, mushroom-like taste is enhanced during short cooking. Regular harvesting of the shoot tips or a cutting back promote good new spoots.
- Growth habit:upright
- Growth vigor:medium