Organic Pea Foxy Microgreens Seeds - Everything you need to know
Pea Foxy is an organic Afila-type pea variety, prized among microgreens enthusiasts. Despite their small size, these seeds boast an exceptional 97% germination rate.
If you love peas microgreens and need fast growth with smaller seeds compared to Pea Frilly and Pea Jumbo varieties, Organic Pea Afila (Foxy) is the perfect choice. With smaller seeds, it stands out all the pea varieties offered by MP Seeds, providing a more abundant harvest from the same growing tray.
Beyond that, Pea Foxy Organic Seeds come with an Eco Certification, ensuring they're nurtured with utmost care for eco-conscious urban farming practices. Guaranteed pesticide-free, these seeds are sourced from and for certified urban farms, aligning with our commitment to environmentally friendly cultivation. These seeds thrive naturally, free from harmful chemicals. Say goodbye to pesticides and welcome the purity of organic farming.
Taste and look of Organic Pea Fox Microgreens
Organic Pea Foxy microgreens are known for their vibrant green color, curly tendrils, and delicate appearance. They are quite appealing to the eye, with their lush green leaves and curly tendrils which add an attractive and artistic touch to dishes, making them a popular choice for restaurant chefs for garnishes.
Organic Pea Foxy microgreens boast a fresh, nutty flavor profile with a mild sweetness and a hint of pea essence. Their crisp texture and vibrant appearance make them a versatile addition to salads, sandwiches, and various dishes, elevating your meals with their refreshing and crunchy element.
How to Grow Organic Pea Afila (Foxy) Microgreens
Want to cultivate flavorful, crisp Organic Pea Foxy microgreens? Follow these steps:
- Begin by soaking your organic Pea Foxy seeds in water for 8-12 hours.
- Let them rest for 6-12 hours in a bucket, this will give them air and allow halthy start.
- Sow them, sprinkle lightly and allow 3-4 days for the germination period in black out.
- When they will be 2-3cm high, put them under the light and water when needed only from the bottom.
- Cut when needed or when they will be 7-9cm and have nice tendrills.
Store plants in containers to extend their shelf life, do not allow them overgrow, this influence their taste and crispiness.
Water your microgreens using bottom-level watering techniques, to prevent mold.
If you notice slow growth or desire a crunchier texture, consider reducing light exposure levels to stimulate quicker, high-quality growth for a delicious harvest yield.
Health Benefits of Organic Pea Afila (Foxy) Microgreens
Discover the abundant health benefits of Organic Pea Foxy microgreens. Packed with fiber, protein, and essential vitamins and minerals including A, C, K, Calcium, Magnesium, and more, these microgreens offer a natural boost to your well-being.
From energy enhancement to inflammation reduction and potential cancer protection, their antioxidants, and nutrients support a strong immune system, healthy skin, and digestion. With additional benefits for blood pressure regulation, muscle relaxation, and bone strength, Organic Pea Foxy microgreens are a simple yet powerful addition to your diet for overall health.
Interested in becoming a Pea Microgreens expert?
At MP SEEDS, our love for Pea microgreens is evident. In short, we've compiled all you need to know about growing pea microgreens and exploring various varieties into two informative articles. Check them out to learn more!
|Pea Afila (Foxy)
|Seed count per gram:
|Sow density 10x20 tray:
|Sprout in low temp.:
|Yes 8-12 hours
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|Fresh, Slightly nutty and sweet
|A, C, K, Calcium, Magnesium