Tall Utah Heirloom Seeds Non Gmo
Popular and widely adapted celery.
Vigorous sturdy plant produces
smooth, thick, long stalks
that are often 9-11" to the first joint.
heart development and strong roots
with excellent disease resistance.
Should be blanched.
Days To Maturity: 120
Approximately 100 seeds per packet.
Botanical Name: Apium graveolens
Sow seeds indoors 1/16" deep
in good quality potting soil.
when plants are big enough
to be handled in a row about 6-8"
For a blanched heart, wrap plants in
newspaper several weeks
Plunge into ice cold water
as soon as picked
remove field heat and keep crisp.
Dehydrate your excess
celery for winter
How To Harvest Tall Utah Celery Heirloom Seeds
Watch the celery plants for when they bolt,
or send up the flower stalk.
The stalk reaches up to 3 feet high and
has light green, feather-like
Pick the flower stalks once the petals have
withered and when the stalk
begins to dry.
Spread the picked stalks out on newspaper
in a warm,
dry room so the
seeds can finish maturing.
Hold the flower stalk over a shallow bowl.
Break open each seed head
with your fingers,
releasing the small seeds into the bowl.
heads are located directly beneath
where the petals were when it was
Store celery seeds in a jar,
mylar bag or an envelope.