Utah Celery Highlights
- Germination: 12 to 15 days.
- Soak: No need.
- Harvest: Up to 5 weeks.
- Flavor: Intense celery flavor.
- Nutrients: Vitamins A, B, C, and E, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and phosphorus.
Celery microgreens have light-green leaves with an intense celery flavor. The best part about celery microgreens is that there are no tough strings like celery stalks.
Celery microgreens are a great addition to any salad or sandwich. They’re also great chopped and added to chicken or tuna salad.
Wait until the true leaves form before harvesting. However, intense celery flavor is present at a young age.
Celery microgreens will be short and small, but the intense flavor means you don’t need much volume to improve your salads and food flavors.
Once harvested, celery microgreens will grow back!
Celery seeds are, tiny and they take a while to germinate. The secret is not to worry, the celery will fill the tray, and they will germinate. Growing celery microgreens takes patience.
Celery Microgreen Seed Package Sizes
- Home Microgreens tray is 0.5-grams. The HM Tray area is 37.5 square inches.
- 5- by 5-inch tray is 0.3-grams
- 10- by 10-inch tray is 1.1 grams
How Much Seed Do I Need?
If you use Home Microgreen planting trays, 5 by 5, or 1010 trays, there’s no need to worry. Each seed packet has the correct number of seeds for the provided tray.
However, if you’re using a different planting tray, use the calculator in the article below to figure out how much seed you need.
Click this link to use the calculator: Home Microgreens Seed Density Calculator.