Pak Choi – Hanakan

£4.99

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Delicious and versatile
Great to grow if you enjoy stir-fries and Asian dishes. Pak Choi is best planted in a shady spot to prevent it from bolting in the sun. Keep it well watered too. Other than that it is very easy to grow.

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Number of plants: 10

Variety: Hanakan (organic*)

Can be grown in: Pak Choi prefers to be grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing Pak Choi in our growing guide below.

In the kitchen: Pak Choi can be grown and used as baby leafs in salads or stir fries. These plants can also be grown on to produce mature pak choi for steaming as a whole plant, which is really yummy.

Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.

Ready to harvest: June onwards

*Transplants suitable for organic growing.

The right site

Chinese cabbages need a sunny site with deep, firm, moisture retentive soil.

Can be grown in....

Chinese cabbages prefer to be grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch.

How far apart?

About 30cm apart.

Looking after your plants....

These cabbages are fairly hassle free. Follow these tips and you’ll do just fine.


Pak Choi

Keep them well watered

Make sure plants don’t dry out – regular watering is important during dry spells.

Storage Tips

Harvest them as you want to eat them – they will store in the fridge for a few days, but are much better cooked fresh.

Ways to cook

Stir fry with freshly chopped ginger, crushed garlic and a splash of soy sauce and honey.