WASABI UPDATE June 2016

Our wasabi seed is finally ready to ship.  A packet of fifty seeds is $10 to USA address, $18 for international shipment.  One gram (200+ seeds $35, 5-10 grams @$25/gram, 10+ grams @$20/gram.  You can send payment via Paypal to this email address (joehollisherbs@gmail.com), or mail a check, made out to ‘Joe Hollis’ to 546 Shuford Cr Rd, Burnsville, NC 28714.

The seed is best planted immediately in moist soil and will germinate next spring.  The seed must not get completely dry, and requires a period of cold to germinate.  For more details on germination and cultivation seehttp://cru.cahe.wsu.edu/CEPublications/pnw0605/pnw0605.pdf

Please note: this is seed grown wasabi, not one of the named cultivars (E.g. daruma) which must be propagated by division or tissue culture.

WASABI WORKSHOP, on all aspects of site selection and preparation, propagating, growing and harvesting, at Mountain Gardens Sat. July 2, 1:30-5:00 cost $30. Plants and seeds will be available for sale at the workshop.

We anticipate having a limited number of 2 year old plants available for shipping starting in July if they don’t sell out during the workshop.