Sow thinly direct into finely raked, warm, moist soil at a depth of 1.3cm (½") in rows 30cm (12") apart. Germination 6-10 days. Thin seedlings to 2.5cm (1") for picking as baby leaf, or 25cm (10") for growing to full maturity. Not recommended for transplanting. Grows best in a sunny position in rich, well- prepared soil. Water freely during spells of dry weather. Sow every three weeks for constant crops. Can be sown through winter in a tunnel or greenhouse. Sowing - Cropping: 30 days for babyleaf.