Young plants: Daikon

Rooftop gardening
September 20, 2013

I have already sown autumn plants and daikon was among the first to sprout. The newborn plant is very similar to mustard, horseradish and radishes.


The daikon is a variety of radish: its root is widely used in Asian cooking, particularly in Japanese recipes.

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