This is the first variety of purple mizuna in the world, developed recently by Tokita Seed Company in Japan. This variety produces beautiful purple stems and fresh green leaves, which are very attractive when mixed. Young leaves and stems with crispy texture are ideal for baby leaf salad mix. This new vegetable has quickly become one of the most porpular vegetables offered by the high-end gourment restaurants in Japan. Easy to grow. Ideal vegetable for home gardening and fresh markets.