An old russian heirloom - well adapted to "dry" situations, and resistant to a slight frost too.
Common name : Duborskian rice
Scientific name : Oryza sativa
Family : Poaceae
Category : Veggies
Type of plant : Annual
Try this rice - son in the Spring, harvest in the summer !
40 - 60
6.3 - 6.6
Sow my duborskian rice
Sow in open soil, in early spring, in rows spaced 30 or 40 cm apart and in sunny exposure.
Water my duborskian rice
Keep the soil slightly moist until seedlings appear. After that, you might need to keep an eye on your plats, and water if needs arise.
Harvesting my duborskian rice
Harvesting is usually done in the summer - about 4 months after sowing, or 30 days after flowering. Rice is harvested by mowing the whole plant, or by cutting only the panicles. The rice is then beaten, and dried. Have fun !