anybody know what this is?

ngamonk(9b)February 1, 2014

i bought some vegetable seeds from ebay and the plant i got looks nothing like what its supposed to be :/ can someone please tell me what it is

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zeedman Zone 5 Wisconsin

Odd... I posted an answer previously.

They appear to be radishes. The one(s) with stem are bolting, the one at the bottom of the photo appears normal.

    Bookmark   February 3, 2014 at 10:47PM
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seysonn(8a WA/HZ 1)

Some kind of radish.

    Bookmark   February 11, 2014 at 5:11PM
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ngamonk(9b)

thanks for the replies, i bought mustard greens seeds but these came up thats why i was a bit confused. I pulled it up and no there was no radish. I pickled the greens anyways lol, it tasted like whats it supposed to but the texture is different..very stringy and tough.

    Bookmark   February 13, 2014 at 11:12PM
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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Stringy and tough because it's bolting - going to seed.

    Bookmark   February 15, 2014 at 12:12AM
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JCTsai(8B - Jacksonville, FL)

Look like mine Sher Li Hon

http://agrohaitai.com/leafveg/leafmustard/leafmustard.htm

It is used for pickled cabbage or sour cabbage

    Bookmark   February 17, 2014 at 7:03PM
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seysonn(8a WA/HZ 1)

Well, mustard, radish , horse radish, turnips, .. are close relatives. So really, they are not that different in appearance and taste.

    Bookmark   March 1, 2014 at 8:00AM
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Violet_Z6(6a)

"It is used for pickled cabbage or sour cabbage"

Do you have a personal recipe JCTsai?

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 10:40PM
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wynnho

turnip greens. Maybe even the wilder types they can revert to...slightly coarse, hairy leaves. I had this in my veg. garden, too. The texture of the leaves made it inedible for me.

    Bookmark   February 6, 2015 at 5:50PM
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