Mâche is the French name of the edible salad also known as corn salad and lamb’s lettuce.
Mâche grows not only rapidly but also prolifically. It also germinates very quickly. From seed to seedling and from seedling to fully grown crop, mâche is definitely a winner for Tower Farm operators.
Mâche aka corn salad aka lamb’s lettuce can be eaten in salads or steamed and served like spinach.
Aside from commercial Tower Farm applications, we strongly recommend to anyone owning a Tower Garden HOME or Tower Garden FLEX to grow mâche as it is an extremely prolific crop.
Mâche does not like heat and this is why we advise against growing this crop during the summer.
Mâche features numerous health benefits which we advise you to Google. Mâche is an underrated crop that should get more consideration.
Whether you own a Tower Farm or just a Tower Garden for home-use, growing mâche should be part of your planting strategy. However, if planting several crops on the same tower, always put into perspective that the mâche might be ready for harvest before most of your other crops.