Microgreen Visual Guide

Below are some of our most popular microgreens for Chefs and foodservice applications.  If you have a specific request, each variety can always be grown smaller or larger per your specifications or particular use case.  We also have a deep list of specialty Asian greens as well as many other varieties - so if you don't see what you need, please email us and ask (info@lakeforest.farm).
Mesclun Lettuce Mix
Mesclun Lettuce Mix

(21 Day Lead-Time) A wonderful collection of greens of differing color, texture and flavor, the mix includes: Arugula, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Endive, Kale, Mustards and Lettuces.

Basic Micro Mix (+Spicy & Rainbow)
Basic Micro Mix (+Spicy & Rainbow)

[Spicy & Rainbow Mix Also Available] Basic Micro Mix (8 day lead-time) (seeds blended together) Contains: Broccoli, Kale, Kohlrabi, Arugula & Red Acre Cabbage – Mix of small microgreens, primarily green in color, all with a mild flavor.

Pea Shoots - Speckled
Pea Shoots - Speckled

Speckled (9 day lead-time) – No tendrils, tall with sweet leaves. In addition to traditional green pea shoots, we can grow your pea shoots in the dark to yield a yellow/white color and a more tender & delicate texture. The yellow shoots will be longer & leaner than peas grown in light.

Pea Shoots - Tendrils
Pea Shoots - Tendrils

Green (12 day lead time) – Lots of beautiful tendrils, very decorative, short and sweet flavor. In addition to traditional green pea shoots, we can grow your pea shoots in the dark to yield a yellow/white color and a more tender & delicate texture. The yellow shoots will be longer & leaner than peas grown in light.

Sunflower Shoots
Sunflower Shoots

Sunflower Shoots (10 day lead-time) – nutty, sweet, crunchy, large microgreen.

Mung Bean
Mung Bean

(9 day lead-time) – crunchy white stems and large green leaves. Classic bean sprout flavor. Very pretty with good plate impact.

Fava Bean
Fava Bean

Fava Bean Shoots (14 day lead-time) – large, long stems and leaves. Juicy & crunchy.

Popcorn Shoots
Popcorn Shoots

Popcorn Shoots (10 day lead-time) – bright yellow or green. Large and sweet.

Arugula
Arugula

Arugula (8 day lead-time) - tiny green leaves, spicy arugula flavor.

Radish - Purple Rambo
Radish - Purple Rambo

Purple Rambo (8 day lead-time) Large Purple leaves (some green), purple stem, fruity radish flavor.

Radish - Hong Vit
Radish - Hong Vit

Hong Vit (8 day lead-time) - Large Green leaves, bright purple stem, spicy radish flavor.

Radish - Daikon
Radish - Daikon

Daikon (8 day lead-time) - Thick white, crunchy, stems with green leaves. Spicy radish flavor.

Mustard - Scarlett Frills
Mustard - Scarlett Frills

Scarlet Frills Mustard (8 day lead-time) – Mottled green/red/purple leaves, very spicy flavor.

Mustard - Wasabi
Mustard - Wasabi

Wasabi Mustard (8 day lead-time) - Small green leaves, sweet wasabi mustard flavor.

Mustard - Souther Giant
Mustard - Souther Giant

Southern Giant Mustard (8 day lead-time) - Small green leaves, spicy classic mustard flavor.

Mustard - Cho Kara
Mustard - Cho Kara

Cho Kara Mustard (8 day lead-time) – The most SPICY mustard microgreen we have found. Powerful spicy mustard flavor, and very delicious. Just one or two give a bite of food amazing texture and unexpected flavor.

Upland Cress
Upland Cress

Cress (8 day lead-time) – small, green, feathery leaves with a classic peppery watercress flavor. Amazing on sandwiches and salads.

Red Amaranth
Red Amaranth

Red Amaranth (8 day lead-time) - Fine, small, bright red / hot pink leaves and stems, mild sweet red beet flavor. Great for entrees or desserts.

Mizuna - Red Kingdom
Mizuna - Red Kingdom

Red Kingdom Mizuna (8 day lead-time) – Red/green leaves, green stem. Medium Spice.

Cabbage - Mammoth Red Rock
Cabbage - Mammoth Red Rock

Red Mammoth Cabbage (8 day lead-time) – Beautiful deep purple stems and dark green/purple leaves. Mild cabbage flavor.

Broccoli
Broccoli

Broccoli (8 day lead-time) – Mild broccoli flavor. Small, bright green leaves.

Kale - Vates Blue
Kale - Vates Blue

Kale (8 day lead-time) – Peppery finish, mild, with bright green leaves.

Fennel - Green
Fennel - Green

Green Fennel (14 day lead-time) – Slender green grass-like leaves. Seed hulls still attached for extra flavor. Mild anise flavor.

Borage
Borage

Borage (14 day lead-time) – Beautiful, large, slightly fuzzy green leaves. Green stems. Crisp juicy cucumber flavor.

Cilantro
Cilantro

Cilantro (14 day lead-time) – Intense, traditional cilantro flavor. Two slender grass-like leaves.

Basil - Genovese
Basil - Genovese

Genovese Basil (green) (14 day lead-time) – Bright, fresh, intense basil flavor. White stems with small green leaves.

Basil - Dark Opal
Basil - Dark Opal

Opal Basil (green) (14 day lead-time) – Basil flavor with hints of cinnamon and anise. Purple stems with small purple leaves.

Chervil
Chervil

Chervil (14 day lead-time) – Parsley-like flavor with a hint of tarragon. Two slender grass-like leaves.

Beets - Detroit Red
Beets - Detroit Red

Beets, Detroit Red (21 day lead-time) – Green leaves with red veins, bright red stem, classic sweet beet flavor.

Red Shiso
Red Shiso

Red Shiso (21 day lead-time) – Stunning purple leaves, amazing perfume, and classic shiso flavor with a hint of cinnamon.

Red Vein Sorrel
Red Vein Sorrel

Red Vein Sorrel (21 day lead-time) – Beautiful green leaves with bright red veins. Crisp, citrus flavor. Small or larger size leaves available.

Parsley - Italian Flat Leaf
Parsley - Italian Flat Leaf

Parsley, Italian Flat Leaf (21 day lead-time) – Bright, clean, classic parsley flavor. Delicate microgreens with grass-like leaves and one signature parsley leaf at the top. Delivered cut and bagged.

Lemon Balm
Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm (21 day lead-time) – Mint-like in appearance, but strong lemon aroma.

Nasturtium
Nasturtium

Nasturtium (21 day lead-time) – Look like miniature lily pads, half-dollar sized. Peppery flavor.

Leek
Leek

Leek (21 day lead-time) – classic, gentle onion / garlic flavor. Beautiful, long, slender green shoots with black seed pods at the tip.

Remember:  If you don't see what you need, we have a deep seed list and can custom grow many additional varieties.  Please email us and ask - we're happy to help - info@lakeforest.farm.