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Sowing Seeds Info

Estimated number of vegetable seeds by gram:

Here are estimates of the number of seeds in an gram by crop. These estimates are based on a survey of several seed sellers.

(These are estimates, to be certain the number of seed in a seed packet sold by weight, count the seed)

Vegetable Seeds Per Gram
Artichoke 7-8
Arugula 500
Asparagus 24-50
Basil 600-650
Bean, Broad 1
Bean, Bush 2-10
Bean, Pole 1
Beets 40-60
Broccoli 315
Brussels Sprouts 270
Cabbage Chinese 400-750
Cabbage 190-300
Carrot 400-1200
Cauliflower 250-350
Celery 2000-2500
Chard 40-130
Chicory 600-900
Chives, Onion 200-250
Chives, Garlic 250
Coriander 70-90
Corn 8-10
Corn Salad 700-1000
Cowpea 50
Cucumber 30-45
Dill 900
Eggplant 200-250
Endive 900
Fennel 300
Gourd 30
Jicama 5
Kale 250-300
Kohlrabi 250
Leek 340-400
Lettuce 600-1200
Marjoram 12,000
Mitsuba 500
Mizuna 300-400
Mustard 350-600
Nasturium 7-8
Okra 15-25
Onion 250-400
Oregano
Parsley 500-600
Parsnip 140-200
Pea 4-5
Pepper 150-200
Pumpkin 8-15
Radish 90-140
Rhubarb 60-80
Rosemary 900
Sage 250
Spinach 70-80
Squash 7-15
Sunflower 10-20
Thyme 6000
Tomato 250-380
Turnip 300-450
Watermelon 6-20
Zucchini 2-10