iPhone and Android App!

Did you know that we now have all this information available in handy Android and iPhone apps?

You can carry around all your vegetable storage knowledge with you so it is easily accessible where ever you are.

Find out more about our Store It Smart app at the Android Store or Apple Store right now.
Watercress

General Watercress Info

Choose watercress with crisp-looking dark green leaves; smaller leaves will have a milder peppery flavor.

Short Term Watercress Storage

Snip off the bottom of the unwashed watercress stems. Fill a jar or a water glass partially with water; place the stem ends of the herbs into the water in the container. Loosely cover the jar of watercress with a plastic bag and store at room temperature. Change the water after several days if the water starts to discolor. Fresh watercress can last up to 2 weeks or longer when stored this way.

Watercress Long Term Storage

Watercress does not freeze well.

Watercress Side Notes

Watercress has small, pungent leaflets which are used as a bitter salad green in combination with milder greens, or as a garnish.
Our New Book
Vegetable
Gardening Guides

A detailed look over 90 vegetables and herbs.

Guides for planting, growing, harvesting, and storing.

Now Available at
Amazon.com or as a PDF

A great layout tool for all your gardening needs! You can go try a 30 Day Free Trial or read our review.