Known for their intense, grassy flavor, wheatgrass microgreens are a staple in health and wellness communities, often juiced for a concentrated source of nutrients. Here’s a closer look at wheatgrass microgreens and their standout features:

Flavor Profile: Wheatgrass has a potent, earthy flavor that is distinctly grassy, with a sweet aftertaste. While its taste can be strong when consumed on its own, wheatgrass is frequently juiced or added to smoothies and other beverages to mitigate its intensity while still delivering its health benefits.

Nutrient Density: Wheatgrass is incredibly rich in nutrients, boasting high levels of vitamins A, C, and E, along with calcium, magnesium, iron, and amino acids. It is particularly noted for its chlorophyll content, which is believed to have various health benefits, including detoxifying properties.

Easy to Grow: Wheatgrass is one of the easiest microgreens to cultivate, making it a popular choice for those new to growing their own superfoods. It can be grown in soil or hydroponically and does not require much space, making it suitable for indoor gardening.

Quick Growth: Ready for harvest in about 7 to 10 days, wheatgrass grows quickly, allowing for frequent harvesting cycles. This rapid growth makes it convenient for those looking to incorporate fresh wheatgrass into their diet regularly.

Culinary Uses: While not typically used in cooking due to its strong flavor, wheatgrass is most commonly juiced or added to smoothies and health drinks. It can also be dried and powdered for use as a dietary supplement, offering a versatile way to enjoy its health benefits.

Health Benefits: Wheatgrass is celebrated for its health-promoting properties, including boosting the immune system, promoting detoxification, and aiding digestion. Its high chlorophyll content is thought to improve blood oxygenation and possess anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects.

Aesthetic Appeal: With its lush, green blades, wheatgrass adds a vibrant touch to indoor gardens and kitchens. While not usually used as a garnish, its bright appearance when freshly grown can enhance the visual appeal of homegrown superfood setups.

Sustainability: Growing wheatgrass is an environmentally sustainable practice, requiring minimal resources. Its ability to be grown efficiently indoors year-round reduces the need for transportation and packaging associated with store-bought greens, further minimizing its environmental footprint.

Our Microgreens

PENN GROWS offers a wide selection of microgreens, including sunflower, broccoli, and radish. Each of these microgreens comes with its unique flavor profile, nutritional benefits, and culinary versatility.

Vibrant color, nutty flavor, rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, anti-inflammatory.

Peppery flavor, rich in vitamins A, C, calcium, antioxidants, supporting bone health.

Mild, earthy, high in vitamins C, E, antioxidants, sulforaphane, supporting detoxification and health.

Spicy taste, pink stems, high in vitamins, antioxidants, and digestive enzymes.

Distinct aroma, citrusy flavor, rich in vitamins A, C, antioxidants, supporting detoxification.

Peppery taste, high in vitamins C, A, K, antioxidants, boosting immunity and digestion.

Delicate, aromatic, rich in vitamins A, C, antioxidants, aiding digestion, and promoting bone health.

Robust garlic flavor, rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, supporting heart health.

Mild spiciness, elongated white roots, rich nutrients, aiding digestion, and detoxifying effects

Vibrant purple, spicy flavor, rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and detoxifying properties.

Delicate texture, peppery flavor, rich in vitamins C, K, antioxidants, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Bold, peppery flavor, rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and detoxifying properties.

Crunchy, nutty, rich in vitamins A, B, C, E, minerals, boosting health and wellness.

Tender, sweet, rich in vitamins A, C, fiber, plant protein, supporting bone health, energy.

Vibrant purple, spicy, rich in vitamins, antioxidants, promoting digestion and health.

Spicy, intense flavor, rich in antioxidants, vitamins, detoxifying, promoting heart and liver health.

Intensely green, sweet, rich in chlorophyll, vitamins, detoxifying, boosting metabolism, energy.


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