Growing Pak Choy, also Pak choi

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20 Nov 18 Briar (New Zealand - temperate climate)
Do you pinch out the yellow flowers on bok choy? Is it going to seed?
22 Nov 18 OrleneOnline (New Zealand - sub-tropical climate)
Yep it is going to seed, you can cut off the base of the bolt (the stem of the flower). For some varieties of pak choi these flowers are edible. Once your plant does bolt the leaves tend become more bitter, still edible just something to note.
22 Nov 18 Mike (New Zealand - temperate climate)
Yes it is going to seed. Yes pinch the flower off.
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