Sprout or a Microgreen?
- Sprouts are the first stage of a plants development, microgreens the second
- Sprouts are grown hydroponically and without medium, and are keep moist and at room temperature until they germinate
- The entire sprout is consumed, including the root
- Microgreens are grown in a medium (soil or otherwise). They are harvested after they have established roots and opened their cotyledons. Only the stems and leaves are consumed; they are harvested above their roots.