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  • Seeds per Pack: 150

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Spinacia oleracea

A fully-savoyed or crinkled variety with dark green leaves. Most heat-tolerant variety. Very reliable, & the most full-flavoured variety. Has withstood extreme winter lows. Plants resist tip burn & downy mildew. Sow the seeds directly into the garden anywhere from 4 to 8 weeks before the last expected frost or late summer, early autumn. Spinach resents transplanting & seeds germinate well in temps as low as 10°C.

For a continuous harvest, sow every two weeks until daytime temps start to average 24°C. Be ruthless crowded plants are more likely to bolt & you can use the cuts in salads.


Germination Time (Days) 10 – 25
Harvest Time (Days) 50 – 70
Sowing Depth (mm) 8 – 10
Plant Spacing (cm) 25 – 35
Row Spacing (cm) 40 – 50
pH 6 – 7.5
Soil Temperature (°C)
Hardy / Frost Tender Hardy
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings Sow Direct
Seed Preparation
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