Germ 7-14 days
Leaves are spoon-shaped and not at all savoyed for ease of cleaning. Color is a pleasant dark green and flavor is excellent. With a high percentage of female plants, it is very resistant to bolting. In both our trials Space was the highest yielder, primarily due to the long season over which harvest was possible. 75 seeds
Outdoors- Sow 1/2” deep, thin to 3-6” in early spring when soil temperatures reach 45 degrees. Sow late summer for fall harvests. Sow in the fall and cover with mulch for an early spring crop.
Harvest- The leaves at anytime starting with baby greens at 3” or the entire plant before it bolts.
Tips- Providing nitrogen and consistent water during growth produces the most optimum plants. Sow heavy seeded rows every 10-14 days for baby greens using the 1 oz. Pinetree spinach mix for a season long supply.