Germ 7-14 days Heirloom 1926 Also known as Long Standing Gaudry. According to James Vicks Seeds 1936 catalog, “grows about ten inches high. Large deep green leaves, thick and tender, with rounded tips. A good sort for the home garden.” 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.