Spinach, Bloomsdale Long Standing (Spinacia oleracea)
A popular home garden English-Style spinach with large, thick, tender leaves and excellent flavour. Slower-to-bolt than other varieties, also tolerant of both hot and cold weather.
Plant type: Annual
Sow when: Early Spring, Autumn
Sow where: Punnets/ direct
Spacing x Height: 20cm x 20cm
Position: Full sun/ Partial shade
Harvest: 55 days
Growing Details: Sow spinach seeds in Spring or Autumn. Spinach germinates best in cool soil. Spinach is a heavy feeder and has shallow roots, so keep the soil moist, cool and mulch well. If the seeds are sown in soil over 30 °C, resulting in low or erratic germinations.
Seeds per package: 100