- Plant grows to 8 inches tall
- Thick, deep green, savoyed leaves
- For freezing, canning, and fresh eating
- Slow to bolt and drought resistant
This high-quality, heat- and drought-tolerant spinach is well-suited for spring sowing in long-day areas. Growing 8" tall with thick, deep-green, savoyed leaves, the acclaimed variety is slow to bolt. A 1952 All-America Selections winner, it was developed by the Dutch seedhouse Sluis & Groot. It is a long-standing, compact Bloomsdale type and can be frozen, canned, or used fresh. 43-55 days. ±2,300 seeds/oz
Direct Seed: 1" Apart
Seed Depth: 1/2"
Germination: 7-14 Days
Thin: 6-8" Apart
Instructions - Spinach grows best in cool weather and should be planted in early spring or late summer to produce a fall crop. For best yields, harvest continually and make successive plantings every ten days.