Winter Bloomsdale Spinach ORGANIC
- 45 days Open Pollinated. This variety is one of the very best to grow for a winter crop.
- The thick, dark green, deeply savoyed leaves of Winter Bloomsdale Spinach are productive and long standing so you will have plants extending well into the winter.
- Sow seeds in early to mid-August for best crop. Good flavor and extreme cold tolerance makes this a great choice for the winter garden.
- A planting in late winter will get off to a good start if you catch one of those warm spells that make of think spring has come.
- When the days do get long and it will begin going to seed. Resistant to forms of blight, cucumber mosaic virus and blue mold.
Planting Directions: Sow seed outdoors in early spring when soil temperatures have reached 45? to 75 ? Plant seed ½” deep thinning plants 4-6” apart. When preparing the soil add a general purpose fertilizer or compost .Spinach grows best when soil temperature reaches about 60?. Plant again in fall 60-70 days before first frost. Water light but regularly. Spinach bolts during hot weather or when there is more than 14 hours of light.