Open pollinated heirloom variety developed in 1874 by D. Landreth & Sons seed company of Philadelphia. Dependable producer, quick growing vigorous upright plants with dark green leaves.
Germination: 7-14 days
Days to Maturity: 45-60
Bolt Rating: Medium Slow
Size at Maturity: 10"-12"
Spinach grows best in cool weather, plant in early spring or late summer. Plant every ten days for the continuous harvest.
Direct sow in average, well-worked soil. Plant seeds 1/2" deep, 1" apart. Firm lightly and water gently. Thin to 6-8" apart.