Fast growing, for baby leaf or mature plants. Dark green colour. Resistant to downy mildew, slow to bolt.
Spinach will grow almost anywhere, even in partial shade in summer. It needs a fertile soil which has been enriched with compost or manure or a nitrogenous fertiliser.
Sow 2cm (¾”) deep.
Thin to 7-15cm (3-6″) apart.
Rows 30cm (12″) apart.