Spinach, Strawberry

Spinach, Strawberry

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Matures in 90 days
Zone 3+
18" tall
Full Sun/Partial Shade
Approx. 250 seeds per pack

 

(Chenopodium capitatum) (aka Strawberry Blite) Grown in Europe for centuries. Very showy compact 18" plants are grown for their nutritious triangular toothed leaves and tender shoots, used in salads or steamed. Shiny red mulberry-like fruits are edible and can be added to salads or used to make dyes. Becoming scarce. Self-seeding annual

Growing Instructions

Sow seeds outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in early spring. Direct seed 1” apart and 1/8” depth. Plant spacing between rows,  20-24” apart in full sun or partial shade. Thin 4-6" apart.