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Spinach 'Perpetual'

A prolific green leaf veg, with a very similar taste and texture to spinach. This is one to sow in early autumn for picking right through the winter and into spring.
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200 seeds

5 seedlings

10 seedlings

5 seedlings (511612-5)

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Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
Heritage
Common name
Spinach Beet
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Part Shade
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Sow early autumn for picking right through the winter and into the spring or sow March-April for harvesting from summer.Sow seeds 2.5cm (1in) deep in rows 30cm (12in) apart, or in a large container.

Description

A prolific green leaf veg, with a very similar taste and texture to spinach. Tasty, long-producing and very easy to grow, an exceptional, underrated and very worthwhile plant particularly for those with a tiny garden or those with no time. Just shove this in and it will produce spinach leaves for an entire year.

This is one to sow in early autumn for picking right through the winter and into spring.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Care Tips

Keep plants well-watered during hot, dry weather. Late sowings will need protection from October onwards. Cover with cloches or cover with fleece. Pick carefully so you don't damage the roots.