Spinach Olympia Hybrid – Item #1836

$2.19

Slower to bolt (send up a seed head) than most other spinach, making it an excellent choice for year-round sowing. Productive, upright plants feature smooth leaves that are easy to wash. Resistant to downy mildew.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Plant Space: 6″ (15cm)

Row Space: 12″ (30cm)

Sprouts In: 5-10 days

Spinach is cold hardy and can be planted in very early spring and fall, or winter in mild climates. Plant in full sun to light shade in rich, non-acidic soil. Keep evenly moist until seeds germinate. Sow every 10 days for continuous harvest.

Harvest individual leaves as needed, or cut the entire plant to 2″ above the ground to encourage a second harvest.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Spinacea oleracea

Matures In: 45 days

Attributes: slow to bolt