Spinach Viking Seed Tape

Overview

Botanical Name: Spinacia oleracea

The dark green leaves and superb taste of this quick maturing Spinach are high in vitamins and minerals. Eat the baby leaves fresh in salads as a quick and healthy alternative to lettuce. Our seed tapes are easy to use and require less thinning. Harvest the largest leaves from each plant as they mature this will encourage new leaves to develop.

We hope you enjoy these spinach seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

Seed Tapes and Mats are so easy, only Three Easy Steps.

How To Grow

Sow in well cultivated soil and shady position. Separate the strips and roll out into prepared rows that are 10mm (1/2”) deep and 30cm (12”) apart. Cover with soil and keep moist. Thin seedlings to 30cm (12”) apart when large enough to handle. Repeat sowings at 3 weekly intervals for a continuous crop. Seedlings emerge 14-21 days.

When To Plant

South Island: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

North Island: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul

Harvest

8-10 weeks