Halifax Seed - Spinach - Imperial Green
35-40 Days. A mid-season Asian spinach that is ideal for the home garden. The plant habit is very upright, with long stems and very dark green leaves. Imperial Green Shows better bolt tolerance and mildew resistance then similar varieties. A top choice for using in fresh salads, sandwiches and more.
Spinach germinates best in cool soil. Plant the seed as soon as the ground can be worked in early spring. A soil pH of 6.5-7.4 is ideal. Fall crops may be seeded in late July through August. Plant seeds 12-15 per foot, 6mm (1/4") deep in rows spaced 30-45cm (12-18") apart. Once the seedlings have emerged, thin them to 8cm (3"). Harvest spinach early as plants will bolt.