Spinach tastes best steamed, and is really versatile. It grows well in containers or even in small patches in the flower border, where the shade from other plants will help keep it cooler.
J F M A M J J A S O N D Sow Direct Harvest
How To Grow
Spinach grows easily from direct seeding, Sow thinly and when the first leaves appear thin to 7.5 cm apart. Keep well watered during dry periods in summer.
How/When To Harvesting
Harvest the leaves continually once they're large enough to pick.
- Sow Depth: 1 cm
- Spacing Between Rows: 30 cm
- Spacing Along Row: 8 cm
- Number plants per Square Foot: 9