Gusto Italia Spinach Matador

Gusto Italia Spinach Matador

McKenzie Seeds

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Smooth deep-green leaves are perfect for salad mix or young spinach greens. Very flavorful and tender. The perfect spinach selection! Requires plenty of moisture.

Latin Name: Spinacia oleracea

Product Weight: 3 grams / approximately 260-280 seeds

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: One of the best tasting spinaches

Days to Harvest: 45 days

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 21 days

Seed Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")

Seed Spacing: 2.5 cm (1")

Row Spacing: 40 cm (16")

Plant Spacing: 25 cm (10")

Best Container Size: 12"+

Planting Instructions: Plant directly in the garden as soon as ground can be worked and danger of frost has passed. Repeat plantings every two weeks to extend the harvest season of fresh spinach. Best growth occurs in spring and fall, and be sure to do a second sowing in late summer for a fall crop.

Suggestions: Harvest entire plants at the soil line when outer leaves are 6 inches long. Or, just cut away outer leaves as needed for a continuous crop until hot weather. Sow again in the late summer.

Preparation Ideas: Perfect to add to a salad mix.