DirtGently's Wintersown Spinach x 20 Bolting
Sown to depth of 3x seed width
Wintersowing 2011 garden [Archived]
Sown from my SGH Longstanding Bloomsdale Spinach Seeds.
DirtGently's Wintersown Spinach Care Instructions
Ensure a rough distance of 3.12 inches (8.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.49 inches (1.25 cm) when sowing directly.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Spinach 'Bloomsdale long standing' is known for growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (that's 1.95 feet in imperial).
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Spinach 'Bloomsdale long standing'.
Try to apply water fairly sparingly.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is not within the ideal known range for Spinach 'Bloomsdale long standing'. The recommended range is between Zone 6 and 9. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.
Spinach 'Bloomsdale long standing' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Wintersown Spinach is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Wintersown Spinach Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.