'Bloomsdale' is a Spinach variety in the Spinacia genus with a scientific name of Spinacia oleracea. Bloomsdale is generally thought of as a heirloom open-polliated variety.
Heavy, continuous yield of thick-textured, crinkled, glossy, dark green leaves. Matures quickly, slow to bolt. Remarkably cold and heat tolerant.
For first crop, direct sow in spring. Plant again in late summer. In mild winter areas, fall plantings yield in early spring.
Introduced in 1925, Bloomsdale is the standard savoyed heirloom spinach cultivar.
Nutritious – lots of vitamins A and C, and iron.Bloomsdale grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Bloomsdale is known for growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).
Bloomsdale Spinach needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.
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How to grow Spinach 'Bloomsdale'
Growing Bloomsdale from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Bloomsdale about 60 days before your last frost date.
Spinach 'Bloomsdale' information
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11 Jun 2013
Not many have come out yet of this seed tape (6 out of around 45) … Could be the non-stop rain has ruined the seeds. Will place another one next week