A quick growing winter vegetable that is highly nutritious and tasty. This variety features large, dark green leaves with good texture.

Features

  • Early maturing
  • Large leaves
  • Very prolific

Product details

How

Sow direct where they are to grow. Sow a few seeds in clumps 30-40cm apart, later thinning to the strongest of each clump. Sow successive crops at 3-4 week intervals.

Care

Best grown in a sunny, well drained garden bed. Add compost, Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Garden Lime to soil before planting.  Keep well watered and apply Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food every 2 weeks.  Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Great companion plant for strawberries and broad beans. Begin picking young leaves as required or harvest the entire plant when mature.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

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Position Full sun
Plant space 40cm
Sow depth 12mm
Germination 7-20 days
Germination (days) 15
Row space 40cm
Maturity 8-10 weeks
Maturity (days) 63
Botanical name Spinacia oleracea
Plant variety Winter Queen
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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