Spinacea Oleracea

100 SEEDS

Black Magic Spinach

Italian spinach variety with large heavy leaves, Dark green and very rich in flavour. Great for cooler climates, use younger leaves for salads and older leaves for cooking.

Spinach is easy to grow and with rich soil or an application of nitrogen fertiliser, it is nearly unstoppable.

$3.60

In stock

Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

100

Sow

Direct

Depth

1cm

Plant Spacing

30cm

Row Spacing

50cm

Position

Part or Full Sun

Height

30cm

Harvest

50 Days

Cool Climate

Sow in Sep-Mar

Temperate Climate

Sow in Aug-Feb

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Apr-Sep

Tropical Climate

Not ideal

Health & Culinary

Popeye was right, this highly nutritious green is packed full of vitamins and minerals including folic acid, iron and vitamins A and C.

Use the young leaves in salads and older leaves in stir fries, soups and quiches.