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Spinach Gigante d' Inverno

Type of seed: organic /Not a GMO / heirloom
Growth: annual
Germination time: 5-9 days
Germination temperatures: 60*F or lower
Planting depth: 3-6 inches
Harvest time: 6 weeks
Nutrional benefits: Vitamin A&C&E, beta-carotene,potassium,fiber,folic acid,iron,manganese,carotenoids,Glycoclycerolipids and protection against cancer.

Bare soil:
Black paper covered soil:
Germinated inside
Date planted:
11/7/13
11/14/13
11/20/13
Date Germination:



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  • GMO: genetically modified organisms
  • Heirloom: a plant that is still maintained by gardeners and farmers particularly in isolated or ethnic communities
  • Perenial: plant that is sown once and blooms annually
  • Organic: farming with natural materials
  • Germination: when a organism emerges from its seed and begins the growing process