The best spinach ever

Plant the seeds today. I mean today. Don’t even dig rows; just broadcast them on the garden surface in wide (maybe 12-24″) row, and go back in to get warm. Do this just before a rain, and be sure those babies stay damp until germination. Pay a mind to rabbits, and you’ll end up with the sweetest and most healthful spinach in the land — picked at the height of maturity. Mwah.

About lifegrower

Peter V. Fossel has been gardening since he was nine, and has been an organic farmer for the last 20 years. His most recent book, “Organic Farming, Everything You Need to know” was published by Voyageur Press, Minneapolis, 2007. He’s written numerous gardening articles for Organic Gardening, Horticulture, Country Journal, Out Here, and American Profile among others. He was Gardens Manager for The Hermitage, home of President Andrew Jackson in Tennessee before returning to Cape Cod to start his newest organic venture, Swan River Farm in Dennisport, MA.
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