Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Beet, Perpetual Spinach Beet 'Verde de Taglio'

Beet, Perpetual Spinach Beet 'Verde de Taglio'

Best Flavoured Leaf Beet

Much loved by Italian gardeners this has a superb flavour, something between silver beet and spinach. Very productive, slow to bolt it can be picked from early summer until the following spring from a spring to summer sowing.

 

When to sow: August to April to

Where to sow: In seed trays or in a prepared bed in the garden

Depth to sow: 5mm

Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.

Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add lime if soil is too acid.

Spacing: Between plants: Thin to 30cm Between rows: 30-40cm

 

Directions: Plant seeds either in drills or in trays every two months or so from early spring until early autumn for a year round harvest.

Packet 100 seeds
$4.50 each