The largest-leaved spinach we’ve ever grown! A semi-savoyed variety with great cold-hardiness and bunch-ability. Best in early spring or fall, but can also be overwintered with protection. Giant Winter is not quite as cold-hardy as Winter Bloomsdale, but faster growing and more vigorous. An old European variety also known as “Gigante d’Inverno.”
Days to Maturity: 50
Direct seed as soon as soil can be worked.
Optimal soil temp for germ is 50-60°.
Best for spring of fall. Planting Depth: 1/4”.
Seeding rate: every 1-2”. Row spacing: 12-18”
for bunching, 5” for baby leaf.