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New Zealand Everlasting Spinach
New Zealand Everlasting Spinach
Sale price: $2.45


  • Tetragonia tetragonioides Open pollinated. 70 days. Heirloom.
  • New Zealand Everlasting Spinach requires up to 28 days to germination.
  • Plants grow 3 to 4 ft tall. Best harvested when tender at 12".
  • Although not a true spinach, it is quite similar in flavor.
  • Heat resistant plants produce fleshy, crisp, green leaves.
  • Young stem tips can be picked repeatedly.

Planting Directions:  Plant in spring after danger of frost has passed and soil temperatures have reached 50-65˚, can be planted successively every one to two weeks until weather warms. Start seed indoors 4 weeks prior to last frost and transplant when soil temperature has warmed to 50 to 70˚. Sow seed ½” deep, thin plants to stand 2-4” apart.  Plant in well prepared soil that has some organic matter. Amend soil with rich compost or general garden fertilizer.