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Tendergreen Mustard Spinach
Tendergreen Mustard Spinach
Sale price: $2.45


  • Brassica rapa var periviridis Open pollinated. Heirloom  45 days. 
  • For many of us mustard greens are too strong but Tendergreen Mustard Spinach is mild and tender  Use as a Spinach substitute in fall.
  • Large ovate leaves, a few provide a generous serving of mustard greens
  • Old timers believe a mess of mustard greens in the spring purifes the blood.
  •  Use flowering shoots in salads. 
Planting Directions Plant in spring as early as the ground can be well worked. Enrich with general purpose fertilizer or rich compost. Soil temperature for germination is 50-86˚. Soil temperature for growing is 60˚-70˚. Seed should be planted 1/4” deep in rows 12” apart. When the plants are 1” high begin thinning and continue throughout the growing season until plants are 6” apart.  Sow from early spring at 3 week intervals until summer for early crops. Fall crops sow from late summer to early fall.