Atriplex, also known as garden Orach, provides wonderful texture and color and are excellent fillers for bouquets. The leaves are edible and were popular before spinach was cultivated.
50 seeds per packet.
|Life cycle:||Heat-loving Annual|
|Climate:||Thrives in warm temperatures.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow (recommended) in September to January. Alternatively sow in trays and transplant after 4-6 weeks.|
|Planting Season:||Spring / Summer|
|Germination guide:||Seeds will germinate in 7-14 days @ 20C. Cover lightly with thin layer of soil. Keep moist until germination.|
|Flowering time:||70-100 days after sowing from September|
|Pinch:||Yes, when 25 cm high|
|Final height:||100-150 cm|
Provide support in areas with strong winds.
Cut stems when the seed pods have matured. Plant leaves are edible and can be harvested at any stage.