Orach, Purple Mountain Spinach

Orach, Purple Mountain Spinach

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Atriplex hortensis

Striking purple leaves make an excellent addition to salads! Eat raw or cooked.

A great plant for permaculture gardens where it can naturalize and you can pick what you like! Yummy leaves for raw eating or cooked. Young, magenta-purple seed stalks make a striking cut flower. 3-6’ tall at seeding stage. Open-pollinated. 45 days.

Seeds grown by Earthly Delights Farm in Boise, Idaho & City Gardens in Garden City, Idaho.

150 seeds.

Directions: Direct seed in early spring through fall. 28 days for baby, 40 for full size.

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