Orach- Red Flash

Atriplex hortensis

Standard seed packet, 100 seeds

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Orach- Red Flash

Atriplex hortensis

  • Great for sprouts, microgreens & baby-leaf
  • Vibrant red
  • Also known as "Mountain Spinach"

Great variety for sprouting, microgreens and babyleaf. Vibrant red colour with a mildly acidic flavour. Colour is more prominent at sprout and microgreen stage, however plants can be grown to maturity. Excellent addition to fresh salads or used as a garnish. Can be cooked like spinach or eaten fresh. Harvest whole plant at 30cm high, or harvest leaves as required.  Also known as "Mountain Spinach"  and "French Spinach".

*Small percentage of green plants may occur.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 2mm
When: Spring after frost
Germination: 7-14 days @ 20-22°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Annual
Row Spacing: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 40cm
Plant Height: 100cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 14 days (sprout) to 50 days (maturity)
*Notes: Pinch out flower buds to encourage new leaves.

(Product number: G5-06)
Seeds per gram: 140 seeds

SKU G5-06
Shipping Weight 0.0013kg
Botanical name: Atriplex hortensis
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 100 seeds
Seeds per gram: 140

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