Grow Nutritious Spinach in Fall

John Navazio suggests homesteaders grow nutritious spinach in fall to give it a running start that will result in good harvests.



Fall Spinach
Had little luck with spring-sown spinach? Bust the slump by planting this brilliantly green, nutrition-packed vegetable at summer’s end.
Photo by David Cavagnaro
Heart-Healthy Spinach
Harvest heart-healthy spinach well into the chillier chunks of the calendar, long after most other leafy crops have called it a day.
Photo by Lynn Karlin
Cold-Hardy Spinach
Spinach is cold-hardy and can overwinter with ease, even in northern areas.
Photo by David Cavagnaro
Spinach Recipe
This great-for-you green shines in showy main courses but also stripped-down and even solo. Try spinach steamed with butter or vinegar, wilted into a salad, or simply as is.
Photo by David Cavagnaro











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