Vegetables Greens Specialty Greens Scarlet Orach

Scarlet Orach

Specialty Green Seed

Product ID: 3999X

Deep crimson-purple orach.

Leaves are deep purple and have a spinach-like flavor. NOTE: Expect a small percentage of all-green plants. Avg. 100 seeds/lb. Packet: 175 seeds.

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Size
Price
 
Quantity
Availability

Packet

$3.95
Backordered until Apr 28, 2017

1 Ounce

$10.70
Backordered until May 09, 2017

1/4 Pound

$26.15
Backordered until May 09, 2017

1 Pound

$84.35
Backordered until May 09, 2017

5 Pounds

$388.00
Backordered until May 09, 2017

25 Pounds

$1,776.00
Backordered until May 09, 2017
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Additional Information



CULTURE: Orach does well in any well-drained garden soil. Tolerant of both hot and cold weather, it is best planted early spring through midsummer. Sow seeds 1-2" apart, covering 1/4", in rows spaced 18-30" apart. Thin to 6-10" apart.

DISEASES AND PESTS:
Prevent disease with crop rotation and sanitation.

HARVEST:
Pick leaves when plants reach 1' tall, or more. The plants will continue to produce young, edible leaves.

SEED SPECS:
SEEDS/OZ.: 7,200 seeds.

PACKET:
175 seeds, sows 20'.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Atriplex hortensis
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
40 Days
Life Cycle
Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.<br>Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated
Product Features
Heat Tolerant Heat Tolerant
Salad Mix Component Salad Mix Component
A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.
Heat Tolerant Salad Mix Component