How to Plant Spinach Seeds

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Gather Supplies

1.  Compost/worm castings 2. Small garden rake 3. Spinach Seeds 4. Dibber/Ruler (optional) 5. Water

HOW TO PLANT SPINACH SEEDS

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Step 1

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PREPARE THE SOIL Rake in compost and/or worm castings to your planting area to provide a great start for your little spinach seeds. 

Step 2

PLANT SPINACH SEEDS Plant spinach seeds 1/2 inch deep and 4 inches apart. Gently cover seeds with compost.  

Step 3

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WATER SPINACH SEEDS Gently water seeds. Keep the soil evenly moist while you’re waiting on the seeds to sprout. Seeds should germinate in 10-15 days.

BONUS STEP

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PEST CONTROL If you’re worried about pests on your spinach leaves cover your entire spinach bed with garden mesh.

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