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asked in category: General Last Updated: 4th January, 2020

How do you grow spinach from water seeds?

Kangkong or water spinach can be propagatedeither by seeds or by cuttings. Sow the seeds infresh potting soil (sow about 0.5 centimeters deep). Ensure thatyou keep the seeds consistently moist. Also remember thattemperature should remain around 68 F (20 C).

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Subsequently, one may also ask, how often do you water spinach seeds?

Spinach does best with 1-1.5 inches of rain perweek. If you don't get any rain, you'll need towater the plants yourself. They do much better with3-4 light soakings per week, as opposed to one long deepsoak.

One may also ask, should spinach seeds be soaked before planting? About a week before planting, soak spinachseeds in room temperature water for 24 hours. Shift theseeds to an airtight container, and keep in a cool place forup to a week. The primed seeds will retain enough moistureto complete the first two stages of germination.

Thereof, how do you germinate spinach seeds?

Seed germinates in 7 to 14 days at or near70°F (21°C)—but sometimes seed can take up to3 weeks to germinate in cold soil. When sowing seedin summer for fall harvest, first place the seed in a foldeddamp paper towel placed in a plastic bag and kept in therefrigerator for 5 days before sowing.

Can you grow spinach from a leaf?

In order to grow spinach twice a year,plant it about 4 to 6 weeks before the last frost in thespring, and again 6 to 8 weeks before the first frost in the fall.Space plants 12 inches apart; this gives leaves room toreach full size.

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