March's Limited Release SeedlingsLettuce Grow | MARCH 2, 2022
Salad lovers, rejoice: We know you love a good bowl of greens, so we’re upping the ante with fresh twists on two classic staples. Fill your serving bowl with larger-than-life spinach leaves, or raise a vibrant trio of crisp romaine. After all, size matters - and life is better lived in color.
Keep reading for the full scoop on this month’s limited release seedlings, Giant Spinach and our new Romaine Trio! Don't forget to stop by our store to order them before they’re gone for good!
Get to Know Giant Spinach
Here’s part of the wonder that is Giant Spinach: Its large leaves won’t force you to sacrifice taste. Expect the same tender texture and mildly sweet flavor of your everyday spinach leaves. Then, get ready to supersize them! We like ours steamed, canned, and fanned out in elegant serving bowls.
We'll be using our Giant Spinach harvests to make this spinach artichoke dip recipe!
You won’t need to invest much extra maintenance to reap this seedling’s extra large benefits. With plenty of sunlight and your self-watering Farmstand, this variety can spread up to 25 inches!
When it comes to Giant Spinach’s health benefits, it’s hard to know where to start. Try working Popeye’s go-to greens into your diet daily for lowered blood pressure, bone health, and digestive regularity, plus healthier skin and hair. Spinach may also be helpful for cancer prevention and management of diabetes symptoms.
Get to Know Romaine Trio
These 100% organic lettuce seedlings feature a vibrant array of hues, from classic green to bronze and dark red. Even though these leaves boast unique colors, they’re still infused with the same crisp, juicy sweetness that makes classic romaine a favorite for all ages.
This spring salad recipe is the perfect way to celebrate your Romaine Trio harvest!
It will take less than a month for these compact heads of lettuce to reach full maturity. We suggest planning a harvest with kiddos - these mini delights are sure to be a crowd pleaser that’s just the right size.
These family-friendly romaine varieties make great sources of calcium, phosphorus, and magnesium. Their other trademark benefits? Vitamin C and potassium - also known as the ultimate heart-healthy nutrients.
The Spring 2022 Grow Guide
It's our way of letting you know Spring has sprung! Check out the newest edition of our seasonal grow guide.