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Galilee Spinach

Spinacia oleracea

A strange and probably once wild heirloom spinach, instantly recognizable for its triangular, curled and spiked leaves. Flavor is pretty similar to regular types of spinach. The variety shows excellent heat tolerance compared to other types. Leaves have a light green coloring, contrasting with the usual dark green color found in most spinach varieties.

Seed Availability

Seeds are not available for the Galilee Spinach. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. Seeds were last available in October 2014.

Days to Maturity

35-40 days.


Believed to originate from the Middle East region.

Related Species

Amaranthaceae - Spinach  
Galilee Spinach
Spinacia oleracea
Giant Noble Spinach
Spinacia oleracea