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lydiastirling

I have my first garden and am loving it. growing my own veg, herbs and flowers. I have a deep seated love of rose's, succulents and orchids.

Chenopodium giganteum

  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2020
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lydiastirling

Doing well so far #gyo #treespinach the leaves are very good in salad and the flowers and seed head in stirfrys

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charlotte

Never heard of this. Must try it next year 🙂

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lydiastirling

@charlotte I got the seed from chiltern seeds. I only heard of it last summer when I saw it in a national trust garden and then spotted it in a RHS magazine it's a Mexican vegetable

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buzzygems

This is really different. @lydiastirling could you include some seeds for me pls?

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lydiastirling

@buzzygems yes of course 🙂. This is a Mexican tree spinich. I wonder if it's a compleatly different plant type to yours?

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buzzygems

I think it is @lydiastirling

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