This variety grows to nearly 2m tall, and produces white panicles and seeds with some of them slightly brown. This variety resists wet weather panicle sprouting. Harvest when leaves have dried. This variety is an OSSI pledged variety bred by Frank Morton. Organic seeds.
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Scientific Name: Chenopodium quinoa
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 19C
Germination time in days: 4-21 Days
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: well drained, fertile
Sowing and cultivation: Sow indoors from march to May and transplant out when it has two true leaves and the plants are 10 to 15 cm high, after the last frosts. 50cm. Sow directly outdoors from April to June. Thin out the rows. A few days of cold stratification is advised to break the seeds dormancy.