An excellent variety to start with. Rare, beautiful and productive quinoa from Chile. Five foot plants have large yields of small white seeds from a beautiful red/orange/gold inflorescence. Matures well in areas with a fairly short season and cool nights. Tasty with good biomass production for compost as well. Stands 5-6 feet tall.
|Flowers:||Large crop of multi-color flowers.|
|Foliage:||Large leaves, good to eat before flowers form.|
|Lifecycle:||1 (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)|
|Propagation / Germination:||Seed must be fresh (no more than 9 months old). Wait to plant until soil is warm.|
|Spacing:||1 to 1.5 feet|
|Water:||Tolerates some drought.|
In most cases, we harvest when you place your order. That way your produce is as nutritious and healthy as it can be. Please call Philip to arrange pick-up or delivery of your order. 830-752-7991