(Beta vulgaris var cicla) 50 days. Belongs to the same species as chard and beets, but it has distinctive differences. The taste is more like a true spinach than ordinary chard, and the leaves look like spinach too—flatter and more pointed than chard, with slimmer stems. Very longstanding in the garden, yielding from late spring through autumn if planted early. Seldom bolts during its first year.
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Good King Henry was once a well known plant with many edible parts. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/71/Chenopodium_bonus-henricus.JPG Common Name: Good King Henry Other Names: Lincolnshire Asparagus, Lincolnshire Spinach, Poor-Man's Asparagus Scientific Name: Chenopodium bonus-henricus Family: Amaranthaceae (the Amaranth Family) It produces well in shade making it a great groundcover plant. http://images.inmagine.com/400nwm/iris/imagebrokerrm-318/ptg01409915.jpg Description…
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