Growing Guide: Sissoo Spinach

Plant Type
Perennial Evergreen Herb

Harvest Season

Sisssoo Spinach perennial to zones 9-11 but can be grown as an annual and harvested in northern climates all summer long!

Mature Size
Up to 3 ft. tall and 4 ft. wide

Soil & Moisture
Nitrogen-rich soil with plenty of organic matter and water. Drought tolerant once established.

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade

Planted in partial shade, Sissoo Spinach will grow deep green, tender leaves.  Leaves will be lighter or darker depending on the amount of shade or sun provided. 


Growth Rate
Fast, Medium

Zone Hardiness
Outdoors 8-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Grown from cutting and will grow large enough to harvest bountifully within the year.

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Sow Exotic carries many different varieties of tropical perennial greens including Okinawa SpinachLongevity SpinachSissoo Spinach and annuals like Lagos Spinach and Malabar Spinach. Grow them all together in our Summer Spin-Off: Tropical Greens Bundle.