Also known as melde, goosefoot, and fat-hen.
|Habit/Size||May easily self-seed. Manage to prevent spread.|
|Days To Maturity||90-120 days|
|Germination||Best directly sown in spring.|
|Harvest||best harvested early|
|Uses||edible*(flowers, leaves, seeds), medicinal*, utility (dye, soap)|
|Notes||Seeds must be blanched in water several times before consuming to remove toxins. Leaves are best harvested when young.|
|Breed Status||open pollinated|
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