Longevity Spinach Bundle
Longevity Spinach. 3 4" pots for $10. Longevity Spinach (Gynura procumbens) an edible vine/bush found in China, Southeast Asia, and Africa. Longevity Spinach is a power house full of medicinal values that has the capacity of growing in our intense heat in central Florida. Studies show that Longevity Spinach lowers blood sugar levels and can be used as a successful treatment for diabetes. It also aids in lowering high blood pressure and has anti-inflammatory properties. There are tons of different ways you can consume this plant. Its leaves have a mild raw taste so they can be crushed and put in smoothies, soups, or teas. They can also be used in sandwiches or in salads as a healthy snack. The most effective way is to eat it raw, but the possibilities are endless. Basically use it any way you would use any other leafy green and you can enjoy all these health perks! Whats more is its really easy to grow in central Florida! Longevity Spinach is very tolerant of many conditions, but seems to grow best this time of year with full sun, but mid day shade. Consistent watering schedule is best, but we often just let the rain do most of the work and only water with the hose if the leaves droop. A word of warning, this plant can go wild...If planted in the ground in ideal conditions this plant can easily grow 5'-10' in a season, plan your garden and feast accordingly. Grown with organic practices. Presticide Free.