Plant identification

Asked August 6, 2015, 1:39 AM EDT

is this the type of spinach or is it an type of lettuce

Clackamas County Oregon leafy greens horticulture vegetable gardening

1 Response

It looks like you have both! What I would look at is right at the crown of the plant, right at the soil surface. I think if you pull some of them out, you will see 'stems' on the leaves which will be spinach and those where there is no stem, will be the lettuce. Good eating!