|2.||Pigment||Carotene, Carotenoids and Chlorophyll|
|5.||Heat Stability||Medium - Good|
|8.||pH Stability||Medium - Good|
|9.||Applications||Delicatessen, confectionery, spice preparations, ice cream|
Spinach (Spinacia oleracea) is a plant which is cultivated for its leavesto be used as a vegetable purposes. The leaves contain chlorophyll a and b, various carotinoids (including ß-carotene) and vitamins A, B2, B6 and C.