Our favorite green chard.
The stems are quite tasty and can be used like celery or cooked with the greens. We like chard as a spinach substitute especially in the summer months when spinach is tough to grow.
|100 Seeds||$2.95||In Stock|
|300 Seeds||$5.95||In Stock|
|1 Ounce||$8.95||In Stock|
Start seeds indoors to transplant 6-8 weeks before last frost. Transplant outdoors 2 weeks before last frost for late spring harvest. Chard requires moderately fertile soil and moist soil. Harvest the larger, outer leaves for continued production and to keep plants disease free.
|Days to Germination||5 to 14 days|
|Days to Maturity||60 days|
|Planting Depth||¾ inch|
|Spacing in Row||18 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||18 inches|
|Height at Maturity||18 inches|
|Width at Maturity||12-18 inches|
|Sun Preference||Full to Little Sun|