(50-60) Beta vulgaris Yields a rainbow of colors all season long. Succulent, mild flavored leaves grow up to 18″ tall. With the Fordhook Giant variety in the mix growing much taller.
150+ seeds per packet
Sow seeds outdoors in early spring when soil temperature is at least 50 ÌŠF. Plant seeds 4″ apart and 1„2″ deep in rows 20-24″ apart; thin to 12″ apart. Can also be started indoors 5-6 weeks before transplanting out. Prefers full sun but tolerates partial shade. Swiss chard withstands light frost. (55 – 60 days).