French Swiss Chard
Regular price $2.35
- Heirloom. Open pollinated. 60 days.
- French Swiss Chard is improved over common Swiss Chard.
- The thick green leaves are very tender, growing on large, white stalks. Heavy yields.
- Can be sown twice a year in milder climates. Very choice.
Planting Directions: Sow seeds in spring after danger of frost has passed and soil temperatures have reached a minimum of 50?, optimum is 80?. Plant in well prepared soil that has been enriched with compost or garden fertilizer. Sow seeds 1/2” deep, in rows spaced 18” apart. As plants grown, thin to 4-5“apart. Use the thinnings in salads or other dishes. Water moderately on a regular basis. Make successive plantings for continuous harvest. Can tolerate light frosts in spring and fall.