Lake Valley Seed

Organic Swiss Chard Fordhook Heirloom

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Swiss Chard, Fordhook-Organic

Item 3988

Beta vulgaris  

The classic Swiss chard known for its high yields all season long. Large, dark green leaves are packed with nutrients. Easy to grow; a vigorous producer in all climates.

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Plant Space: 8″ (20cm)

Row Space: 24″ (61cm)

Sprouts In: 7-12 days

Prefers direct sun and regular watering. Chard is a cold weather vegetable and can withstand a very mild frost. Acidic soil will stunt growth.

Snip off the outer leaves at the base of the plant as they mature. New leaves will grow back for a continuous supply.