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Swiss Chard Seeds (Organic) - Rainbow of Lights OPEN POLLINATED - ORGANIC

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Packet $4.95
1 Ounce $18.95
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  • Organic Leafy Green, with Bright Multi-Colored Stalks
  • Great raw or cooked
  • 60 Days to Maturity

Product Description

Grow Organic Swiss Chard - Plant Organic Rainbow of Lights Swiss Chard Seeds

As beautiful in your garden as it is in your plate, our Organic Rainbow of Lights Swiss Chards are both decorative and delicious. Pick young for salads or fully grown for their stalks, this hard to find variety is fun to grow and eat.

  • Fast Facts

    Name:Swiss Chard Seeds (Organic) - Rainbow of Lights
    Botanical Name:Beta vulgaris
    Life Cycle:Annual
    Light Requirement:Full Sun, Partial Sun
    Planting Season:Cool Season
    Plant Type:Leafstalk Vegetable
    Features:Organic, Open Pollinated, Drought Tolerant, Container Garden, Good for Microgreens
    Fruit Size:8-10" stalks
    Days to Maturity:30-60 Days
    Plant Spacing:12 inches
    Planting Depth:1/2 inch
    Sowing Method:Direct Sow
    Cold Stratification:No
    Seeds per Packet:1 g
    Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Ships:Year Round
  • Planting Instructions

    How to Grow Rainbow of Lights Swiss Chard

    When to Plant Swiss Chard Seeds

    Starting Indoors: sow seeds indoors in the early Spring, 4 – 6 weeks prior to the last heavy frost of the season has passed. Sow seeds ½" deep, 2 seeds every 2", thin to 4" -6” apart.

    Starting Outdoors – directly sow seeds 2 – 3 weeks before the last spring frost date. For a fall harvest, plant Chard seeds about 40 days before the first fall frost date.

    Where to Plant Swiss Chard Seeds

    Plant your Swiss Chard in well-draining, rich, light soil, in full sun.

    How to Plant Swiss Chard Seeds

    Prepare your planting area by turning over soil under to a depth of 8 inches. Level with a rake to remove any clumps of grass or debris. Sow about 6 inches apart and cover with ½ inch fine soil. Compress seeds lightly into the soil and keep area evenly moist. Keep the soil moist but not saturated. Seedlings emerge in about 7-14 days. Once seedlings are 2 – 4 inches tall, thin them out so that they are 12 inches apart.

    How to Harvest Swiss Chard

    When leaves are 8-10" long, cut the outer leaves 1-2" above the soil. Once you begin to harvest, you can continue until frost begins

    Download Printable Planting Guide

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