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Swiss Chard Seed Tape, Fordhook Giant

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Product Information

The perfect green to grow, even in hot weather. Broad, dark green leaves have a delicate spinach flavor. Stems are broad, thick and white in color. Leaves can be picked at any time or cut leaf stalks just above ground level and the plant will continue to produce all season long. Both stalks and leaves are edible. Delicious in salads, quiche or steamed with butter. Freezes well.
Please Note: Seed tapes require consistent moisture to ensure best germination.

Sku: 139831

Product Weight: 4.5 meters (15') - with 100 plus seeds

Growing Information
Germination

Days to
Germination:

7 to 10 days

Maturity

Days to
Maturity:

50 to 60 days

Container

Best
Container Size:

12"+

Key Features

Flavor: Mild and earthy taste

Preparation Ideas: Leaves can be used in place of spinach in salads, stir fried, or sauteed while the stalks can be creamed.

Seed Type: Heirloom

Plant Type: Vegetable

Latin Name: Beta vulgaris

Instructions

Prepare the soil for planting. Make shallow rows 13 mm (1/2") deep and 45 cm (18") apart. Tear strips apart and unroll into rows. Water the Seedtape thoroughly, then cover with soil and water thoroughly again. Please Note: Seedtapes require consistent moisture to ensure best germination.

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")

Seed Spacing: 2.5 cm (1")

Plantling Spacing: 25 cm (10")

Row Spacing: 45 cm (18")

Suggestions

Harvest baby greens in 25 days.

Swiss Chard Seed Tape, Fordhook Giant

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