Leaf Beet Rainbow Chard

Leaf Beet Rainbow Chard

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5/5

£1.75

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PRODUCT CODE:
6702BSTYQTTXJ
EAN:
5027559105210
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Description

Description

GARDENER’S CHOICE.

Bring colour to your vegetable garden. A lovely mixture of various coloured stems and leaves that can be used as baby leaf for salads or delicious cooked when fully grown.

Notes: Do not transplant

When to sow

March to July

Where to Sow

Sow direct in a well prepared, moist, fertile growing site in full sun or partial shade. Sow seeds thinly at a depth of 2cm (3/4″) in drills 35-40cm (14-16″) apart. Can also be multi-sown in module cell trays and transplanted to the plot as gaps appear or as decorative patio containers .

What to do Next

Thin seedlings to 7cm (3″) apart for ‘baby leaves’ which will be ready to harvest approximately 2 months from sowing. For larger chards/leaves thin to 20cm (8″) apart, for mature plants.

Harvest

May to September as baby leaf or mature plants

Handy Tip

Not just a pretty face but a highly nutritious vegetable, leaves can be used as spinach , lightly cook stem ribs and serve with butter.

Nutritional values

Rich in beta carotene calcium , iron & folic acid.

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