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McKenzie Seed – Swiss Chard Fordhook Giant Organic

Gravel/Soil/Mulch Estimator

McKenzie Seed – Swiss Chard Fordhook Giant Organic

$3.29

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.

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Description

Plant Type: Vegetable

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.

Days to Germination: 7 to 10 days

Days to Maturity: 50 to 60 days

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Instructions: Sow seed directly into the garden once all danger of frost has passed.

Suggestions: Harvest baby greens in 25 days.

Product Weight: 2.5 grams