Rainbow Mix - Swiss Chard


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Rainbow Mix Swiss Chard is a colorful and delicious way to get your greens in salads and stir-fries. This mix of red, orange, yellow, and white chard can be grown as micro greens, baby greens, or bunching leaves. Rainbow Mix Swiss Chard is a great source of vitamins A, C, and K. 1.5g ~ 100 seeds.

Plant seeds directly into the garden starting 2-3 weeks before average last frost date when soil temperature is at least 50°F. Successive plantings can be made throughout the summer. You can also start seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before transplanting. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 65-85 degrees. A spring planting can last all season long if well cared for. Chard can be planted again in late summer about 6-8 weeks before average first frost date.

Scientific Name: Beta vulgaris
Days to Maturity: 45(baby), 75(bunching)
Seed Depth: 1/2-1"
Days to Sprout: 7-10
Plant Spacing: 6-12"
Row Spacing: 18-36"
Light Requirements: Sunny / Partial shade
Plant Height: 12-18"
Life Cycle: Annual
Frost Hardy: Yes