Swiss chard for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental leaves, planting in early spring to autumn (in cold area), autumn to spring, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Swiss chard – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial but can grow as annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 5-10, water, needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 10-70cm, 0.3-2.1 feet.
Blooming in the summer in star shaped flowers that appear in green or yellow color.
Leaves harvesting all year round, color of the leaves purple, red, green or yellow with white veins, leaves can be used for quiche, cooked, stir fry, salad
Alternative names: Chard plant, Chard, Mangold