Swiss Chard Oriole

Swiss Chard Oriole
Item# VS-1113
$1.59
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Product Description

Swiss Chard - Oriole

This brightly colored Swiss Chard can be used as an ornamental as well as a vegetable. Leaves are medium green with a bright orange stem. Has a milder flavor than other chards and is suitable for fresh salad greens as well as cooked like spinach.

Swiss Chard replaces spinach during the hot summer months. Make cuttings of mature leaves about 1 inch above ground and new leaves will form allowing continuous harvest all season until frost.

Planting time - early spring to late summer

Matures in - 50 days

Germinates in - 10-15 days

Sowing depth - 1/2 inch

Row spacing - 18 inches

Seed spacing - 1 inch

Thinning - when plants are 3-4 inches tall, thin to 10-12 inches apart

Net weight 800 MG (Estimated 90 seeds)

Bulk Swiss Chard seed available.

1600 Seeds/oz. Plant 1oz per 100ft row.

10 lbs of Swiss Chard seed needed per acre.