Swiss Chard - Rainbow
This vibrant Swiss Chard is attractive in all stages of growth. Most leaves are medium green, some are darker, with stems of yellow, gold, pink, crimson and various shades in between. Rainbow has a milder flavor than other chards and is suitable for fresh salad as well as cooker like spinach.
Make cuttings of mature leaves about 1 inch above the ground and new leaves above the soil, plants will grow new stems and leaves.
Planting time - early spring to late summer
Matures in - 50 days
Germinates in - 14-18 days
Sowing depth - 1/2 inch
Row spacing - 18 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 2 inches tall, thin to 12 inches apart
Net weight 800 MG (Estimated 60 seeds)
Bulk Swiss Chard seed available.
1600 Seeds/oz. Plant 1oz per 100ft row.
10 lbs of Swiss Chard seed needed per acre.