Varieties and Colors: Bright Lights
Description: Swiss Chard comes in a variety of colors. It is related to beets and spinach and has both bitter and salty flavors. Chard tolerates poor soil, inattention and holds up well in frost and mild freezing conditions. It can also be planted in shady parts of the garden.
Recommended Spacing: Plant 9″ to 12″ apart.
Height: Grows 15″ to 20″ tall.
How to Grow: Plant in full or part sun.
Outstanding Features: Swiss Chard is resistant to most plant diseases.
Tips: There are recipes for cooking Swiss Chard on-line.
Recommended Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes, Edible