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Leaf Beet Seeds - Silver Chard
£1.29
Leaf Beet Seeds - Silver Chard

Leaf Beet Seeds - Silver Chard

Swiss Chard

An easily grown, nutritious vegetable providing a continuous supply of 'greens' throughout the summer/autumn. Recommended for deep freezing.

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Easy to grow

An easily grown, nutritious vegetable providing a continuous supply of 'greens' throughout the summer/autumn. Recommended for deep freezing.

Colour:Multi

Hardiness:-10 degrees

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:41-50cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:31-40cm

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Climbers:False

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Aquatic:False

Hardy Biennial:True

Shrub:False

Sow in drills 1.25cm (½") deep and 45cm (1½') apart during spring/summer and thin out gradually to 23cm (9") apart. Row 9m (30'). TOBY'S TIP: I sow every 2-3 weeks for continuous leaf production.

HEALTH BENEFITS: High in vitamin A (For growth, healthy hair, skin, bones, teeth and eyes as well as resistance to respiratory infections). COOKING HINT: Pick young and steam or boil like spinach. Very young, tender leaves can be eaten raw in salads or sandwiches.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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