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Leaf Beet Rhubarb Chard Peppermint
Rhubarb Chard Peppermint..
An attractive two tone pink and white chard with rich savoy type green leaves with white viens. Full of flavour as a baby leaf or when fully mature. Decorative as well as edible.
Product Part Number: 10533
When to sow
March to July
May to June
May to September as baby leaf or mature plants
Where to Sow
Sow direct in a well prepared, moist, fertile growing site in full sun or partial shade. Sow seeds thinly at a depth of 2cm (3/4") in drills 35-40cm (14-16") apart. Can also be multi-sown in module cell trays and transplanted to the plot as gaps appear or as decorative patio containers .
What to do Next
Thin seedlings to 7cm (3") apart for 'baby leaves' which will be ready to harvest approximately 2 months from sowing. For larger chards/leaves thin to 20cm (8") apart, for mature plants.
Not just a pretty face but a highly nutritious vegetable, leaves can be used as spinach, lightly cook stem ribs and serve with butter.