Chard – Rainbow Chard
Each plant has different coloration ranging from white, yellow, pink, orange and red. You can easily plant it in your flower border. The whole leaf can be used and cooked like spinach or chard.
April – June
It can either be sown directly into the garden or first raised in modular trays. The seeds are actually clusters of seeds and as soon as the seedlings appear they should be thinned to leave just one seedling per station. If sown indoors sow one seed per module about 2cm deep and about 4 to 5 weeks later plant out.
Between rows: 45cm
Between plants in the row: 30cm
Approx. seed count: 120