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Try these wonderful Ferry-Morse vegetable seed varieties to add color to the plate and candy to the eye. As with all Ferry-Morse seeds, these varieties are non-GMO.

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Organic Ruby Swiss Chard Seeds fully grown and matured, freshly harvested.

Organic Swiss Chard Seeds, Ruby

$2.79

Growing Information
Safe for bees

Safe
for Bees

Grows best In

Grows
Best In:

Sun/Partial Shade

Germination

Days to
Germination:

7-10 Days

Maturity

Days to
Maturity:

50-60 Days

Container

Best
Container Size:

12"+

Product Information

Our Organic Ruby Red Swiss Chard seeds grow into a good yielder all summer and into the fall.

The tender sweet rhubarb-like stalks of this organic swiss chard are ruby red. The bright color extends into the leaf veins of the dark green, heavily crumpled leaves. It's delicious in salads or cooked. These very ornamental plants reach 18"-24" in length!

 


Key Features

Approximate Number of Seeds Per Packet: 160

Flavor: Sweet, earthy tastes.

Preparation Ideas: Steam with other greens or add to salads.

Plant Type: Vegetable

Fill Weight (grams): 3.75

Instructions

Sow Organic Ruby Swiss Chard seeds in outdoor rows as soon as the ground can be worked. Place 1 seed every 3" and cover firmly with soil. Swiss Chard prefers full sun. Thin to 6" apart when plants are 3" tall. Use trimmings as fresh greens. Keep plants heavily mulched and moist.

Planting Depth: .25"

Seed Spacing: Plant your Organic Ruby Swiss Chard seeds roughly 6" apart in rows.

Suggestions

When plants are 7" tall, cut outer leaves at soil level with a sharp knife. Harvest will continue all season if inside leaves are permitted to grow.

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