About- Bright Lights Swiss Chard is an All-America Selections Winner. Its vibrant colored leaves and stems boast an improved flavor, strong bolt resistance, and flexible production year-round. Enjoy its glossy green or bronze leaves and colorful stems in colors ranging from gold, pink, orange, purple, red, and white. Harvest young for a lighter, more flavorful experience.
When and Where to Plant- Sow 2-4 weeks before your last frost date when soil temps are at least 40°F. Sow as late as 2 months before first fall frost. If starting indoors, start 4-6 weeks before final frost date.
Care and Harvest- You can begin harvesting when leaves reach usable size. Remove a leaf or two from each plant, or cut plants an inch or two above the soil.
Planting Depth- 1/2"
Days to Germination- 5-10
Seed Spacing- 2-4"
Space After Thinning- 4-6"
Days to Maturity- 50
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 150