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Swiss Chard Seeds - Bright Lights

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55 days. AAS Winner for 1998. A vibrant new Swiss Chard. Distinguished by stems of many different colors - gold, pink, orange, purple, red, and white. Attractive in all stages of growth. Vigorous and widely adapted. Milder taste than ordinary chard. The Bright Lights Swiss Chard seed mix is a blend of colored chards. The crops can grow in zones 6 and up, and the leaves can be harvested after fifty days. The Bright Lights Swiss Chard leaves have a bitter taste, similar to spinach. Approx. 930 seeds/oz.

Growing Bright Lights Swiss Chard Garden Seeds

  • Latin Name: beta vulgaris subsp. circla
  • Other Names:
  • Days to Maturity: 60 days
  • Hardiness Zone: 6+
  • Planting Depth: ¼"
  • Plant Spacing: 18"
  • Row Spacing: 18-24"
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • Soil Preference: Rich soil with a pH level of 6 to 6.4
  • Temp Preference: Warmer
  • Light Preference: Full or Partial Sun
  • Diseases/pests: Susceptible to Slugs and aphids
  • Color: Green leaves with gold, pink, orange, purple, red and white stems.
  • Flavor: similar to spinach

The Bright Lights Swiss Chard seeds can be planted two to three weeks before the last average frost of the season, half an inch deep in a soil with an ideal pH level between 6 and 6.4. Leave twenty four to thirty six inches between plants, and eighteen inches between rows to allow enough room for growth. The Bright Lights will do best with full or partial sun, and will need to be watered evenly. When the plants are between six and eight inches tall, the leaves can be harvested by cutting them an inch and a half above the ground. If harvested carefully, the plants can produce more leaves that can be harvested again.

Chard is part of the beet family and the greens look very similar to beet greens, but with a much more pleasant flavor. Grow only in soil. Very difficult to grow hydroponically, but are fairly easy to grow in soil. Cut close to the soil to feature the colorful stem, and rinse well. Experiment with covering with a thin layer of soil when planting. Keep covered for with blackout dome for close to a week.