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Magenta Sunset Swiss chard has striking almost neon pink stems with dark green leaves. These leaves are both beautiful and practical to grow in the home garden. Their leaves are smoother than some other varieties, and grow to be up to two feet in length. This plant can produce a continual harvest throughout the summer season. Leaves are bitter in taste, and taste quite similar to spinach. Both the leaves and stems can be consumed, and are delicious and fresh. You got to love the color!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Magenta Sunset Swiss Chard Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e beta vulgaris subsp. circla\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 60 days\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e 6+\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e ¼”\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18”\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18-24”\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Upright\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Rich soil with a pH level of 6 to 6.4\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warmer\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full or Partial Sun\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Susceptible to Slugs and aphids\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e dark green leaves with bright pink stems\u003c\/li\u003e \n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Bitter, similar to spinach\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e \n\u003cbr\u003e\n\n\u003ch3\u003eGrowing Directions:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\n\u003cp\u003e Magenta Sunset Swiss Chard is a hardy and delicious plant that can be sown one to two weeks before the final frost of the season. Sow seeds just when the soil can be worked and is not frozen over. Mixing in a compost to the soil can help provide the nutrients for the plants to thrive. Ideally, the soil should have a pH between 6 and 6.4, but what is most important is that it is not too dense, but is moist and rich for the roots to grow well. The seeds can either be sown directly, or transplanted as seedling in areas with longer winters. When sowing the seeds, be sure to choose a spot with full sun, and space the seeds at least 18 inches apart for rows and plant spacing. The leaves will grow to their full size after around 60 says, at which point they can be harvested. Harvest full size leaves leaving the other leaves on the head to continue to grow, or harvest the head as a whole. These plants may continue to produce throughout the entire summer season.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\n\u003ch3\u003eFacts:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\n\u003cp\u003e These beautiful and bright swiss chard leaves make an excellent statement both in the garden and in an array of dishes! Swiss chard is loaded with nutrients, and has a bitter taste similar to the taste of spinach.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e3 g - Approximately 100 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 1,100 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 4,450 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 17,480 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Approximately 88,400 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\n"}
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60 days. Magenta Sunset Swiss chard has striking almost neon pink stems with dark green leaves. These leaves are both beautiful and practical to grow in the home garden. Their leaves are smoother than some other varieties, and grow to be up to two feet in length. This plant can produce a continual harvest throughout the summer season. Leaves are bitter in taste, and taste quite similar to spinach. Both the leaves and stems can be consumed, and are delicious and fresh. You got to love the color!

Growing Magenta Sunset Swiss Chard Vegetable 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
  • Pests/diseases: Susceptible to Slugs and aphids
  • Color: dark green leaves with bright pink stems
  • Flavor: Bitter, similar to spinach

Growing Directions:

Magenta Sunset Swiss Chard is a hardy and delicious plant that can be sown one to two weeks before the final frost of the season. Sow seeds just when the soil can be worked and is not frozen over. Mixing in a compost to the soil can help provide the nutrients for the plants to thrive. Ideally, the soil should have a pH between 6 and 6.4, but what is most important is that it is not too dense, but is moist and rich for the roots to grow well. The seeds can either be sown directly, or transplanted as seedling in areas with longer winters. When sowing the seeds, be sure to choose a spot with full sun, and space the seeds at least 18 inches apart for rows and plant spacing. The leaves will grow to their full size after around 60 says, at which point they can be harvested. Harvest full size leaves leaving the other leaves on the head to continue to grow, or harvest the head as a whole. These plants may continue to produce throughout the entire summer season.

Facts:

These beautiful and bright swiss chard leaves make an excellent statement both in the garden and in an array of dishes! Swiss chard is loaded with nutrients, and has a bitter taste similar to the taste of spinach.

Seeds Per Package:

  • 3 g - Approximately 100 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Approximately 1,100 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 4,450 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Approximately 17,480 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Approximately 88,400 Seeds
 
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