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Chard - Rainbow Seeds

Chard - Rainbow Seeds
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Price:  £1.75
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Availability:  

  

17 in stock

Size/Qty:  125 seeds approx


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Sow:  March to July


Colourful vegetable related to Beetroot with multicoloured stems which can be blanched, sauteed or stir-fried. Don't over cook or they will loose their colour and flavour. Excellent with Goats Cheese or Crème Fraiche.

Sow March-July in drills 2cm deep in rows 40cm apart. Thin seedlings to 7cm apart for baby chard or 20cm apart for mature plant. 

Harvest May-September


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall