Botanical Interests Seeds, Swiss Chard, Fordhook Giant
Beta vulgaris (Cicla group). USDA organic. Cool season. 50-60 days. Sow in early spring or late summer. Heirloom. An endless supply of fresh greens to harvest spring through fall. Tolerates heat and light frosts. Enjoy in fresh salads and cooked dishes. Introduced in 1934, Fordhook Giant is now an old favorite with its broad, meaty stems and large leaves packed with vitamins and minerals. A vigorous grower with a long growing season, it will provide fresh greens from early summer into fall, and year-round in mild climates. Young leaves are great for salads. Good container variety. This packet sows two 10-foot rows. More info inside. We are dedicated to inspiring & educating the gardener in you. That's why we've put even more helpful information inside. All our seeds are untreated. No GMOs. www.botanicalinterests.com. Certified organic by the Colorado Dept. of Agriculture.