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Swiss Chard 'Neon Glow' Seeds

Neon Glow produces gorgeous magenta and gold stalks that contrast beautifully with its green leaves.

Availability: In stock

$2.95
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Details

Neon Glow produces gorgeous magenta and gold stalks that contrast beautifully with its green leaves. Its flavor is sweeter and milder than ordinary green varieties, and research has shown that the leaves contain at least 13 different antioxidants! A striking addition to the vegetable garden.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Beta vulgaris var. cicla
Life Cycle Biennial
Min. Time to Germinate 5 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 20 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/2 in.
When to Sow Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past, Outdoors in early spring, a month before the last spring frost
Growing Height 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Plant Spacing 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade
Danger N/A
Bloom Time Late Fall/Early Winter, Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid-Fall
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 50-60
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
Seed Collecting Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 50