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Chards

Cultural data: field planting

Growing season: cool season

Days to maturity: approx. 50-60 days full size. Approx. 35-40 days for baby leaf.

Germination relative to soil temperature: similar to lettuce.

Cultural information: sow in early-late spring. Space 1" apart. Rows 18" apart, plant ½" deep. Thin to 8" apart.

Seed count: 2,000 seeds/oz. or 32,000 seeds/lb.

Projected seed usage: 7 lb./acre.

Harvesting: Cut individual leaves for salad or as a bunch.