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Chards, Oriole

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Dark green savoyed leaves with golden orange veins. Very nice to eat and holds color well when cooked. Great as a small leaf salad green. Excellent for baby leaf due to savoyed blistered leaf and color which does not fade.

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.