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Swiss chard Beta vulgaris var. cicla

Swiss Chard has been planted 26 times by Growstuff members.


Swiss chard is an annual crop (living and reproducing in a single year or less)

Median lifespan

298 days

First harvest expected

28 days after planting


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How to grow Swiss chard

Grown for: leaf (6)

Plant from: seed (14), seedling (8), (2), advanced plant (1)

Plant in: sun (14), semi-shade (9), (3)

Scientific names

  • Beta vulgaris var. cicla

Alternate names

  • chard
  • silverbeet

Swiss chard varieties

Swiss chard is a variety of chard.

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