Chard Ruby

An eye catching plant with deep crimson stems and large red-green foliage.

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Description

(Beta vulgaris)

An eye catching plant with deep crimson stems and large red-green foliage.

Growing Tips

Plant in moist well drained soil. Can also be grown in large pots.

Use

Best used lightly steamed and served with butter and mixed herbs. Young leaves can be used in salads. Do not over cook. Use in salads with other leafy vegetables or as side dish for fish dishes.

Herb Attributes

Harvest Harvest leaves as needed when leaves are 10cm long or larger.
Position Full sun
Height 45cm
Width 30cm
Lifespan Perennial