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SWISS CHARD, Ruby Red - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk


Heirloom Chard Seeds

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'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard (Beta vulgaris 'Ruby Red'): A Garden Gem with Rich Color and Flavor

Enhance your garden with the rich hues and delightful flavor of 'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard (Beta vulgaris 'Ruby Red'). This stunning variety is known for its deep red stems and vibrant green leaves, creating a visually appealing and tasty addition to your garden. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of 'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard for a garden-to-table experience that combines visual beauty with culinary excellence.

Key Features:

  • Deep Red Stems: 'Ruby Red' lives up to its name with striking, deep red stems that add a touch of elegance to your garden. The contrast with the green leaves creates a visual masterpiece that enhances both the garden and your culinary creations.
  • Flavorful and Nutritious: Beyond its visual appeal, 'Ruby Red' offers flavorful and nutritious leaves. Harvest the leaves throughout the growing season to enjoy a continuous supply of tender greens with a mild and slightly earthy flavor.
  • Versatile in the Kitchen: 'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard is a versatile culinary gem. Use the leaves in salads, sautés, or as a colorful substitute for spinach. The combination of vibrant color and delicious taste makes it a favorite in various recipes.
  • Easy to Grow: 'Ruby Red' is easy to grow, making it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced gardeners. Enjoy the beauty and bounty of this Swiss Chard variety with minimal maintenance.
  • Rich in Antioxidants: Swiss Chard is known for its antioxidant content, and 'Ruby Red' is packed with these healthful compounds. Incorporate this garden gem into your meals to add a nutritional boost to your diet.
  • Great for Ornamental Gardens: Beyond its culinary uses, 'Ruby Red' is a beautiful addition to ornamental gardens. The vibrant colors make it a standout choice for landscape designs, container gardens, or mixed planting beds.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the beauty and flavor of 'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Swiss Chard thrives in soil enriched with organic matter. Incorporate compost into the soil to ensure a nutrient-rich growing environment for vibrant stem color and healthy leaf development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun to partial shade. Plant 'Ruby Red' in a location that receives at least 6 hours of sunlight per day to promote intense stem coloration and lush leaf growth.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent soil moisture. Regular watering is essential for the health and vibrancy of 'Ruby Red.' Ensure that the soil remains evenly moist, especially during dry periods.
  • Spacing: Follow recommended spacing guidelines to allow each plant to showcase its rich colors. Proper spacing also promotes good air circulation and prevents overcrowding.

Elevate your garden with the rich colors and flavors of 'Ruby Red' Swiss Chard. Order your seeds today and cultivate a garden gem that brings visual beauty and culinary excellence to your home.

Ruby Red Chard Planting Information

Days to Maturity: 55
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
1500 24000
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
P100646-1 2024-01-31 88%