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     ClarendonFlower's Swiss Chard x 6 Sown

Plant: Chard (Beta vulgaris var. cicla) | Variety: Bright Lights

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ClarendonFlower's Swiss Chard Care Instructions

If sowing directly, sow at a depth of approx. 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) between Chard plants.

Chard 'Bright Lights' normally grows to a mature height of 91.0 cm (that's 2.96 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has don't know light - try to position in a full sun location instead.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) is within the ideal range for Chard 'Bright Lights'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 11.

A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.5 is ideal for Chard 'Bright Lights' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Swiss Chard is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Swiss Chard Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


  • 07 Apr 2011

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