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Sown from my Silverbeet 'Ruby Chard' Seeds.
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Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Ruby Red normally grows to a max height of 1.46 feet (that's 45.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Chard 'Ruby Red'.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) is within the ideal range for Chard 'Ruby Red'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 11.
Chard 'Ruby Red' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Silverbeet 'Ruby Chard' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Silverbeet 'Ruby Chard' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.