Verde de Taglio is part of the Beet genus and is a Chard variety. Its scientific name is Beta vulgaris var. cicla 'Verde de Taglio'. 'Verde de Taglio' is considered a heirloom cultivar. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as Forest green (web) colour.
Very thin stems support large leaves of unusual substance. Chard Verde de Taglio is a sweet and tender variety; and, although in the same family as spinach, is very heat tolerant and can be used for cut and come again in the summer months. It is an excellent substitute for spinach. It is also very handsome and can be used in the flower garden.1This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Verde de Taglio is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (1.46 feet).
Italy is believed to be where Verde de Taglio originates from.
This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for Verde de Taglio Chard is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.
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Non-patented (Baker Creek carries only non-patented seeds2)
Verde da Taglio