Please pick your starts up in-person. Friday, May 15th or Saturday, May 16th at the Rio Grande Community Farm Barn. For more info on the plant sale and COVID-19 precautions, please visit our Plant Sale info page.
Swiss Chard Planting Tips
- Chard works great as a “cut and come again” crop. To harvest, cut the older leaves and let the younger ones continue to grow.
- Chard prefers slightly acidic soil.
- Chard is more tolerant of higher temperatures than many other “cold weather crops.”