Chard 'Five Colour Silverbeet'

Chard 'Five Colour Silverbeet' is a beautiful mixture of chard in multiple colours (red, purple, orange, yellow and white). The leafs of this chard are mostly green. Even after stir-frying or stewing the stems maintain their lovely colour. The Five Colours is truly a pleasure for both eyes and stomach! It is easy to grow on all types of soil.

Chard 'Five Colour Silverbeet'

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Crop information

Species Beta vulgaris
Sowing under glass September, October
Sowing in open ground March, April, May, June, July, August
Harvest under glass January, February, December
Harvest in open ground May, June, July, August, September, October
Indirect seeding necessary? No
Plant density in the row 15 cm
Plant density between rows 20 cm
Days to maturity 70
Plant height 40 cm
Best location Sunny - semi sunny