Swiss Chard Seeds - Fordhook Giant, ORGANIC


Beta vulgaris

ORGANIC. HEIRLOOM. Huge, thick, tender leaves with heavy yields, even in hot weather. Very easy to grow by direct seed or transplant. Eat like spinach or beet greens. Excellent for layering into lasagna.

Product Information


Approx. Seeds per PacketAverage packet weight 
Seeds / gram 
Average seeds / oz
2 grams 
Planting SeasonIdeal Soil TempSunFrost Tolerance
All45-80°FFull/PartModerately Tolerant
Sowing MethodSeed DepthDirect Seed SpacingDays to Harvest 
Transplant or Direct Seed1/2"2-4"60 
Mature SpacingDays to SproutProduction CycleSeed Viability
10-14"5-17Biennial3-4 years