Latin Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla

Green Perpetual Swiss Chard - Heirloom Seeds

Days to maturity - 40

Package Contains - Appx 200 Seeds

Also known as 'Spinach Beet', 'Leaf Beet' and 'Perpetual Spinach', 'Perpetual' is actually a variety of Swiss chard and not spinach. The leaves are smooth and dark-green in color, resembling spinach, with fine midribs. It is very vigorous and provides an almost "perpetual" harvest. If you garden in an area with a hot climate, it is a great choice for a continuous supply of tasty summertime greens.  

An old European variety that was introduced in about 1869 Benefits Best chard for bolt resistance and best spinach substitute 

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