Silverbeet 'Fordhook Giant'-EDIBLE-50 seeds-Heart Chakra
Sowing time: Sp-Au in most climates.
Au-Win in tropics.
Position: Direct into the garden bed or pots.
Sowing: 20mm deep, & 30cm apart.
Sprouting: 7-14 days.
Harvest: 8-12 weeks. Pick leaves and watch it continue growing for a lasting harvest.
Produces large-leaved, highly productive plants. Known in the Mediterranean region in ancient times. Likes soil pH above 6.0
Sow anytime after last frost in colder climates, and in cooler months in warmer areas as plants can suffer in hot, dry times.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are like their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.
Please note: This item is seeds only, NOT live plants! Quarantine restrictions prohibit us selling or shipping this item to WA, Norfolk Island, Tasmania, or Internationally.