Colourful, nutrient-rich and delicious
This is a leaf beet chard that will add a nice splash of colour to the garden over winter. It’s a nice one to grow in borders and pots as well. Treat it as spinach or pick the leaves while they are young for salads.
Number of plants: 10
Variety: Rhubarb Red (organic*)
Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots. Find out more about growing chard in our growing guide below.
In the kitchen: The leaves are lovely wilted with a bit of garlic butter, and the stalks are great chopped up and thrown into paellas and risottos.
Can be delivered from: late April and July. Available to pre-order now. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-15cm.
Ready to harvest: June onwards
*Transplants suitable for organic growing.