Chard Growing Info
Learning Download: How to Grow Chard
When to Plant:
Chard should be direct seeded mid-spring through mid-summer. Soil temperature should be 55° F or higher. Start transplants 4 weeks before anticipated planting date.
Mix 1-2-2 fertilizer into the soil 1-2 weeks before planting. Reapply every 4 weeks.
|Location:||Planting Depth:||Soil Type:|
|Full to Partial Sun||1/2″||Well drained, fertile, pH 6.2-6.8|
|Seed Spacing||Row Spacing||Seeds per 100′||Yield per 100′||Seeds per Acre|
* These are average chard seed counts. Varieties can vary.
1 Acre = 43,560 square feet, or 435’x100′
1 Pound = 16 Ounces