Fordhook is the classic Swiss Chard, with dark green leaves on white tender stalks. This reliable heirloom produces well from spring until winter, withstanding summer's heat and cooler conditions. Harvest at the baby stage for salads or full-sized for cooking.
Green Leafy Vegetables - Fordhook is the classic Swiss Chard variety, with dark green leaves on tender white stalks. Delicious when harvested at baby stage as a salad green or when fully mature as a cooked vegetable.
Versatile Heirloom - An easy to grow green leafy vegetable, Fordhook Swiss Chard produces well from spring until winter. It can handle both the heat of summer and will also produce well even after light frost. It is also a good choice for growing as poultry feed.
Grow Now or Later - Plant now or store for future growing seasons. Will remain viable for years if stored in a cool dry location. Each packet has instructions for saving seeds so you can perpetuate your harvest and share with others.
Easy to Grow - Seeds are packed in a beautiful paper packet with instructions for successful growing and germination in your own home garden. Getting started is simple for both beginner and experienced gardeners.
Quality Seeds - Safe, non-hybrid non-GMO heirloom seeds proudly sourced in the USA for your family to plant and grow for years to come. Open-pollinated, naturally grown and selected to ensure the best germination rates.
These seeds for planting in your family vegetable garden will help secure your family's food needs. Each seed pack includes instructions with germination time, temperature, light needs, seed saving, and other details for successful growing to help a beginner or novice get started growing their own flowers, herbs, and vegetables.