Swiss Chard is a hardy leafy vegetable that produces tender greens throughout a long growing season. The plants tend to be both heat and cold hardy, making it an excellent choice for any garden. The greens can be used like lettuce or lightly steamed like spinach. Swiss chard holds up to hot weather that causes lettuce to bolt. Chard continues to produce through light frosts.
Swiss Chard packets contain 4 grams of seed; more than 200 seeds per packet. Save you seeds for the next season or do succession plantings. Swiss chard is very hardy and can withstand heat and frost.