Silverbeet Fordhook Giant (Organic)

Silverbeet Fordhook Giant (Organic)

Large, dark green leaves with long, sturdy white stems. Easy to grow and rich in vitamins and iron. Yates organic seeds have been grown just as nature intended, under strictly controlled, organic, chemical free conditions.

Overview

Features

  • Organically grown
  • Long white stems & large leaves
  • Rich in vitamins

Sow

Sow direct where they are to grow or in trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Cover lightly, firm down and keep moist. Transplant or thin out when about 6-8cm high.

Care

Choose a sunny, well-drained position. Add Yates Blood & Bone before sowing. Mulch around plants in hot weather. Apply Yates Uplift Organic Liquid Fertiliser fortnightly for a good yield.

Hint

Great companion plant for beets, marjoram and onion. Harvest by pulling (rather than cutting) stalks, starting with the outside leaves.

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