Has a compact head with straight growth direction. It grows to 24 - 28 inches and is very resistant to early flowering. Has medium-small white stalks and smooth, dark green pointed leaves. The main characteristic of “Bietina di Sarno” chard is that both the stalks and greens can be used.
I need at least 4 hours of afternoon sun but can go all day
- 55-70 Days for maturity
Sowing Period From spring to autumn in a seedbed or directly outdoord. If sown in a seedbed, the seedlings should be uprooted when they have 4-5 leaves. Remove the upper part and tip of the primary root and plant out in rows 16 - 24 inches apart, leaving 12 - 16 inches between rows.