Fordhook Giant Chard

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Beta vulgaris
Common Name: Fordhook Giant Chard
Light Requirements: Full sun
Special Characteristics:
  • Broad white stems and midribs contrasting with deep green savoyed leaves make Fordhook a bestseller year after year. Large plants have very upright architecture with high yield potential, excellent for commercial growers.
Potential Pests: Cabbage maggot
Potential Diseases: Pocket rot, leaf spots