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Growing Beet/Chard

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A popular plant during the Second World War and treated like spinach.


SOWING
1in deep in 6in pots during March or directly in the garden.




SEASONAL CARE

Very little care is needed for this vegetable.


HARVESTING

Remove leaves as-and-when required.


STORING

Best used fresh, doesn’t store well.


COOKING IDEAS

Cut away from the main stem and use as spinach. The stem can be cooked for around 15/20 minutes.


HOW TO STORE SEEDS
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