Chard Limago

Chard Limago

Variety name: Chard Limago

Bred by: Kultursaat e.V.

Breeder: Christina Henatsch

Seed purchase: Bingenheimer Saatgut AG (part of the Rainbow mix)

Variety description

Limago is a chard that grows well and can be harvested several times. The green, slightly blistered leaf blades of this variety are very upright. The petioles are medium-sized, fleshy, and bright purple in color with fine white stripes on the outside. Limago tastes mildly aromatic and slightly sweet.

Growing recommendations

Please check the seed retailer's website.

Additional information

This variety is a newly bred, organic variety. It was cultivated under organic conditions from the start, so that it is optimally adapted to organic cultivation. Varieties that carry the bioverita label are reproducible because they are open pollinated. They offer commercial gardeners an alternative to hybrid seed.