Growers prefer Virgo because of its wide white petiole and dark green leaf color. The leaf is savoyed and the bright white ribs are wide, making for a showy chard. Virgo works well in spring, summer and fall plantings.
Approximately 35,270 seeds per pound
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 0.75 inches
Germination lighting: Dark required
Germination days: 7 - 14 days
Grow on temperature day: 55 - 60 degrees fahrenheit
Maturation days: 60 days