Leaf beet JESSICA 200 seeds £1.70 Quantity: at £1.70 each Add To Basket A very uniform and fast growing Italian type chard. Compact, upright habit dark green leaves and white stems, up to 30-40cm tall. Suitable for growing over winter in a greenhouse. Sow from May until mid July in rows 30 cm apart. Sow seeds 2.5 cm deep and 2 cm between the seeds. Leaf beet is an easy to grow leaf crop, it will grow well even in poor soils. Can be cut several times and will tolerate some frost.