chard plant

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Noun1.chard plant - beet lacking swollen rootchard plant - beet lacking swollen root; grown as a vegetable for its edible leaves and stalks
chard, leaf beet, spinach beet, Swiss chard - long succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
beet, Beta vulgaris, common beet - biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root; widely cultivated as a food crop
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The result generally showed about 50% drop in height of Swiss chard plant at 100% leachate irrigation compared with the distilled and tap water irrigated treatments which recorded 37.7 cm height at eight weeks after transplant.
Underneath where our climbing beans are getting up their poles, the self-sown seeds from a rainbow chard plant left in last year are sprouting into lovely succulent leaves.
Use a single chard plant as the centerpiece for a small collection of culinary herbs that have been planted together in a broad container.
Between the vines, lizards flit around through the tall grass, fennel and mint, stray zucchini and chard plants. Occasionally, parsley springs from the crook of a vine and when a vine dies, it's replaced by a new one, leaving old and new next to each other.