100-120 days to harvest
A 19th century French variety known for its blue-colored leaves that turn purple after the first cold spell. Stalks grow to 20 inches and are sweet and flavorful. Extremely hardy all the way to zone 3. Great for short growing seasons and winter harvest.
Start indoors 4 weeks before last frost
Germination 5-7 Days
Transplant outdoors 6 to 10 inches apart