A reliable, popular variety with large dark green, crinkled leaves growing up to 60cm long with thick white stalks.
Grows and produces abundantly all year. One year old plants will go to seed in the Spring and need replacing. If you have the space allow them to go to seed and you'll have new plants popping up all over the place.
Silverbeet - Fordhook Giant
Full to part sun, in well drained soil. They will suffer in the hotter months so will appreciate additional watering. Mulching heavily helps.