Swiss Chard – A Leafy Vegetable that Make Top 3 in Powerhouse Vegetables List


Swiss Chard – A Leafy Vegetable Make Top 3 in Powerhouse Vegetables List – 40 Seeds
Chard has highly nutritious leaves and is considered to be one of the most healthful vegetables available, making it a popular addition to healthful diets. Chard has become one of the top 3 powerhouse vegetables according to a new study by the Researchers from William Paterson University, USA. These beautiful red-green spinach like leafs will be an excellent addition to your salad.
You will be surprised by their nutritional facts below:
Swiss Chard, chopped, boiled
1.00 cup
175.00 grams

Calories: 35
GI: very low

Nutrient Amount DRI/DV
(%) Nutrient
Density World’s Healthiest
Foods Rating
vitamin K
572.77 mcg 636.4 327.3 excellent
vitamin A
535.85 mcg RAE 59.5 30.6 excellent
vitamin C
31.50 mg 42.0 21.6 excellent
150.50 mg 37.6 19.4 excellent
0.29 mg 32.2 16.6 excellent
0.58 mg 29.0 14.9 excellent
960.75 mg 27.4 14.1 excellent
vitamin E
3.31 mg (ATE) 22.1 11.3 excellent
3.96 mg 22.0 11.3 excellent
3.67 g 14.7 7.5 very good
50.23 mg 11.8 6.1 very good
vitamin B2
0.15 mg 11.5 5.9 very good
101.50 mg 10.2 5.2 very good
vitamin B6
0.15 mg 8.8 4.5 very good
phosphorus 57.75 mg 8.2 4.2 very good
3.29 g 6.6 3.4 very good
pantothenic acid
0.29 mg 5.8 3.0 good
0.58 mg 5.3 2.7 good
vitamin B1
0.06 mg 5.0 2.6 good
vitamin B3
0.63 mg 3.9 2.0 good
15.75 mcg 3.9 2.0 good
1.57 mcg 2.9 1.5 good
Growing Instructions:
They are very easy to grow & easy to maintain. Seeds need minimum 20°C to germinate. Soak the seeds in water for about one hour before planting and sow them in 8mm deep and 10cm apart in a sunny, well-drained position. Germinates between 3-5 weeks, depending on the weather condition.
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