NC State Floriculture

Ruby Red / Rhubarb Chard

Ruby Red

  • Beta vulgaris
  • Deep green crumpled leaves 
  • Purplish-red or bright red petioles and midribs
  • Tall growth habit, excellent as a specimen in the landscape
  • Suggested PGRs: Do not apply if sold as an edible crop; B-Nine foliar spray at 2500 ppm (2 to 3 weeks after potting).
  • Suggested fertility: 200 ppm N CLF

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