Growing Chard in Containers
Swiss chard is one of those plants that’s both delicious and ornamental. The deep green leaves blend into bright red and purple hues, which look beautiful on an apartment balcony or patio. Chard is also an easy plant to harvest and makes a great addition to both cooked and fresh dishes. While you might be used to seeing it braised, cooked low and slow with a meat entree, you can also use it in classic salads. Learn about growing chard in pots when you explore our introductory guide.