Yellow Chard microgreens - Gilė Sprout

Sprouting Instructions

Yellow Chard microgreens

Mild and pretty? Yellow and tasty? What? Yes, it’s yellow chard microgreens!

Step 1: Choosing seeds (Day 1)

instructions

Choose organic raw yellow chard seeds.

Step 2: Medium, tray preparation and planting (Day 1)

  • instructions
  • instructions

You can choose any tray you want: plastic, clay or wooden. For yellow chard microgreens growing we will use soil and our signature tray. The ground layer in a tray should be about 3-4 centimeters. Sprinkle the soil.

Scatter yellow chard seeds thickly over the moist soil. Seeds should beautifully cover the ground, but not be one on top of another. Water them again with sprayer. Watering is needed every day. The earth should be neither dry nor too wet.

Step 3: Adding vermiculite and covering (Day 1)

  • instructions
  • instructions

A little trick that we like to use, is adding vermiculite. It keeps the moisture longer.

Step 4: Checking humidity level and progress (day 2-3)

  • instructions
  • instructions

Check the moisture level daily. Let them grow!

Step 5: Growing and watering (Day 4-5)

  • instructions
  • instructions

if you are using our LED shelf, do not forget that plants also need to sleep. Keep the lights on for 14-16 hours a day or just turn it off when you go to bed and turn on in the morning. Remember to water your plants. Best in the morning. Young sprouts should be sprayed and older plants should be sprayed and sprinkled.

Step 6: Process (Day 6-7)

  • instructions
  • instructions

Watch them getting bigger and bigger everyday!

Step 7: Process (Day 9)

instructions

Be patient, getting there!

Step 8: Harvesting and eating (Day 12)

instructions

On the 9th to 12th day of cultivation, fresh yellow chard microgreens can already be enjoyed. We suggest you taste them every day and decide when the taste is the best for you. It is recommended to use kitchen scissors for cutting. Cut over the ground. You can cut them as much as you need for one day or cut them all and keep in the refrigerator like any other salad in a plastic bag or container.

Yellow chard microgreens taste is like a mix of beetroot and spinach. Amazing colors and pleasant flavor make these greens a great choice to add to any salad. Growing yellow chard is simple even for beginners so grab organic seeds, accessories and of course, shelf with LED grow lights from our SHOP and begin!

Log in Sign up

Log in

Sign up

I agree to these terms and conditions*

close
0
Your Cart