Chard – Properties and medicinal uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Beta vulgaris L. cv. vulgaris BOTANICAL FAMILY: Chenopodiaceae OTHER NAMES: Sea kale chard, Swiss chard, Seakale-beet, leaf beet. DESCRIPTION Chard is the stalks and green leaves of ‘Beta vulgaris’ L. ssp. vulgaris’ cv. ‘Vulgaris’, a herbaceous plant of the botanical family Chenopodiaceae. Even though chard is among the oldest green leafy vegetables, very…… Continue reading Chard – Properties and medicinal uses