Storage

For longer term storage Chard can be frozen like Spinach. This is useful for those times when the plants are producing far more than you can use immediately.

Storage Req: Freezer
Storage Temp: 32°F
Storage Length: days

Use the leaves immediately after harvest, as they are thin and don’t keep for very long (only a few days in the fridge in a plastic bag).

Storage Req: Refrigerator
Storage Temp: 35-40°F
Storage Length: 1-5 days