Silverbeet Photo
Health Rating
Recommend Daily in Limited Supply
Latin Name
Beta vulgaris subsp. vulgaris


Silverbeet, also known as Swiss chard, is a leafy vegetable with a strong tangy flavor. The leaves have a similar consistency to spinach. Silverbeet is also known for its large middle stalk, which comes in many colors from bright white to red and yellow.

For Your Pet

Unpopular with humans, silverbeet is a fantastic everyday vegetable for your rabbit. With a healthy source of vitamins C, E, and K, as well as beta-carotene, zinc, folate, and calcium, your pet will be so happy eating this vegetable.


Silverbeet is a recommended vegetable to feed your pet daily but
in a limited supply.


If you need help figuring out how much to feed your pet, click on the link below: 
This calculator makes figuring this all out easy, and sort of fun. As you know, we’re all about fun! 

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