Even though this one looks a lot like its close cousin, spinach, with its green and wrinkly leaves growing upright, it’s actually related to beetroots. There are as many ways to use this plant as there are different colours of its stalk. These include; pink, purple, gold, orange, red and white and other variations. The versatility of the rainbow chard adds to the nutritional benefits it has to offer. Chard is a plant that keeps on giving, all you need to do is get them in the soil and soon you’ll have a rainbow assortment in your garden.