Chicory- Red Rib

Cichorium intybus Open Pollinated

  • Perennial leafy green
  • Green indented leaves with red ribs
  • Great for baby leaf

Standard seed packet, 200 seeds
$1.50

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Description

'Chicory- Red Rib' seeds

Cichorium intybus

  • Perennial leafy green
  • Green indented leaves with red ribs
  • Great for baby leaf

A perennial (usually grown as an annual) leafy green vegetable with indented dark green leaves with red ribs. Leaves have a pleasant, slightly bitter flavour. Can be eaten raw or cooked. Great for salads and a good variety for baby leaf. Slow bolting. Easy to grow.

Also known as 'Italian dandelion'.

Seeds per gram: 600
Product code: I2-04

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Best Months to Sow
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Temperate
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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Spring and autumn
Germination 4-7 days @ 15-18°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Perennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing 30cm
Plant Spacing 20cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 50-65 days

*Notes: Leaves can be used as required or whole plant can be harvested at once.

How To Grow

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