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Chive Herb Seed

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Chive Herb Seed

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  • Long-lasting, perennial herb
  • Can be harvested all summer long
  • Pom-pom-shaped, lavender flowers
  • Pleasant, mild, onion-like flavor
  • Ideal for edible landscapes
Chives are a must-have herb that are as pretty as they are flavorful--and they're a favorite of pollinators. A relative of the onion, this long-lasting, perennial herb has edible cylindrical, hollow leaves and lavender, pom-pom-shaped flowers that bloom in early summer. The leaves can be harvested all summer long. Chives are ideal for planting in herb gardens, the vegetable garden, containers or the edible landscape. Many home cooks love to grow them near a door so it's easy to walk outdoors and snip a few leaves to flavor potatoes, eggs, soups, sauces and salads. The leaves have a pleasant, mild onion flavor. 80-90 DAYS
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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2022 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
4B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
8A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
9A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
10A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
Last Order Date All Grow Zones:Oct 24, 2022

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  • Botanical Name: Allium schoenoprasum Herb
  • Height: 18-22 inches
  • Spacing: 12-18 inches
  • Depth:Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. Place plants at the same level as they were in the pot.
  • Spread:18-22 inches
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Pollinator:Attracts honey bees and wild bees.
  • Yield: Leaves continue to grow and return after harvest through the summer.
  • Color: Green leaves with lavender flowers.
  • Size: 250 Seed Packet
  • Fruit: Cylindrical, hollow leaves, and lavender flowers, are both edible and add a pleasantly mild onion flavor. Best when used fresh, because heat destroys their flavor. As soon as leaves are big enough to cut, they can be harvested, and they will continue to g
  • Days To Maturity: 80-90 Days
  • Zone: 4-8
  • Germination: 14-21 Days
  • Form: Herb, Chives
  • Soil Requirements: Dry Soil
  • Seed Count: 250 Seed Packet
  • Pruning: Pruning is not necessary.
  • Foliage: Long, cylindrical, hollow leaves.

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