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Garlic Chives Seeds - Allium tuberosum - Culinary herb

Type: Hardy Perennial Herb
Approximate height: Up to 30 cm
Flowering Time: Summer
Site and soil type: Prefers rich moist soil in sun
When to sow: Mid-spring to late summer
Where to sow Outside, direct into soil. Inside, into pots or modules
Packet contents: Approximately 180 seeds / 0.9 g

Garlic Chives have grass-like flattened leaves with a mild garlic flavour and pretty white flowers that are very popular with pollinators.

Fresh chopped leaves can be added to salads, sauces, omelettes etc.


  • An "RHS Plants for Pollinators" plant **

All our seed packets include sowing instructions.

Jemima’s Garden seeds are plastic free and reyclable. They’re contained in an inner glassine envelope, (made from pine wood cellulose), and an outer Kraft paper seed packet. Any shipping packaging is also plastic free and recyclable.

Key to symbols:

🐛 A food plant for the caterpillar

🦋 Provides nectar for the adult moth or butterfly

🦇 Listed in: Bat Conservation Trust Encouraging bats, A guide for bat-friendly gardening and living

🦇 (RHS)  Listed in the RHS Plants for Bats list

** RHS Plants for Pollinators. The RHS Plants for Pollinators mark is only given to plants that support pollinating insects. Find out more at

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