Chives Seeds - Allium schoenoprasum - Culinary herb
Chives - Allium schoenoprasum
Type: Hardy Perennial Herb
Approximate height: Up to 30 cm
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Prefers rich moist soil in sun but will tolerate most soils and conditions.
When to sow: Late spring or summer outdoor, anytime indoors
Mild onion flavoured grass-like leaves with very pretty (edible) purplish/pink globe flowers.
Fresh chopped leaves can be added to salads, sauces, omelettes etc., wherever a mild onion flavour is required.
The flowers are very attractive to bumble bees.
Contents: Approximately 300 seeds / 1 g
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