Chicory Seeds - Cichorium intybus - Wildflower
Chicory - Cichorium intybus
Approximate height: 1 - 1.5 m
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Rich but well-drained soil in sun.
When to sow: Spring, summer, early autumn
Also known as Blue Sailors, Succory and Witloof, Chicory is a tall plant with numerous beautiful blue flowers along its stem.
Hoverflies, (whose larvae prey on aphids), are particularly fond of chicory.
The fresh young leaves and the blue flowers can be added to salads.
Contents: Approximately 400 seeds / 0.5 g
All our seed packets include sowing instructions.
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