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SKU Code: V 394
Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 100
Seed per gram: Approx. 620
Popular Italian vegetable with a unique texture, flavour and colour. A red round leaf variety forms a heart at ground level during the cooler months.
These red leafed chicories are delicious winter salads from autumn to spring. Pick the young leaves when required.
It prefers moist fertile well-drained soil but grows well in almost any garden soil in a sunny position.
Tropical: All Seasons
Temperate: Early Spring to Late Summer
Cool: Spring & Autumn
Sow: 6mm deep
Sow direct or grow in trays.
Plant space: 20cm
Row Space: 30cm
Germination: 5-7 days
Maturity: 10 weeks
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.