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Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 80
Heirloom 'Witloof' chicory originated in Belgium in the mid-1800s produces small creamy white heads around 15cm long with a mild nutty flavour.
Use in salads, stir-fried, grilled, baked and sautéed.
Witloof is Flemish for "white leaf."
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.