Red Ribs Chicory

Cichorium intybus
Red Ribs Chicory 400 seeds pkt
  • Vegetable / salad green
  • Heirloom variety from Italy
  • Great for baby leaf

$2.75 inc GST

Chicory Red Ribs

$2.75 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Stunning red ribs and deep green leaves make this chicory a real eye-catcher. Chicory is a must for any mesclun mix or Italian salad as it adds great flavour and colour.

Chicory is only slightly more bitter than Cos lettuce and is a great salad green during cooler weather.

Frost and drought tolerant, it does well in most soils as well as pots.

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Punnets
Planting Depth: 5mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 4 - 7 days at 8-20C
Life Cycle: Annual
Row Spacing: 40cm
Plant Spacing: 30cm
Position: Full sun
Days to maturity/flowering: 65-90 days
Other: Protect from Aphids and caterpillars
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